Friday, January 27, 2012

Military Forum at Madigan


Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber

Date & Time:  WEDNESDAY, February 8, 7:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Place: Madigan Army Medical Center
Price:  $5 estimated for a good breakfast buffet.
Information: Janice Hutchins, (253) 683.4882
RSVP:  DUE 12 noon, Feb. 3 (Friday)

The next Military Affairs Forum will be Wednesday, February 8, 7:30 a.m. at Madigan Army Medical Center.

Col. Dallas Homas, Commander, will give us a briefing about Madigan's current operations, followed by congressional updates and then a short tour of the facility highlighting technology, community and green efforts, and the new WTB barracks. 

The breakfast will be at the dining hall and is cash only.  Less than $5 usually covers a good breakfast. 

Registration will be through the Chamber ( and meeting notices will give you directions on the registration procedure.

Reservations due by Feb. 3!

Maps and gate passes (arrival at 0715) will be sent out via email to registered attendees who register through the Chamber. Those who do not register early will need to be at the main JBLM gate at 0600 to get a pass.

Military Affairs Forums

Please note we are coordinating with Sen. Murray’s staff in a collaborative effort to reschedule her presentation.  At this time, that is most likely to be the late February Congressional recess.

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April 24      Scott Citizen-Soldier of the Year w/ Kiwanis Club
May 7-11    Washington-to-Washington, D.C./Pentagon
June 13       Evergreen Fleet Cruise

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