Biennial Convention

Biennial

Convention

30th Biennial Women Marines Association (WMA) Convention & Professional Development Conference


WHEN: August 30- September 3, 2018
WHERE: Crystal Gateway Marriott
MORE INFO: Convention@womenmarines.org
SAVE THE DATE:   Save the Date PDF Download



Accommodations

Crystal Gateway Marriott
1700 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Arlington, VA 22202
Make your hotel reservation online https://goo.gl/8N2SfA OR by calling the hotel directly at (703) 920-3230   
Identify handicap room needs when you book your reservations. Tell them you are with WMA for the preferred room rates of $99 plus taxes and fees.
Proudly hosted by DC-1 and VA-1

REGISTRATION
Late Fee of $10 will be charged after 30 July 2018 A fee of $50 will be charged for cancellation after 1 Aug 2018 No refunds after 10 Aug 2018.  Refunds will be mailed 30 days after convention finalization.

A SEPARATE FORM IS NEEDED FOR EACH ATTENDEE IF YOU MAIL IN YOUR REGISTRATION.

 

Announcements:

29 August: DON’T MISS THIS HISTORIC EVENT: There will be a commemorative ceremony to mark the gravesite of Opha May Johnson, the first female to enlist in the U.S. Marine Corps, in August 1918.  Buses will depart the Crystal Gateway Marriott at Noon to travel to the Rock Creek Cemetery.  Transportation will be provided free of charge

30 August - 0830-1130: U.S. Capitol Tour – While at the 2018 Centennial Convention, why not take a free tour of the U.S. Capitol. We will coordinate your tour, but transportation will be on your own...POV, Uber, Lyft, Taxi is a 15 min ride.  Metro accessible with a 3 block walk.  

If you plan to attend any or all of these events, please click HERE to register.



SCHEDULED CONVENTIONS:  2020 Omaha, NE 2022 Phoenix, AZ

Past Conventions:

1962 -- Cleveland, OH
1964 -- St. Louis, MO
1966 -- New Orleans, LA
1968 -- San Francisco, CA
1970 -- Philadelphia, PA
1972 -- Honolulu, HI
1974 -- Galveston, TX
1976 -- Boston, MA
1978 -- T.S.S.MARDI GRAS Cruise, FL
1980 -- Seattle, WA
1982 -- Scottsdale, AZ
1984 -- French Lick, IN
1986 -- Buena Park, CA
1988 -- Savannah, GA
1990 -- Denver, CO
1992 -- San Diego, CA
1994 -- Orlando, FL
1996 -- San Antonio, TX
1998 -- Las Vegas, NV
2000 -- Washington, DC
2002 -- Minneapolis, MN
2004 -- San Diego, CA
2006 -- Louisville, KY
2008 -- Houston, TX
2010 -- Denver, CO
2012 -- Philadelphia, PA
2014 -- Kansas City, MO
2016 -- Portland, OR


Thank you to our convention sponsors

Without you, we would never be able to take care of our Marines.



 

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