The Aurora Navy League Council 247 will host its monthly dinner meeting Tuesday, March 17. The public is welcome.
The meeting will be in the private dining room at the rear (east side) of Grandma’s Table Restaurant, 1700 Douglas Road, Montgomery, north of Route 30.
A reception will begin at 5:15 p.m., followed by dinner at 5:45 p.m. The dinner includes a choice of three entrees (fish, chicken or beef), soup or salad, dinner rolls, vegetables, dessert and nonalcoholic drink. The cost is $21 all-inclusive (alcoholic drinks can be bought separately). A lower-cost entree, a dinner salad, may be purchased for $13. It includes soup, dinner rolls, dessert and nonalcoholic drink.
The after dinner speaker will be John Lindstedt who will speak on the history of the U.S. submarine force in World War II--“Execute Unrestricted Submarine Warfare.”
Lindstedt is a former nuclear submarine officer having qualified in submarines in 1974 on the Fleet Ballistic Missile Submarine, USS Kamehameha SSBN 642. He served during the Cold War making three deterrent patrols in the Mediterranean Sea as deployed by Submarine Squadron 16 out of Rota, Spain.
The Aurora Council is having a membership drive, and will pay half of the first year’s dues for new members. This is an opportunity to attend an interesting event, and determine whether you would like to join.