US Marine Riders Association     

JANUARY   2018 -


NATIONAL LAW ENFORCEMENT APPRECIATION DAY


4      THU    ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

13    SAT      CHOW / GATHERING, Frisch's, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

28   SUN     CHOW / GATHERING, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY


FYI -

1    Mon    New Year's Day

8    Tue     GWRRA Meeting, Dave & Busters, Florence, KY

9    Tue     National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day 

27  Sat      National Holocaust Remembrance Day

27  Sat      US - Vietnam Peace Accord (1973)

28  Sun    US - Vietnam Cease Fire (1973)


GWRRA = Gold Wing Road Riders Association

FEBRUARY   2018 -


1      THU    ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

2     FRI     FUNERAL (S.I) RALPH L NEVILLE  1StSgt/USMC-Retired, Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North,                                                       Willliamstown, KY

10   SAT      CHOW / GATHERING, Frisch's, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

10-11            EASY RIDER BIKE SHOW TOUR, Columbus, OH  

17    SAT      NKY YOUNG MARINES - TAKE THE POLAR PLUNGE, Joe's Crab Shack, Bellevue, KY

23   FRI       NORTHERN KENTUCKY YOUNG MARINES "FISH FRY", Ft Wright Civic Center, 115 Kennedy Rd, Ft Wright, KY 

24   SAT      NORTHERN KENTUCKY YOUNG MARINES  "INFORMATIONAL SESSION", Kenton County Library, 

                     401 Kenton Lands Rd, Erlanger, KY 

25   SUN     CHOW / GATHERING, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

26   MON   SPC ZACHARY SOLMON 5K MEETING, Boone County Library, Union, KY


FYI -

1     Thu    National Freedom Day

9 -18         77th Annual Daytona Bike Week, Daytona Beach, Fl (www.officialbikeweek.com)

