Chartered in 1972. Celebrating 46 years of continuous service to our members and communities.


Events for 2018...

January 2018: No event scheduled.

February 2018: No event scheduled.

March 2018: No event scheduled.

April 4, 2018: 1700-2045 hrs Member / Guest dinner at Vescio’s Franklin Hotel.

May 2, 2018: 1700-2045 hrs Member / Guest dinner at Aqua Vino Restaurant.

May 28, 2018: 1000-1200 hrs at Veterans Park, Rome, NY on Memorial Day.

June 6, 2018: 1700-2045 hrs Member / Guest dinner at Ancora!.

June 14, 2018: 0900 hrs Flag Day ceremony at Peter Gansevoort Elementary School, Rome, NY.

June 20, 2018: 1730 - 2000 hrs Burger Burn, Hampton Inn - Floyd Ave, Rome, NY. Meet and Greet with the Advanced Course in Engineering (ACE) students.  Each year the Cadet Leaders from the JROTC and NDCC units are invited to attend.

July 2018: We encourage all to support their local community celebration of our 241 years of independence.

July 19, 2018: 1700-2000 hrs Member / Guest dinner at Lake Delta Yacht Club.

August 19, 2018: 1300 hrs Annual GRUC Picnic, Tille Estate, Old Forge, NY. Sign-up at SignUpGenius

September 5, 2018: 1700-2045 hrs Member / Guest dinner at Aquino’s Restaurant.

October 3, 2018: 1700-2045 hrs Member / Guest dinner at Casa-Too-Mucha.

November 7, 2018: 1700-2045 hrs Member / Guest dinner at Ancora!.

November 9, 2018: 0900 hrs Veteran’s Celebration at Stokes Elementary.

December 2, 2018: 1300-1700 hrs Annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Dinner at DiCastros Too.

December 15, 2018: 1200 hrs Wreaths Across America. In 2017, events were held at  these six cemeteries: Rome Cemetery, St. Peter’s Cemetery, St. Mary’s Cemetery, St. John’s Cemetery, Evergreen Cemetery, and Westernville Cemetery. Through the generous donations of local business and community members, our team of volunteers were able to place over 1100 memorial wreaths at veteran graves.

Member / Guest Dinner Details:
We follow this agenda for our monthly member / guest dinners:

  • 1700 - 1800 hrs: social hour, cash bar
  • 1800 - 1815 hrs: dinner seating
  • 1815 - 1830 hrs: Invocation, Pledge of Allegiance, placing of dinner orders (usually order off the menu)
  • 1830 - 1900 hrs: GRUC activities update, presentations etc
  • 1930 - 2030 hrs: dinner service
  • 2030 - 2045 hrs: adjournment

Burger Burn, Annual GRUC Picnic and Annual Dinner Information:
The details for these events is usually published in our semi annual newsletters. Once details are confirmed the newsletters are published to our members via email and to this website.  Note: GRUC publications are distributed in PDF format. Please visit the Publications page for the link to the Adobe site.

Board of Directors Meetings:
GRUC Officers and Directors are encouraged to attend the monthly planning meetings which are held at 0900 hrs the 2nd Friday of the month at the Spresso’s Cafe at the Oneida Financial Center on Griffiss Park. Meetings are confirmed in advance by the President. Members are invited to attend these meetings as well.

2018 Board Meeting proposed dates are:

  • March 16, April 13, May 11, June 15, July 13, August 10, September 14, October 12, November 16, and December 14

© 2018 Greater Rome Utica Chapter Military Officers Association of America, All Rights Reserved.
GRUCMOAA is an affiliate of MOAA an independent, nonprofit, politically nonpartisan organization.

P.O. Box 36, Rome, NY 13442-0036

website design software