Welcome to the USNA Parents’ Club of Central Ohio (NAPCCO)

We Wish You A Very Happy & Successful 2019!

On behalf of the USNA Alumni Association & Foundation, we’d like to invite you to join our local parent club!

We are the Naval Academy Parents’ Club of Central Ohio (NAPCCO).

If you’re not already a member –  Click here: http://centralohio.usnaparents.net/join-our-chapter/

Emails for NAPCCO: Mr. Tom Klitzka, President, tklitzka@columbus.rr.com or Mr. Bill Teater, Secretary, usna77seadog@yahoo.com

We hope to see you at one of our next events!


NAPCCO Social Gathering

2019 Naval Academy Parents Club of Central Ohio “Hail and Farewell”

Friday, May 10, 2019

The Country Club at Muirfield Village
8715 Muirfield Drive
Dublin, OH 43017
(614) 764-1714

Tickets for this event are available via the following link: https://navalacademyparentsclub.ticketspice.com/napcco-midshipmen-hail-farewell-2019

Silent Auction: https://www.32auctions.com/NAPCCO2019

Annual event honoring the current Seniors/Firsties (Class of 2019) as they graduate from the United States Naval Academy (USNA) and are commissioned as Navy Ensigns and Marine Corps Second Lieutenants and the welcoming of the United States Naval Academy’s incoming Class of Midshipmen/Plebes (Class of 2023). The honored Midshipmen are from Central Ohio communities.

This event is usually attended by Midshipmen, Midshipmen To Be, USNA Alumni, Active Duty Navy Personnel, Midshipmen Parents/Family Members and Friends of The Naval Academy/Naval Academy Parents’ Club of Central Ohio (NAPCCO).

Please join us in celebrating the graduation of our United States Naval Academy Seniors/Firsties (Class of 2019) and welcoming the Class of 2023 Midshipmen/Plebes!

6:00 p.m.: Social Hour

7:00 p.m.: Dinner

8:00 p.m.: Silent Auction Ends https://www.32auctions.com/NAPCCO2019

8:15 p.m.: Program: Guest Speaker: CAPT Brett Coffey, United States Navy, Commanding Officer, NROTC Program at The Ohio State University.

9:30 p.m.:  End of Event

Questions regarding this event may be shared with Tom Klitzka, President, Naval Academy Parents’ Club of Central Ohio at tklitzka@columbus.rr.com


Friday, May 24, 2019
Navy & Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
550 Taylor Avenue
Annapolis, MD

To view the 2019 United States Naval Academy Graduation on your computer, the Naval Academy Multimedia Support Center will provide live coverage of the 2018 Graduation and Commissioning Ceremony beginning at approximately 7:30 a.m. on WatchStadium.com. Television coverage will not be provided.


6:30 a.m. Parking Gates Open, Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.

7 a.m. Stadium Gates and Concessions Open to Guests, Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, F.

9 a.m. Graduate & Faculty Procession, Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, *B, F, Informal, Tickets required.

10 a.m. Class of 2019 Graduation Ceremony, Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (weather alt. Alumni Hall for those with Indoor Graduation tickets only), *B, F, Informal, Tickets required.

10:04 a.m. Blue Angels Graduation Fly-Over, Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, B, F.

1 – 2:30 p.m. Graduation Photo & Swearing-In Ceremony, Superintendent’s Tent Area

Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, 2019, F, Informal.

  • Immediately following ceremony until 2:30 p.m.
  • No sign-up – UNOFFICIAL/self-serve
  • First-come, first-served basis


USNA Class of 2023 Indoctrination Day (I-Day)
Thursday, June 27, 2019


Welcome to The United State Naval Academy!

United States Naval Academy Midshipmen Plebe Parents’ Weekend

Thursday, August 8 – Sunday, August 11, 2019



Monday, August 19, 2019

Naval Academy Football Tailgate Gatherings 2019
Rooster’s Restaurant
3370 Olentangy River Road
Columbus, OH 43202 (One mile east of SR 315 – Near the Ohio State University Campus)
(614) 262-3185                                                                                                                                                                                   https://roosterswings.com/locations/view-all-locations/ohio-state-area/

December 14, 2019: Army/Navy Football Game
Lincoln Financial Field
1 Lincoln Financial Field Way
Philadelphia, PA

Columbus Chapter U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association Events

Navy League of Greater Columbus Council Events