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HUNTSVILLE DEFENSE & SPACE CALENDAR

21 Aug 17



Grab Your Safety Goggles and Go Outside 

and See the Great Eclipse, 21 Aug 17!


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RUNOFF ELECTION IN SEP 2017!


Plan Ahead for the 

AUSA Annual Convention, 9-11 Oct 17!



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Recurring Periodic Meetings (not otherwise listed)


Major Upcoming/In-Process Events:

  • 4 Sep 17 – Labor Day – Federal Holiday

  • 21-23 Sep 17 – 46th Ann. RSA Retiree Apprec. Days

  • 9 Oct 17 – Columbus Day – Federal Holiday

  • 9-11 Oct 17 – AUSA Annual Convention

  • 2-3 Nov 17 – 3rd Ann. Lean Six Sigma Conference

  • 3-12 Nov 17 – Veterans’ Week/Heroes’ Week

  • 11 Nov 17 – Veterans’ Day – Federal Holiday

  • 23 Nov 17 – Thanksgiving Day – Federal Holiday

  • 25 Dec 17 – Christmas Day – Federal Holiday

  • 31 Dec 17 – New Year’s Eve

NOTE: ‘Important Dates’ for CY2017 were added 21-23 Nov 16.


Upcoming Job Fairs:

  • None at this time


NOTES TO THE CALENDAR:

  • For special event information, contact the appropriate protocol office.

  • The POC data provided for each calendar entry represents the best information available.

  • The latest updated Acronym List dated 1Mar10 is available upon request. An update is in preparation.

  • There is an Advanced Planning Calendar if you want to look ahead and avoid conflicts. Just give me a call or email.


CHANGES SINCE 14 Aug

  • 31 Aug 17 – AUSA 13th Ann. Ordway Awds. Lunch – new entry

  • 7 Sep 17 – HASBAT/HSV SOF Lunch/Seminar – data updated

  • 13 Sep 17 – AIAA Lunch – new entry

  • 16 Sep 17 – Moontown Airport Fly-In – new entry

  • 21 Sep 17 – AFCEA/AFA Symp. – new entry

  • NOTE: Important School Dates for 2017-2018 Appear at the End.

  • NOTE: ‘Important Dates’ for CY2017 were added during 21-23 Nov 2016.


AUGUST 2017


  • 21 Aug 17 – MOAA Trip to Nashville – Total Solar Eclipse – details TBD – csdowning@bellsouth.neet – S-28Nov

  • 22 Aug 17 – GEO Huntsville DEMEX – VBC – www.geohuntsville.org

  • 22 Aug 17 – TechRich Bkfst. w/ MDA Primes (0730-1110) – Jackson Ctr. – details TBD

  • 22 Aug 17 – NCMA Lunch (1115-1230) – RSA Conf. Ctr. (Wynn Dr.) – www.ncmahsv.org

  • 22-24 Aug 17 – AUVSI/AFCEA Symp. – VBC – www.auvsipathfinder.com

  • 24-25 Aug 17 – NAITA Intl. Trade Ldshp. Sem. (0800-1700) - ADTRAN (901 Explorer) – www.naita.org

  • 22-25 Aug 17 – TechRich National Tech Summit – VBC - details TBD – WAS 12-16 JUN 17

  • 24 Aug 17 – ADAA Ann. Mbr. Soc. (1600-1900) – Jackson Ctr. - details TBD

  • 25 Aug 17 – W.C.Gardner Mem. Golf Tourn. – HC www.tnwops.com.golfclassic

  • 29 Aug 17 – NASHRM Sm. Bus. Expo (0800-1630) – RFCU Atrium - office@getdss.net – S-4Aug

  • 30 Aug 17 – MOAA Lunch (1100) – The Summit – csdowning@bellcouth.net – S-26Aug

  • 31 Aug 17 – AUSA 13th Ann. Ordway Awds. Lunch (1100-1300) – Jackson Ctr. 

  • – MG Gordon, AL AG – 571 216-0196

  • 4 Sep 17 – Labor Day – Federal Holiday


ADVANCED PLANNING (SEP 2017->)


  • 7 Sep 17 – HASBAT/HSV SOF Lunch/Seminar (0930-1300) – Jackson Ctr. -

  •  Chris Harrington, USSOCOM Sm. Bus. Progs. - 256-202-6772 – www.hasbat.org

  • 9 Sep 17 –Mad Cty. Mil. Her. Aviation Open House (1000-1600) – KMDQ Airport – www.sofhmuseum.org

  • 11 Sep 17 – Patriot Day (2001)

  • 12 Sep 17 – AFCEA Lunch. – details TBD – Mike Schexnayder 256-684-6160

  • 12 Sep 17 – C.A.R.T. Mtg. (0730-0845) – BiZTech - Steve Sizemore,GSA – www.ncmahsv.org

  • 13 Sep 17 – AIAA Lunch (1130-1300) – Dynetics (1004 Explorer) – Mr. Daniel Wade – distribution@hsv.aiaa.org

  • 16 Sep 17 – Moontown Airport Fly-In

  • 18 Sep 17 – Air Force Established (1947)

  • 18-19 Sep 17 – NAITA Export Ctrl. Update – Westin – www.naita.org

  • 19 Sep 17 – PMI NAC Lunch ((1130-1300) – (AEGIS) – details TBD – www.pmi-nac.org

  • 19 Sep 17 – MRC All-hnds (1530-1630) – One-stop, Rm. 144 – Don123pelt@bellsouth.net

