AMERICAN LEGION – For God and Country
PREAMBLE TO THE CONSTITUTION
“For God and Country, We associate ourselves together for the following purposes: To uphold and defend The Constitution of the United States of America. To maintain law and order.
To foster and perpetuate one hundred percent Americanism. To preserve the memories and incidents of our associations in the Great Wars. To inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the Community, State, and Nation. To combat the autocracy of both the classes and the masses.
To make right the master of might. To promote peace and good will on earth. To safeguard and transmit to posterity of the Principles of Justice, Freedom, and Democracy. To consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness.
(See Ray McCune, Associate Editor, THE WAYNEDALE NEWS for an application to join American Legion Post 241 or the Sons of the American Legion (S.A.L.) Squadron #241. Legion dues are $25 per year/S.A.L. dues are $20 – both present innumerable benefits and privileges. You and/or your father fought for our country; now it’s your turn to join an organization that looks to benefit all veterans and their families. We are, “Working together as a Legion Family.”)
AMERICAN LEGION POST #241 NEWS
GENERAL MEETINGS ARE 2ND Tuesdays at 7pm – All members should attend – it’s your Legion.
Bingo on Sundays – Doors open at 10am
Mondays 25 cent hot dogs and 50 cent draft beer – Crab Races 7pm
Tuesdays Draft Beer Day – Sliders 5pm to 9pm
Wednesdays – KARAOKE-7pm to 11pm
Thursdays 8pm weekly drawing
Fridays – Fish Fry 5pm to 8pm – Steak-Jan. 18, Broasted Chops-Jan. 25
Fridays and Saturdays – Dance bands at 9pm
Saturdays – FREE HOT DOGS at 10am
SUPER BOWL PARTY – SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 3RD – 4PM – LARGE SCREEN TV
Bring your favorite covered dish or dessert.
HONOR GUARD COMING SATURDAY, MARCH 9TH
(ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SPAGHETTI DINNER – $5)
MARCH 2ND – LEGION BIRTHDAY PARTY
(Note: Saturday Night Dinners have been discontinued)
AMERICAN LEGION POST #296 NEWS
SUPER BOWL PARTY
Sunday, February 3, 2002 (Open to public) – Watch the game on a giant TV screen, eat, drink, play cards, and have fun. Reduced drink prices – free food served from 2:30pm to 9pm. Bring your friends.
Friday, February 15, 8pm – Band: Justus III – Flowers for the ladies and cake for everyone.
MENU for FEBRUARY 4, thru 9,
Monday – Carol’s Choice (Sliders from 5pm to 11pm)
Tuesday – Meat Loaf (Taco Night – 5pm to 9pm)
Wednesday – Roast Beef
Thursday – Cindy’s Beef Stew
Friday – Fish (Fish Fry/Pork Roast – 5:30 to 7:30pm
Saturday – Grinders, Sloppy Joes, Fat Dogs, Coney Dogs
BREAKFAST AT THE POST
Saturday, February 16th-8am to 9:30am – Menu: French Toast, Eggs, Bacon, Cakes, Juice, and Coffee – Come Join Us!
TRIBUTE TO THE FOUR CHAPLAINS – February 19th
Post 296 remembers the Four Chaplains who went down with their ship after they gave their life jackets to others. That was in February, 1943 when the Dorchester was hit by a torpedo. Clark Poling, a Reformed Church chaplain, Alexander Goode, a Jewish rabbi, John Washington, a Catholic, and George Fox, a Methodist Chaplain helped distribute life belts, and then gave their own. At the beginning of our membership meeting on February 19th, we will have a short, moving ceremony to honor those men who went to their death hand in hand. All are welcome to the Tribute.
Frederick E. Shumm-member – 01/01/02 Donald J. Simpson-member – 01/12/02 William H. France-nonmember
Robert J. Miller-nonmember
Glen W. Bair-nonmember
Marion N. Ainslien-nonmember
KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSOCIATION CHAPTER ONE MEETING
KWVACO February meeting will be held at the American Legion Post 82, Harris Road on February 9th. Instead of the regular time of 9am. The meeting will begin at 10am with breakfast at 8:30am.
There will be a “Winter Blahs” party held after the meeting. All KWVA Veterans and their spouses and friends are invited to come and join in the winter fun.
AMVETS POST 33 NEWS
6620 Koester Drive
FISH FRY FRIDAYS – 5 TO 8PM – $6
Get your PAID UP AMVETS 2002 CARD ASAP
SUPER BOWL PARTY – FEBRUARY 3, 2002
KARAOKE THURSDAYS AT 7:30PM
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