12   Mon   Lincoln's Birthday

13   Tue     GWRRA Meeting, Dave & Busters, Florence, KY

14   Wed   Valentine's Day

15   Thu     Sinking of he U.S.S. Maine (1898)

17    Sat     Polar Plunge, Joe's Crab Shack, Bellevue, KY

19   Mon   President's Day

19   Mon   73rd Anniversary of the Assault on Iwo Jima (1945)

22   Thu    Washington's Birthday

23   Fri      Anniversary of the Flag Raising on Iwo Jima (1945)

27   Tue     Battle of Java Sea (1942)

28   Wed   Persian Gulf War Ends (1991)


GWRRA   =   Gold Wing Road Riders Association

NKY          =   Northern Kentucky

V,S,E,I      =   Visitation, Service, Escort, Internment

MARCH   2018 - 


1    THU     POW/ MIA MEMORIAL RIDE MEETING, Highland Heights High School, Highland Heights, KY

1     THU    ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

3     SAT     HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE US NAVY RESERVE (1915-2018) 

4     SUN    NORTHERN KENTUCKY YOUNG MARINES "INFORMATIONAL SESSION", Kenton County Library, 

                    401 Kenton County Library Erlanger, KY 

8     THU    TUSKEGEE AIRMAN LEE EDWARDS SPEAKING, Boone Cty Library, Burlington, KY 

9     FRI      NORTHERN KENTUCKY YOUNG MARINES "FISH  FRY", Ft Wright Civic Center, 115 Kennedy Rd, Ft Wright, KY 

10   SAT     CHOW / GATHERING, Frisch's, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

16  FRI     FUNERAL (V,S) MARVIN A. RECORD - US Army & Vietnam Veteran, California, KY

23   FRI      NORTHER KENTUCKY YOUNG MARINES "FISH FRY", Ft Wright Civic Center, 115 Kennedy Rd, Ft Wright, KY

25   SUN     CHOW / GATHERING, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

25   SUN     NORTHERN KENTUCKY YOUNG MARINES "INFORMATION SESSION", Larosa'a Pizza, Edgewood, KY 

27  TUE    FUNERAL  (V)  BENNIE D. WILSON - US Army & Vietnam Veteran, Carollton, KY

29  THU     NATIONAL VIETNAM VETERANS DAY 

31   SAT      HAIL & FAIR WELL - ENSIGN DAKOTA RICHTER, USCG, NKY KENTUCKY YOUNG MARINES, Drill Day, Ft Wright, KY


FYI -

9 - 18        77th Annual Daytona Bike Week, Daytona Beach, Fl

11   Sun    Daylight Saving Time Begins

11   Sun    Walneck's Motorcycle Swap Meet, Clark County Fairgrounds, Springfield, OH

17   Sat     St Patrick's Day

17   Sat     CCM of NKY (Indian) Open House, Walton, KY

20  Tue    Spring Begins


V,S,E,I    =  Visitation, Service, Escort, Internment

APRIL   2018 -


2       MON     WELCOME HOME CEREMONY - SSG PAUL BRONDHAVER, US Army (Ret), Independence, KY 

2       MON   FUNERAL (V)    MARION C. SCHADLER, US Army & WWII Veteran, Independence, KY

3       TUE     FUNERAL (S,I) MARION C. SCHADLER, US Army & WWII Veteran, Independence, KY

5       THU      ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY (Cancelled)

7       SAT       13th ANNUAL LET US NEVER FORGET DINNER, Oasis Golf Club & Conference Center, Loveland, OH 

14     SAT       CHOW / GATHERING, Frisch's, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

16    MON    FUNERAL (E,I)  JOSEPH J. PARROCK SR, US Navy, Erlanger, KY

22     SUN      CHOW / RIDE, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

23     MON    HAPPY BIRTHDAY - US ARMY RESERVE (1908-2018)

27     FRI       KELLY ELEMENTARY HONORS HOMETOWN HEROES, Burlington, KY

30     MON    SOLMON 5K RUN MEETING, Boone County Library, Union, KY


FYI -

1      Sun    Easter

1      Sun    April Fools Day

9      Mon  National Former Prisoner of War Recognition Day 

10    Tue    GWRRA Meeting, Dave & Busters, Florence, KY

12 -15        TN Spring Fling (GWRRA), Pigeon Forge, TN 

14     Sat    US Air Force Reserve Birthday (1948-2018)

17     Tue   Honor Flight (CVG), Hebron, KY

28    Sat    GWRRA Tech Day, Walton, KY

29    Sun   GWRRA - Portsmouth Murals Run, Portsmouth, OH (Cancelled)


CVG          =  Cincinnati Airport, Hebron, KY

GWRRA   =  Gold Wing Road Riders Association

V,S,E,I      =   Visitation, Service, Escort, Internment

MAY   2018 -


MOTORCYCLE AWARENESS MONTH

MILITARY APPRECIATION MONTH

NATIONAL POLICE WEEK


1    TUE    FUNERAL  (S,E)  KENNETH COLE, US Army & Vietnam Veteran, Carrollton, KY

1     TUE     POW / MIA MEMORIAL RIDE MEETING, Ft Thomas Reserve Center, Ft Thomas, KY

3     THU    ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

4     FRI      MOTORCYCLE ESCORT FOR GOLDSTARS TRIBUE WALL, Wilder, KY

4 - 7            GOLDSTARS TRIBUTE WALL, Taylor Mill, KY 

5     SAT     RUN FOR THE SON (CMA), Richwood Flea Market, Richwood, KY - Cancelled

19   SAT     HONOR THOSE WHO SERVE, CCM of NKY Indian Dealership, Walton, KY 

23  WED   POW / MIA MEMORIAL RIDE (RT), Army Reserve Center, 75 Carmel Manor Dr, Ft Thomas, KY 

24 - 28       RIDE TO THE WALL (RT), Washington, D.C.

26   SAT    FALLEN HEROES RIDE, 7906 Alexandria Pike, Alexandria, KY (sef)

27   SUN    CHOW / RIDE, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

28  MON   FLORENCE MEMORIAL DAY PARADE & CEREMONIES, Florence Gov't Center, Florence, KY 

28  MON   MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE, KY VETERANS CEMETERY NORTH, Williamstown, KY 


FYI -

2 - 6           20th Thunder Beach Spring Motorcycle Rally, Panama City, FL

6     Sun     30th Anniversary Bike Blessing & Poke Run (AFR), American Legion Post 199, Harrison, OH 

8     Tue     V-E Day

8     Tue     GWRRA Meeting, Dave & Busters, Florence, KY

11    Fri       Military Spouse Appreciation Day 

13   Sun     Mother's Day

13   Sun     Mother's Day Bike Show, Richwood Flea Market, Richwood, KY 

13 - 19       National Police Week

16 - 25       Run to the Wall XXX, Washington, D.C.

