Welcome to the Bull Run Moose Legion #185

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The Bull Run Moose Legion #185 is a collection of fourteen North Eastern Virginia area Moose lodges. Moose Legion's goal is to provide an outlet for Moose members who aspire to provide greater support and service to the Moose fraternity. If you are interested in finding out more about what the Moose Legion does, please contact a member in your lodge today!

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Board of Officers

Bull Run Moose Legion #185 Board of Officers for 2017 - 2018
Position Name
President Kim Denniston
Secretary Wayne Leavell
Vice President Ralph Phillips
Chaplain Bunky Clark
Financial Director Mr. Charles Burke Jr.
Fraternal Director John Matis
Jr. Past President Tim Bliss
Appointed Officers
Sargent at Arms George Warrington
Asst. Sargent at Arms Vacant

Ritual Staff

The Bull Run Moose Legion #185 has a rich history participating in the Moose Legion Conferral Ritual. At each Moose International convention there is a Moose Legion Ritual competition. The Ritual team participates by memorizing the section of the Conferral Ritual and repeats it without mistake during the competition. Virginia has a rich history of winning in these competitions.

Ritual Staff
Position Name
President Wayne Jones
Orator Wayne Noel
Faith Kenny Head
Hope Danny Doane
Charity Larry Stocks
Loyalty Wayne Leavell

Participating Lodges

Bull Run Moose Legion #185 Member Lodges
Arlington #1315 Centreville #2168 Colonial Beach #1267 Culpeper #1348
Dale City #2165 Franconia #1076 Fredericksburg #1655 Herndon #2274
Leesburg #1041 Manassas #1380 Stafford #2215 Vienna #1896
Warrenton #1695 Woodbridge #583 - -

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What and When:  Bull Run #185 Moose Legion Winter Celebration Saturday, January 27, 2018

Where: Woodbridge Moose Family Center #583,  9612 Fernedge Lane,  Lorton VA 22079  Phone: (703) 339-6688

Theme:  Bottles & Brushes

  • 9:00 am – 2:00 pm – Registration $10.00 fee for Legionnaires and their guests
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Moose Legion Membership Meeting
  • 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Painting and Music
  • 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm – Lunch at Lodge Prices
  • 3:00 pm – 3:15 pm – Orientation of Candidates
  • 3:15 pm – 4:30 pm – Conferral Ceremony (Open to all Legion members, Candidates, Ladies and guests)
  • 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm – Social Hour sponsored by the Woodbridge #583 Moose Legion Committee
  • 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Dinner

Your registration badge is your admission to the Social Hour and Dinner.

Welcome Official Visitor
Virginia Moose Association President
Pilgrim Brother John Layman
John is from the Timberville Lodge #2335

Click the link below to View and Print the Schedule for the Bull Run #185 - 2018 Winter Celebration

What and When:  Bull Run #185 Moose Legion Winter Celebration on January 28, 2017

Where: Culpeper Moose Lodge #1348,  14260 Moose Lodge Lane,  Culpeper, VA 22701  Phone: (540) 825-4570

Theme:  Winter Carnival

  • 8:00 am – 3:30 pm – Registration $10.00 fee for Legionnaires and their guests
  • 8:00 am – 10:00 am – Continental Breakfast at lodge prices
  • 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Directors Meeting
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Members Meeting
  • 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm – Lunch at lodge prices
  • 12:00 pm – 3:45 pm – Celebration Activities including Dart Tournament, Corn Hole Tournament, Texas Hold-Em Tournament (Please call the lodge or Mike Kirby at 540 219-1593 so we now where the support for activities is… )
  • Also, there will be handbag scavenger hunt, painting wine glasses, grapefruit croquet, bingo and LRC/Farkle.
  • 3:45 pm – 4:00 pm – Orientation of Candidates
  • 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm – Conferral Ceremony (Open to all Legion members, Candidates, Ladies and guests)
  • 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Social Hour
  • 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Dinner
  • 9:00 pm – 1:00 am – DJ

Your registration badge is your admission to the Social Hour and Dinner.

Remember:  Our Official Visitor is Artie Ransone the VMA president and his wife Julie.

The Virginia Bull Run Moose Legion #185 invites all members that wish to expand their knowledge and help within the fraternity to attend our next meeting. Do you want to help the fraternity? We look forward to seeing you at the next Moose Legion meeting.

Bull Run Moose Legion #185 Schedule of Events
Event Location/Info
Moose Legion Membership Meeting Saturday, December 17, 2016
Fredericksburg MLC Meeting 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Winter Celebration and Conferral Saturday, January 28, 2017
Bull Run 185 Winter Celebration
Spring Super Celebration April, 2017
Centreville Moose Lodge #2168

The Bull Run #185, welcomes all Moose Legionnaire members to its Super Celebration on the weekend of April 15th, 2016.  For a copy of the weekend's agenda, please see the link below.  The weekend is shaping up to be another fun weekend to include but not limited to:

  • A Golf Tournament on Friday April 15th (Please see attached flyer for more information)
  • Dinner on Saturday night, Breakfast both Saturday and Sunday
  • A Wine and Cheese Tasting
  • A showing of the "Legacy of the Moose"
  • And More…

The Virginia Moose Association would like to congratulate all members that participated in the 49th International Moose Legion Conference. Virginia was well represented in this year's convention.

Congratulations to the Ritualists from the Bull Run #185 Moose Legion. The Bull Run #185 took 7th place overall. Below is the list of individual scores for the members of #185.

Here is the PDF of the Convention Results!

Ritual Staff
Position Name
President Wayne Jones -- 17th Place
Orator Wayne Noel -- 6th Place
Faith Kenny Head -- 2nd Place
Hope Danny Doane -- 10th Place
Charity Larry W. Stocks -- 1st Place
Loyalty Robert Wayne Leavell -- 2nd Place

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