  • 20 Sep 17 – PM Fixed Wing Golf Tourn. (0700) – RSA – Jennifer Stevens 955-3299

  • 21 Sep 17 – AFCEA/AFA Symp. – Aegis (410 Jan Davis) – F35 – SECRET – S-14Sep – 256 799-1244

  • 21-23 Sep 17 – 46th Ann. RSA Retiree Apprec. Days – includes MOAA golf tourn.,

  •  honor walk, retiree dinner, breakfast, health fair, presentations, punch/cake at PX – 256-876-2022

  • 22 Sep 17 – Autumn Begins

  • 22 Sep 17 – 70th AF Ann. Ball (1800) – Jackson Ctr. – george.krym@yahoo.com

  • 23 Sep 17 – UAH/AMRDEC Girls S&E Day – UAH Campus – details TBD

  • 27 Sep 17 - CoC AL Update Gov. Ivey (1200) – VBC – www.hsvchamber.corg

  • 1 Oct 17 – NASA Begins Operations (1958)

  • 5 Oct 17 – HASBAT Lunch – details TBD

  • 9 Oct 17 – Columbus Day – Federal Holiday

  • 9-11 Oct 17 - AUSA Ann. Mtg. & Expo. – DC – www.ausa.org

  • 11 Oct 17 – MRC All-Hands (1530-1630) – One-stop, Rm. 144 – Don123pelt@bellsouth.net

  • 13 Oct 17 – Navy Established (1775)

  • 13 Oct 17 – HAMA Mtg. – details TBD

  • 14 Oct 17 – Chuck Yeager Breaks the Sound Barrier (1947)

  • 16-18 Oct 17 – SAME Rocket City Summit: En/Resol./Fac. – S&RC – jbierman@beccinc.com

  • 17 Oct 17 – PMI NAC Lunch (1130-1300) – (AEGIS) – details TBD – www.pmi-nac.org

  • 19-20 Oct 17 – 2nd Ann. AIAA YP Symp. - UAH – aiaayps.org

  • 19 Oct 17 – SAME Ann.Golf Tourn. – Hampton Cove – chip.deshields@ssainccom

  • 23-24 Oct 17 –AIAA YP Symp. – details TBD – www.aiaa.org

  • 24-26 Oct 17 - AAS/MSFC VB Symp./Dinner – details TBD – astronautical.org

  • 26 Oct 17 – 9th Ann. UAH SBDC PTAC Bus. Matchmaker (0715-1200) – Jackson Ctr. – www.jacksoncenter.net

  • 31 Oct 17 – Halloween

  • 2 Nov 17 – HASBAT Bkfst. – details TBD

  • 2 Nov 17 – ACC-RSA ICE – Jackson Ctr. – details TBD

  • 2-3 Nov 17 – 3rd Ann. Lean Six Sigma Conf. – ADTRAN Conf. Ctr. – details TBD

  • 3 Nov 17 – Quad-A 20th Ann. Ball (1800) – Westin – details TBD – www.quad-a.org.orgupdated data

  • 5 Nov 17 – Daylight Savings Time Ends

  • 6 Nov 17 – 5th Annual 50th Ann. of RVN Lecture Series (1000-1400) – Jackson Ctr. 

  • – COL® John Reitzell – john.perry@irtc-hq.com

  • 7 Nov 17 – Election Day

  • 9 Nov 17 – Korean War Vets. Lch. (1100-1300) – The Summit – GEN Perna – busdev@comcast.net

  • 9 Nov 17 – CoC City Update w/Mayor Battle – location TBD - www.hsvchamber.org

  • 9 Nov 17 – Berlin Wall Falls (1989)

  • 10 Nov 17 – USMC Established (1775)

  • 11 Nov 17 – Veterans Day – Federal Holiday

  • 12-16 Nov 17 – Dubai Air Show – Dubai, U.A.E. – www.dubaiairshow.aero

  • 17 Nov 17 – HAMA Mtg. – details TBD

  • 21 Nov 17 – PMI NAC Lunch (1130-1300) – (AEGIS) – details TBD – www.pmi-nac.org

  • 23 Nov 17 – Thanksgiving – Federal Holiday

  • 7 Dec 17 – Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

  • 7 Dec 17 – HASBAT Lunch – details TBD

  • 8 Dec 17 – HAMA Mtg. – details TBD

  • 13 Dec 17 – AUSA Army National Guard Bday. Bkfst. (1636) – Bevil Center – details TBD

  • 17 Dec 17 – Wright Brothers’ First Flight (1903)

  • 19 Dec 17 – PMI NAC Lunch (1130-1300) – (AEGIS) – details TBD – www.pmi-nac.org

  • 21 Dec 17 – Winter Begins

  • 25 Dec 17 – Christmas Day – Federal Holiday

  • 31 Dec 17 – New Year’s Eve

  • 25-27 Apr 18 – Army Avn. Mission Solns. Summit – Nashville – quad-a.org


NOTE: Important school dates for Huntsville/Madison City/Madison County for 2017-2018

Event Huntsville Madison City Madison County

  • Start 2 Aug 17 7 Aug 17 3 Aug 17

  • Fall Break 2-6 Oct 17 9-13 Oct 17 2-6 Oct 17

  • Thanksgiving Bk. 21-25 Nov 17 22-24 Nov 17 20-24 Nov 17

  • Winter Break 18Dec-3Jan18 21Dec-4 Jan18 19Dec-2Jan 18

  • Start 3 Jan 18 4 Jan 18 4 Jan 18

  • Spring Break 26-30 Mar 18 12-16 Mar 18 26-30 Mar 18

  • Last Day 24 May 18 24 May 18 24 May 18


These dates do NOT appear in the calendar listings.


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