46th Annual Detachment Convention

July 5 to July 8, 2018

The 46th Annual Detachment Convention will be held July 5 to July 8, 2018 at the Orlando World Center Marriott . The hotel is located 8701 World Center Drive, Orlando, FL 32821. This is located across from Sea World (See map below).

The 46th Annual Detachment Convention of the Sons of The American Legion is where the attendees get the final year end reports of the Detachment Committees and Commissions, Squadrons receive their awards, conduct business of the Detachment and elect the Detachment Officers for the following year.

The room rate for Orlando World Center Marriott is as follows: Deluxe Deluxe King or a Double Room – $138 (plus tax)

For Reservations cal (407) 239-4200

Be sure to ask for the AMERICAN LEGION room block!

Cut-off date for reservations is June 1, 2018

46th Annual Detachment Convention Schedule

This schedule is tentative and subject to change without notice
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Thursday July 5, 2018
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Delegate Registration -Outside Meeting Hall – Crystal J1/J2
Friday July 6, 2018
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Delegate Registration -Outside Meeting Hall – Crystal J1/J2
12:30pm – 1:15pm Pre-Convention Detachment Executive Committee Meeting – Crystal J1/J2
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Delegate Registration -Outside Meeting Hall – Crystal J1/J2
1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

45th Annual Detachment Convention Opening Session – Crystal J1/J2

– Detachment Officers Reports
– Guest Speakers
– Convention Commission and Committee Meetings

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Past Commanders Club Meeting – Crystal J1/J2
Saturday July 7, 2018
7:30 am am – 12:00 pm Delegate Registration -Outside Meeting Hall – Crystal J1/J2
8:00 am – 11:30 am

46th Annual Detachment Convention General Session – Crystal J1/J2

– Memorial Service
– General Business
– Commission and Committee Reports
– Keynote Speaker
– Area Caucuses

11:30 am – 1:15 pm Recess for Lunch (on your own)
1:15 pm – 3:00 pm 46th Annual Detachment Convention Elections and Installation of Officers
– Election of Detachment Officers
– Ratification of District Commanders and District Vice Commanders
– Installation of Detachment Officers, District Commanders and District Vice Commanders
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Post-Convention Detachment Executive Committee – Crystal J1/J2
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Ambassador’s Course – Crystal J1
(All Detachment Officers, Commission & Committee Chairmen)
3:30pm – 5:00pm District Commander’s Training – Crystal J2
(All District Commanders & Vice Commanders)
Sunday July 8, 2018
8:30 am – 9:00 am Joint Religious Service – Grand Ballroom 1-7