July Dinner Meeting – Marin Night!

There´s been a lot happening in the Navy League, Madrid Council.

You can find photos of these events (May Cocktail, Commemorations in Menorca and the June Dinner) on our website http://www.nlmadrid.org (click on “Gallery”) or by following this link: http://navyleaguemadrid.magix.net/album/all-albums/

Our next dinner will be on Friday July 17th at 8pm in the Intercontinental. This will be our annual Marin Night!

We are honored to have Admiral Estanislao Pery as our speaker.

Also, each year at this dinner, we at the Madrid Council honour the #1 Cadet i.e. the cadet graduating first in his or her class from the Escuela Militar Naval. The prize is an all-expenses paid trip to the United States with visits to the Port of Baltimore, the US Naval Academy at Annapolis, Washington, D.C., and the US Naval facilities at Norfolk.

Dress is “informal summer”. There will be a cocktail on the terraza of the InterContinental Hotel with dinner to follow..

Please sign up before Tuesday, July 14th by sending an e-mail to

We look forward to welcoming you on July 17th at the InterContinental Hotel!

Hope everyone has a good summer!

June Dinner Meeting

After our May cocktail in the US Ambassador´s residence (which 150 people attended and where one of the speakers was General Paxton – Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps) we return to our regular monthly dinner meetings.

This month the dinner will be on Thursday June 18th in the Intercontinental Hotel. The Navy League is extremely pleased to welcome to out podium:

Sr. D. Peter Besas
Writer and Historian

Peter´s talk will be entitled “Nazis in Spain” and relates to his recently-published book of the same name.

Please RSVP before Monday, June 15th by sending an email to rsvp@nlmadrid.org if you would like to attend. Thank you.

Looking forward to seeing you at what should be a very interesting and entertaining dinner!


April Dinner Meeting

In March we had a very enjoyable dinner followed by an interesting talk by Captain Greg Molinari. You can see photos of that dinner on our website (click on “Gallery” above).

This month the dinner will be on Thursday April 23rd at 8pm in the Intercontinental Hotel. For this dinner, the Navy League is extremely pleased to welcome to our podium:

Sr. D. Adolfo Menéndez,
Chairman of TEDAE, Spanish Association for Defence, Aeronautics and Space Technology.

His talk is entitled: “Defense and Security Industry, a global overview coming from Spain”.Please RSVP before Monday, April 20th by sending an email to rsvp@nlmadrid.org. Thank you.

We look forward to seeing you at our April dinner meeting!

March Dinner Meeting

Our March Dinner Meeting will be on Thursday March 26th at 20:00 in the Intercontinental Hotel.

Members and friends of the Navy League of the United States – Madrid Council have received further information.

If you would like to attend (or have any queries) please contact us at: secretary@nlmadrid.org

November Dinner Meeting

Thursday, Nov 20th, 2014 – 2000 Hours, Hotel InterContinental, Madrid

The Navy League is extremely pleased to welcome to our podium:

CAPT Gregory H. Molinari, United States Navy Chief, ODC Spain and President of the U.S. Section of the U.S.-Spanish Permanent-Committee

“An Overview of Bilateral Security Cooperation Efforts”

Please RSVP here http://goo.gl/j9n343 or send an e-mail to rsvp@nlmadrid.org.

September Dinner

Thursday, September 18th, 2014, InterContinental Hotel, Paseo de la Castellana, 20:00 Hours

The Navy League is honoured to welcome to our podium:

Mr. Luis Diaz del Rio

The topic for the evening will be: “Is There a Military Application for the Existing Satlink Technology Used in the Fishing Industry? Surely Yes!”

Navy League members free, guest fees 60 Euros.