Welcome to the Commander’s Monthly Calendar page. The purpose of this page is to let our members know of some of the events that your Department Commander and his staff will be attending. If you would like to attend one of these events please contact me by phone or email at 732-657-3243, (cell) 732-580-9266 or

        DEPARTMENT CALENDAR   (approved 7/23/2017)

July 16 DCA Meeting at 9:30 AM –  Hosted by Ocean County Post 178
July 30 ** Shimkowitz/Cirkus Picnic at Lyons Veterans HospitalNoon
Sept 17 DCA Meeting at 9:30 AM – Hosted by Jersey Shore Post 125
Nov 11 Veterans’ Day
Nov 19 DCA Meeting at 9:30 AM – location tbd
Dec 2 Annual Chanukah, Christmas and Kwanzaa Lighting Event – NJ Vietnam Education Center & Museum at PNC Bank Arts Center – 6:30 PM
Dec 7 Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Dec 14 **  Annual Holiday Party at Vineland Veterans Memorial Home – 1:30 PM
Feb 12-15 March on the Hill – Washington, D.C.
Mar 18 DCA Meeting at 9:30 AM – Hosted by Seth Dvorin Post 972
April 22 Yom HaShoah Service at 2:00 PM – Menlo Park Veterans Memorial Home
April 29 Legislative Breakfast at 9:15 AM – Clarion Hotel, Toms River
 May 6 Department of NJ Award submissions are due.
May 6 DCA Meeting at 9:30 AM – Hosted by Furer-Barag-Wolf Post 126
May 25  ** 71th Annual JWV Memorial Service
at Beverly NJ National VA Cemetery at 10:45 AM hosted by Post 126
May 29 Memorial Day
June 24 87th Annual Department Convention – TBD

 ** Denotes Annual Post events

Check the JWV Department of NJ website for calendar updates:
DCA Meetings are normally the 3rd Sunday of odd numbered months, Sept. through July.
Posts:  Should not schedule events on days which conflict with the above schedule.
Also, no events are to be scheduled on Shabbat or Jewish High Holidays.

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