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 pmDelegate Registration -Outside Meeting Hall – Crystal J1/J2
Friday July 6, 2018
8:00 am – 12:00 pmDelegate Registration -Outside Meeting Hall – Crystal J1/J2
12:30pm – 1:15pmPre-Convention Detachment Executive Committee Meeting – Crystal J1/J2
1:00 pm – 4:00 pmDelegate 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 pmPast Commanders Club Meeting – Crystal J1/J2
Saturday July 7, 2018
7:30 am am – 12:00 pmDelegate 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 pmRecess for Lunch (on your own)
1:15 pm – 3:00 pm46th 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 pmPost-Convention Detachment Executive Committee – Crystal J1/J2
3:30 pm – 4:30 pmAmbassador’s Course – Crystal J1
(All Detachment Officers, Commission & Committee Chairmen)
3:30pm – 5:00pmDistrict Commander’s Training – Crystal J2
(All District Commanders & Vice Commanders)
Sunday July 8, 2018
8:30 am – 9:00 amJoint Religious Service – Grand Ballroom 1-7