News and Events


"2019 Marine of the Year"

Phil Swartz  

MCL Detatchment 1417 

"Marine of the Year" Award!

Left to Right (Phil Swartz, Ric Ledford)

Detachment Events

Weekly "ROMEO" Breakfast

Monthly Detachment Meeting

Monthly Detachment Dinner


ROMEO Breakfast

"ROMEO - Real Old Marines Eating Out"

Every Thursday Morning 0800

Ingles Market (Deli)

Brevard Rd. Asheville, NC

across from Biltmore Outlet Mall

Monthly Detachment Dinner

Monthly Detachment Meeting

Monthly Detachment Dinner


Second Tuesday of each month at 1800 hrs.

Dinner locations are predetermined by Activity Director

Upcoming Dinner's

March 10th, 2020

Pot Luck Dinner

 Skyland Fire Dept

9 Miller Road (at Hendersonville Rd)

Skyland, NC 28776

April 14th, 2020


1000 Brevard Road

Asheville, NC 28806

May 12th, 2020

Longhorn Restaurant

Airport Road 

(In Front of Clarion Inn)

Arden, NC 28704

June 9th, 2020


120 Charlotte Street

Asheville, NC 28804

July 11th, 2020

Annual Detachment Picnic

1200 noon

Lake Julian Park (next to Linamar)

Hendersonville Rd.

Skyland, NC

August 11th, 2020

Twisted Laurel

238 Leicester Highway

Asheville, NC 28806

Monthly Detachment Meeting

Monthly Detachment Meeting

Monthly Detachment Meeting


Meetings are on 4th Tuesday of each Month

1800 hrs.

American Legion Post 2 Building

851 Haywood Road

Asheville, NC 28806


MCL 1417 Coffee Break Info

November 2019


Asheville Outlets on Brevard Road

Next Coffee and Donut Fundraiser


Saturday and Sunday

December 21 & 22, 2019