19   Sat      Armed Forces Day

19   Sat      Biker Against Child Abuse, Elks Club, Florence, KY 

19   Sat      Colerain Veterans Memorial Benefit, American Legion Post 513, Cincinnati, OH 

19   Sat      The American Dawgs Poker Run & Pig Roast, Harrison, OH 

19   Sat      Honor Those Who Have Served, CCM of NKY Indian, Walton, KY 

22   Tue    Honor Flight (CVG), Hebron, KY

24   Thu    DAV Recruit Military Cincinnati Job Fair, Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, OH 

28  Mon   Memorial Day


AFR         = American Federation Riders

CMA        =  Christian Motorcylce Associaton

CVG         =  Cincinnati Airport, Hebron, KY 

GWRRA  =  Gold Wing Road Riders Association

RT            =  Rolling Thunder - Cincinnati Chapter

V,S,E,I     =  Visitation, Service, Escort, Internment

JUNE   2018 -


PTSD AWARENESS MONTH


1     FRI      FUNERAL (E,V,I)  ROBERT W. SMITH, US Army Veteran, Florence, KY to Cincinnati, OH

5     MON    SOLMON 5K RUN MEETING, Boone County Library, Union, KY - Cancelled

7     THU    ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

9 - 10          2018 RIDE TO REMEMBER, Batesville, In to Versailles, IN 

9     SAT     CHOW / RIDE, Frisch's, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

13   WED   MILITARY APPRECIATION NIGHT, Florence Freedom Baseball Park, KY 

14   THU    HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE UNITED STATES ARMY (1775-2108)

16   SAT     RIDE TO NATURAL BRIDGE (GWRRA), Slade, KY

24   SUN    CHOW / RIDE, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY (Cancelled)


FYI  -

1     Fri       Vietnam Montage, PeeWee's Place, Crescent Springs, KY

2     Sat      Honda Appreciation Day, Collins Power Sports, Florence, KY

4     Mon   Battle of Midway Begins (1942)

6     Sun    D-Day (1944)

7 - 9           7th Annual US 25 Yard Sale  (sef)

9    Sat       Officer Kim Fallen Officers Memorial Ride, HD of Cincinnati, OH 

9    Sat       NKY Young Marines Recruit Graduation, Elks Lodge, Cold Spring, KY 

12   Tue     GWRRA Meeting, Dave & Busters, Florence, KY

14   Thu     Flag Day

14   Thu     USO - Military Appreciation Day (sef)

16   Sat      Dixie Warthog Annual Memorial Ride, CCM of NKY Indian, Victory, Slingshot,  Walton, KY 

17   Sun     Father's Day

18   Mon   Ride Bike To Work Day

21   Thu     Summer Begins 

22   Tue    GI Bill Signed (1944)

25   Fri      Start of Korean War (1950)


GWRRA  =  Gold Wing Road Riders Association

V,S,E.I     =   Visitation, Service, Escort, Internment

JULY   2018 -


1      SUN     CORVETTES FOR VETS, Smoking This & That Bar-Que, Florence, KY

3     TUE      FLORENCE INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, UC Health Stadium, Florence, KY

5      THU    ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY (Cancelled)

7      SAT     4th FOR OUR  SOLDIERS CELEBRATION, Burlington, KY 

11    WED  FUNERAL (V,S,E,I) DENNIS GLACKEN USAF, Independence, KY

14    SAT      CHOW / RIDE, Frischs, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY (cancelled)

15   SUN    FUNERAL (V,S) COLONEL J.C. LILLY. JR., USMC. Atlanta, GA

18 - 22         TEAM FASTRAX WARRIOR WEEKEND TO REMEMBER, 1711 Run Way, Middletown, OH (sef)

22    SUN    CHOW / RIDE, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY (Cancelled-Weather)

28    SAT     TEDDY BEAR RIDE (ALP4), Florence, KY (Rain Date-8/11) 

30    MON   SOLMON 5K RUN MEETING, Boone County Library, Union, KY


FYI -

3    Tue     Florence Independence Day Celebration

1 - 4           Newport Bike Rally, Newport, KY (Never scheduled)

