Ra Kura Base

What area does the base cover? Florida (U.S.A.) How many members does the base have? 161 members What is the base’s history? The Florida Base was actually one of the first bases, back when the Legion was formed in 2000 – under the leadership of Ken Ograyensek as the Base CO. Today, Ra Kura has grown into the second largest Base (by number of members). Does the base have a favorite charity or annual event? Every year Ra Kura is our “host base” for Star Wars Weekends, and does a wonderful job of welcoming dozens of members from around the world for the annual parades at Walt Disney World. What are some recent events? Arthritis Walk in Lake Eola Celebration VI Does the base have any Detachment units? Phoenix Squadron (Pilots), Bushwhacker Squad (Troopers), Sawgrass Clan (Wretched Hive), Stormfront Temple (Jedi), Swamp Rats Squad (Clones) Does the base have it’s own website? No, but they are on Facebook and Twitter! Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Ra-Kura-Base/359031450523?v=wall&ref=ts Twitter: http://twitter.com/rakurabase Report Content Issue: * Blank Page Invalid Contents Broken Links Other Your Name: * Details: * Submit...

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Nar Shaddaa Base

What area does the base cover?  Wisconsin and Illinois (U.S.A.) How many members does the base have?  105 members What is the base’s history?  Originally we were a part of Midwest Base that included Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana. When Midwest Base divided into smaller units, the members in Wisconsin and Illinois decided to stay together as one unit, and formed Nar Shaddaa Base. Does the logo have any special meanings to it?  Mostly it represents our names sake, the planet Nar Shaddaa. There are a few “surprises” built into it… but you’ll have to ask a member what they are. 😉 Does the base have a favorite charity or annual event?  We do a lot for the Make-A-Wish Foundation in each state and we also have many members who participate in American Cancer Society cancer walks. One of the favorite events in Wisconsin is Star Wars Day at Discovery World (a hands-on children’s museum) in Milwaukee. In Illinois, the members always look forward to the Bartlett 4th of July Parade.   What are some recent events?  Making Strides Against Breast Cancer – Chicago and Green Bay; Chicago’s Brookfield Zoo – Christmas Tree “Holiday Magic” fundraiser; C2E2 convention, Chicago; Joliet Public Library (Illinois) and Brookfield Public Library (Wisconsin) Star Wars Day. Does the base have any Detachment units? Outlaw Squadron (Pilots); Renegade Squad (Troopers); Temple of the Howling Moon (Jedi). Does the base have it’s own website? No, but we are on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NarShaddaaBase And twitter: http://twitter.com/narshaddaabase   Report Content Issue: * Blank Page Invalid Contents Broken Links Other Your Name: * Details: * Submit...

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Freedom Base

What area does your base cover? Virginia and West Virginia How many members does your base have? 75 Does your logo have any special meanings to it?  Freedom Base’s logo is red, white, and blue, and represents the colors of the United States flag and the struggle for freedom against tyranny. The Base felt this was especially appropriate as Washington DC, the capital of the United States, is within the Base’s area. Ashley Byram designed the Freedom Base logo. Does your base have a favorite charity or annual event? Freedom Base has been active on the charity front, participating in Toys-For-Tots events all over the region, an event supporting kids with cancer hosted by world figure skating champion Kimmie Meisner, Relay For Life and Cystic Fibrosis events in Virginia, hospital visits, and much more. The members of Freedom Base are always ready and willing to help those in need and they show it whenever called to duty! What are some recent events you’ve had? Freedom Base has had a lot of activity over the past year or so. The Base has attended many conventions, including Dragon*Con, Celebration IV, Galacticon, ConCarolinas, StellarCon, HickoryCon, Trinoc*Con, Animazement, and GenCon. The Base has participated in parades in Raleigh, NC; Tega Cay, SC; Annandale, VA; and most recently the highly publicized Ukrop’s Christmas Parade in Richmond, VA, which attracts 250,000 audience members and is the largest single-day event in Virginia each year. In addition, Freedom Base has participated in events such as a Roller Derby, comic book shop openings, Jedi gatherings, two John Williams-themed symphony events, and the Udvar-Hazy Smithsonian Air & Space Museum’s annual Air-and-Scare event, which attracts upward of 30,000 visitors! Several members of Freedom Base also attended the “Star Wars: Science Meets Imagination” opening at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia February 14-17, 2008, showing that Freedom Base is always ready to help other bases make events the best they can be! Report Content Issue: * Blank Page Invalid Contents Broken Links Other Your Name: * Details: * Submit...

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