Marine Corps League
Longview Detachment 959
1512 Alpine Rd, Longview, TX 75601

Calendar Events

From time to time, we will have upcoming events. These typically get posted to our Facebook page immediately as the information becomes available. This website can be a little slower with information because it takes a little longer to update.

Past Events

  • 10 November 2017 - Friday at 6:30PM
    The 242st Marine Corps BirthdayBall will be held at Copeland's Restaurant

    For the 3rd year in a row, we will be celebrating the United States Marine Corps Birthday at Copeland's, because everyone just loves it there. Any Active Duty or Honorably Discharged Marine, and all members of the Marine Corps League are invited to attend. Your RSVP is required (not requested).

    Meals at Copeland's Restaurant will be Dutch Treat. An 18% gratuity will be added to each person's bill along with a 10% military discount.

    Please Contact Us for details or if you need an invitation.

  • 03 June 2017
    Saturday from 11am to 5pm, the members of the Marine Corps League will be having our Annual Spaghetti Feed for $8/plate (children 6 and under eat free with adult ticket).
    • Dine-in (all you can eat) or
    • Take-out (generous portions served)
    2017 Spaghetti Feed Flyer
  • December 17, 2016
    Toys-For-Tots distribution
  • 10 November 2016
    The 2016 Marine Corps Ball will be held at Copeland's Restaurant
    We will be celebrating the 241st Birthday of the United States Marine Corps on Thursday, 10 November 2016. Any Active Duty or Honorably Discharged Marine, and all members of the Marine Corps League are invited to attend. Your RSVP is *required* (not requested).

    Meals at Copeland's Restaurant will be Dutch Treat. An 18% gratuity will be added to each person's bill along with a 10% military discount.

    Please Contact Us for details or if you need an invitation.
  • August - September 2016
    The 2016 Gun Raffle is going on NOW!
    • Only a small batch of tickets are printed
    • Tickets will be $10 each
    • Drawing will be October 1st on Sunny 106.5 FM
    We host an annual raffle for our building fund. Raffle items vary from year to year. Click HERE to see what we raffled off last time.
  • 06 June 2016
    Our Annual Spaghetti Feed was another success, thanks in no small part to member Jim Jones. Click HERE for all of the details.
  • 02 April 2016
    Marine Corps Recruiter Family Day will be from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM. MCL959 Members will be onhand to assist the Marine Corps Recruiters and Poolees.
  • 16 April 2016
    Gusher Days is an annual event held in Gladewater, TX. Member Jess Allen and Leon Watson will oversee the Marine Corps League presence there.
  • 4 June 2016
    The 2016 Spaghetti Feed has an official date: 4th of June, which is the first Saturday of June, per our tradition.
    • Dinners are still only $8. Dine-In (all the spaghetti you can eat) or Take Out (generous portions served).
    • Kids 6 & under eat free with adult ticket.
    • That comes with fresh, toasted bread, a local grown salad, drinks and deserts.
    • Sponsors will get a spot on our Spaghetti Feed placemat, where hundreds of visitors will recognize their support.
    • Download the 2016 Spaghetti Feed Announcement to print a flyer.

    Last year's Spaghetti Feed was a great success. Click HERE to see more.