4    Wed    Independence Day

14   Sat      Corvettes for Vets 2nd Annual Corvette Show, Ft Wright, KY (sef)

19 - 22      Kentucky Bike Rally, Sturgis, KY

26  Thu    American with Disabilities Act Signed (1990)

27   Fri     End of Korean War (1953)


ALP4        =     American Legion Post 4, Florence, KY

SEF           =    Special events flyers of FB or web site

V,S,E,I      =   Visitation, Service, Escort, Internment

AUGUST   2018 -


2     THU    ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

4     SAT     HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE UNITED STATES COAST GUARD (1790-2018)

4     SAT     TEDDY BEAR RIDE, ALP# 11, Newport, KY (sef)

11    SAT     CHOW / RIDE, Frisch's, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

12   SUN    NKY YOUNG MARINES CAR WASH FUNDRAISER, Bailey's Car Wash, Burlington, KY 

17   FRI      HIGHWAY DEDICATION CEREMONY - Medal of Honor Recipient Sgt Charles "Chalkie"  Fleek, USA, Petersburg, KY (sef)

20   MON  SOLMON 5K RUN MEETING, Boone County Library, Union, KY

21   TUE   FUNERAL (V,S,E,I) ROBERT ROBERTS US Army - Vietnam Veteran, Florence, KY

23   THU   VETERANS REFLECTIONS HONORING VETERANS (TVCA), 4600 Houston Rd, Florence, KY 

25  SAT    FUNERAL (V,S,)  RALPH L DAVIS  US Army, Vietnam Era, Taylor Mill, KY

26   SUN    CHOW / RIDE, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

29   WED   HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE US MARINE CORPS RESERVE (1916-2018)


FYI - 

2-5           World's Longest Yard Sale, Hwy 127, Addiston, MI to Gadsden, AL

3 - 7         78th Annual Sturgis Black Hills Motorcycle Rally, Sturgis, SD

4   Sat      Benefit Poker Ride, ALP#256, Loveland, OH

7    Tue    Persian Gulf War Begins (1990)

7    Tue    National Purple Heart Day

11   Sat     Sgt Chad Keith 5k Run, Liberity Park Sam, Batesville, IN 

16 -18      The Blast, Kentucky Rally (GWRRA) Cave City, KY (www.gwrraky.com)

25  Sat     American Heroes Ride, Run, Rock,  Florence Freedom, Florence, KY

28 - 1       Wing Ding 40 (GWRRA), Knoxville, TN (www.wing-ding.org)

28  Tue   Honor Flight (CVG), Hebron, KY

31 -3        Easy Rider Rodeo Tour 2018, Ross County Fair Grounds, Chillicothe, OH (sef)


ALP           =   American Legion Post

CVG          =   Cincinnati Airport, Hebron, KY

GWRRA   =  Gold Wing Road Riders Association

SEF           =   Special Events Flyer on our Web Page

TVCA        =  Tristate Veterans Community Alliance

V,S,E,I      =  Vistation, Service, Escort, Internment

SEPTEMBER   2018 -


4    TUE     ESCORT -THE MOVING WALL THAT HEALS (PGR-IN), Lawrenceburg, IN

5 - 9            VIETNAM MOVING WALL, Milan, IN (sef)

6   THU     ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

6 - 9            EYES OF FREEDOM, Traveling Veterans Tribute, Drew Campbell Memorial commons, Colerain Township, OH (sef)

8    SAT      CHOW / RIDE, Frisch's, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

8 - 9            29th ANNUAL VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE SHOW (DMC), Boone County Fairgrounds, Burlington, KY (sef)

10   MON   SOLMON 5K RUN MEETING, Boone County Library, Union, KY

11    TUE    2018 REMEMBER BENGHAZI MEMORIAL, DAV Headquarters, Cold Spring , KY (sef)

11    TUE     9/11 MEMORIAL SERVICE, Crescent Springs Community Park, Crescent Springs, KY (sef)

13   THU    TUNNEL TO TOWERS MEETING, Crescent Springs Community Park, Crescent Springs, KY

18   TUE     HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE (1947-2918)

22  SAT      TUNNEL TO TOWERS 5K RUN & MOTORCYCLE ESCORT, Crescent Spring, KY

23   SUN    CHOW / RIDE, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

30   SUN    SPC ZACHARY SALMON SOLDIER 5K MEMORIAL RUN, Boone County Arboretum, Union, KY (sef)


FYI - 

28 - 1          Wing Ding 40 (GWRRA), Knoxville, TN

31 - 3          Easy Rider Rodeo Tour 2018, Ross County Fair Grounds, Chillicothe, OH (sef)

