August 24-26, 2018
Rock Island and Aledo, Illinois

Holiday Inn Rock Island - Quad Cities
226 17th Street
Rock Island, Il. 61201
(309) 794-1212

Here are the details for the upcoming 2018 Roosevelt Military Academy Reunion.

The festivities will be Friday through Sunday, August 24-26, 2018, and we will be staying at the Holiday Inn in Rock Island.   Room rates will be the same as the last 2 reunions, $89.00 per night. When making your reservations, please let them know that you are with the Roosevelt Military Academy reunion so you get the discounted rate.

Friday – August 24, 2018

Check in at the Rock Island Holiday Inn from 2 PM on. We will do the Mississippi dinner cruise and boarding is at 6PM – you can  drive or there is a shuttle from the hotel and others are driving so you can hitch hike a ride. If you are not doing the cruise there will be  complimentary pizza for you and others who  arrive later. Check in for the Reunion is in the  Retreat Room on the 2nd. floor and that is also where the pizza will be served.

Saturday – August 25, 2018

Breakfast at the Aledo Fire Dept. – 8AM to? – no charge for breakfast but donations accepted. After breakfast you are on your own. Visit the Campus, Armed Forces and 911 Memorial, enjoy the Antique Days, Knucklebusters car show,  and the museum. Better leave some time for  lunch and a Maid-Rite – if you can find one, as lunch is on your own. There are no formal activities in Aledo so you are on your own until Saturday night.

The Saturday night buffet will start at 5:30 with a cocktail hour and dinner will be from 6:30 to 7:30. Following dinner there will be a “what have you done since leaving school?” roundtable talk   After the roundtable talk we will have Casino night. We did a Casino night a couple of reunions back and it was a lot of fun. The Casino night will be from 9-12 PM and  you could win a free room  for 1 night if you are the first place winner. 

Sunday, August 26, 2018

The Association will continue to host the breakfast before the business meeting and election of the Association Officers. Farewells!! Hugs & kisses optional. 

Looks like a busy, fun-filled week-end.  However, if you have an idea, questions, or a suggestion, please let Mike Vagi know at: 972.524.8825 or

Reserve your room at the Holiday Inn by calling 309.794.1212. Be sure to mention the RMA Reunion to get the room rate of $89 per night.

Registration by check through the mail or online with a credit will be available soon.