Rooms for this event are available onsite at a 10% discount
Parking and Transportation:
Adequate free parking is available onsite.
Metro Shuttle will be available for the day of the event (more details will be posted shortly)
Uniform of the day:
O-1 – O-4: Service Dress Blue (Alternative: Dinner Dress Blue/Jacket)
O-5 and above: Dinner Dress Blue Jacket (Alternative: Dinner Dress Blue or Service Dress Blue)
Civilian: Formal (ball gown or tuxedo) or Semi-formal (dress or suit)
For this event the Bolger Center Campus will be treated as a covered area, please do not bring covers to the event.
Policy References for Uniform of the Day:
Men’s Policy CCI 421.01 https://dcp.psc.gov/ccmis/ccis/documents/CC421_01.pdf
Dinner Dress Blue Jacket (pg. 12)
Dinner Dress Blue (pg. 14)
Service Dress Blue (pg. 18)
Women’s Policy CCI 421.02 https://dcp.psc.gov/ccmis/ccis/documents/CC421_02.pdf
Dinner Dress Blue Jacket (pg. 11)
Dinner Dress Blue (pg. 13)
Service Dress Blue (pg. 17)
The DC Chapter of the Commissioned Officers Association
Requests the pleasure of your company at the
2018 Dining Out
What is a Dining Out? And what does it entail?
Clink the link below to read a short excerpt to learn little more about what a Dining Out is from the book Service Etiquette, Fifth Edition 2013, by Cherlynn Conetsco and Anna Hart.
Saturday, February 24, 2018
William F. Bolger Center, Franklin Ballroom
9600 Newbridge Drive, Potomac, MD 20854
Cocktail hour commences at Six O’clock in the evening
Dinner is due to convene at Eight O’clock
Guest of Honor: Dr. Boris Lushniak
Please click here to read more about our distinguished guest
Come join fellow officers at the Bolger Center in serene Potomac Maryland for a formal evening out. This event is geared towards officers and their significant others (optional) and is centered on a sea service tradition that works to build camaraderie, Esprit de Corps, with a touch of old fashioned shenanigans. We hope to see you there!
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