1     Sat       Old Timers Day, Rabbit Hash, KY (sef)

2    Sun      V-Day (1942)

3     Mon    Labor Day

8     Sat      Salute a Soldier 5K - Tony Seig, Sunman American Legion, Sunman, IN (sef)

9     Sun     Grandparents Day

11    Tue     Patriot Day

14 - 15        2018 Piqua Bikefest, Piqua, OH

17    Tue    Constitution Day

19 - 23       American Veterans Traveling Tribute Wall (AVTT), Chillicothe, OH

21   Fri       National POW / MIA Recognition Day

22   Sat      Autumn Begins

25   Tue     Honor Flight (CVG), Hebron, KY

26 - 30       American Veterans Traveling Tribute Wall (AVTT), Parkersville, WV

27   Thu     DAV - Recruit Military Veterans Job Fair, Great American Ball Park, Cincinnati, OH (sef)

27   Thu     VET NET - A Night of Networking, Smokin' This & That, Florence, KY (sef)

27 - 29       Wings Over Smokies (GWRRA) Waynesville, NC

30   Sun     Gold Star Mothers Day


CVG           =   Cincinnati Airport, Hebron, KY 

GWRRA    =   Gold Wing Road Riders Association

PGR-IN     =   Patriot Guard Riders - Indiana 

SEF            =   Special Events Flyer on our Web Page

OCTOBER   2018 -


4    THU    ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

13   SAT    HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE UNITED STATES NAVY (1775-2018)

13   SAT    CHOW / RIDE, Frisch's, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

18   SAT    FALL COVERED BRIDGE RIDE, Lebanon, OH (sef)

28  SUN    CHOW / RIDE, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY


FYI -

1 - 7             Myrtle Beach Fall Rally, Myrtle Beach, FL

6     Sat       Newport FOP Ride, Alexandria, KY

8     Mon    Columbus Day

13   Sat       Fall Covered Bridge Ride, Lebanon, OH (sef)

13 - 14        Devils Staircase & Hill Climb,  Oregonia, OH (sef)

14    Sun     Cuban Missile Crisis Begins (1962)

17    Wed    59th Birthday of the Young Marines Program

18 - 21        26th Annual Biketoberfest, Daytona Beach, FL

23   Tue     Honor Flight (CVG), Hebron, KY

24 -28        American Veterans Traveling Tribute Wall (AVTT), Dayton, OH

24 - 28       18th Thunder Autumn Motorcycle Rally, Panama City, FL

25   Thu     US Invades Grenada (1983)

28   Sun     Marine Corps Marathon, Washington, D.C.

31    Wed    Halloween

 

NKY Young Marines Birthday Ball


CVG   =  Cincinnati Airport, Hebron, KY

FOP   =  Fraternal Order of Police

SEF    =  Special Events Flyer of FB or Web Page

NOVEMBER   2018 -


2    FRI     VETERANS APPRECIATION LUNCHEON, SETEC, 3861 Olympic Bldv, Erlanger, KY (sef)

8    THU   ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

8    THU   HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE PATRIOT GUARD RIDERS (2006-2018)

10   SAT    HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS (1775-2018)

10   SAT    DAV 5K RUN TO HONOR VETERANS & MOTORCYCLE ESCORT, Sawyer point, Cincinnati, OH (sef)

11    SUN   HONOR RUN HALF MARATHON, Florence Mall, Florence, KY (sef)

10   SAT    CHOW / RIDE, Frischs, Orphanage Rd, FT Mitchell, KY

25   SUN   CHOW / GATHERING, Frischs, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY


FYI -

4    Sun    Daylight Savings Time Ends

11   Sun    Veterans Day

11   Sun    Veterans Day Program, Florence Gov't Center, Florence, KY

22  Thu    Thanksgiving



Florence Veterans Day Program, Florence Government Center, Florence, KY

Northern Kentucky Veterans Day Observance, Highland Cemetery, Ft Mitchell, KY


SETEC  -  Saint Elizabeth Training and Education Center

DECEMBER   2018 -


6     THU    ALL HANDS MEETING, Sub-Station II, Florence, KY

8     SAT     CHOW / GATHERING, Frisch's, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY

23   SUN    CHOW / GATHERING, Bob Evans, Orphanage Rd, Ft Mitchell, KY


FYI -

7      Fri     Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (1941)

16    Sun   Battle of the Bulge (1944)

21    Fri     Winter Begins

25    Tue   Christmas

31    Mon  New Years Eve