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Annual Summer Picnic

The event will commence at 4:30 PM, with a catered buffet by Carolina Blue available from 6:00 PM, and will feature cocktails, beer, wine and soda together with a smoked bistro filet, barbecued chicken, roasted asparagus, macaroni & cheese, salad, rolls and dessert. A tent will be provided as a shield from any weather elements,  … Read more

The annual meeting for members of the Pennsylvania Commandary of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion will be held on Wednesday, June 6th at The Corinthian Yacht Club. Business Meeting will start at 5:30pm.

Sponsored by the Union League of Philadelphia Civil War military units, civilians, and heritage groups are welcome and encouraged to march in the parade through Philadelphia to Independence Hall to honor President Lincoln on his birthday. Color Guards, Firing Party, music, and wreaths are appreciated. The PA-Commandery will march as a unit in the parade  … Read more

The Underground Railroad in Pennsylvania Civil War & Emancipation Studies at Temple University (CWEST) sponsors the 15th annual Black History Conference at 1:00pm in Walk Auditorium, Ritter Hall on 13th Street & Cecil B. Moore Ave on Main Campus of Temple University. Free and open to the public. Speakers, books, discussion and displays. RSVP Contact  … Read more

Honoring the great Black equal rights and military leader Octavius V. Catto. Wreath-Laying ceremony will take place at Octavius V. Catto Memorial at the Southwest corner of City Hall. The PA-Commandery will make appropriate remarks and place a wreath during these ceremonies. All military units, period civilians, veterans and heritage groups are encouraged to participate.  … Read more

The Commander of The Pennsylvania Commandery of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States requests the honor of your presence to celebrate the birthday of the Nation’s 16th President, Abraham Lincoln. Date Friday Evening, February 23rd, 2018 Location The Historic Philadelphia Club located at 1301 Walnut Street in Philadelphia. Evening Agenda  … Read more