VETERAN’S MEMORIAL SERVICE
WHO: THE DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS VA NORTHERN INDIANA HEALTH CARE SYSTEM (ALSO KNOWN AS V.A. HOSPITAL)
WHAT: THE SERVICE WILL BE HELD FOR ALL VETERANS WHO DIED BETWEEN JANUARY 1ST AND APRIL 30TH, 2002. IF YOU ARE A SPOUSE OR FAMILY MEMBER AND WOULD LIKE TO LIST A VETERAN’S NAME AND HAVE IT READ DURING THE SERVICE CALL: (260) 426-5431 EXT. 1413 OR REV. BOTAS (260) 747-0601 (leave message)
ALL ARE WELCOME TO ATTEND!
WHEN: MAY 18, 2002 – 1:00 P.M.
WHERE: 2121 LAKE AVE., FT. WAYNE, IN.
4TH District will be holding a Post Everlasting Ceremony on Thursday, May 2, 2002 at American Legion Post 241 at 7pm. All members deceased during the officer year 2001/2002 will be honored by their branch of service (Legion) or S.A.L. (Squadron) or Auxiliary Unit (members).
S.A.L. DONATES MONEY TO SCOUTS
S.A.L. Squadron #241 recently presented checks in a total amount of $700 to Girl Scout Troop #850 and Boy Scout Troop #44 both as a donation and as a reward for helping S.A.L. with a recent help-clean-up-the-Post project. Jack Shepard, Scoutmaster of BSA Troop 44 and Mary Shepard, leader for Girl Scout Troop 850 were presented with the checks by Walt Pressler, S.A.L. Chaplain. Barry Confer, Financial Officer for S.A.L. said, “That’s what it’s all about, helping each other.” Jack Shepard said, “This money will help our Scouts go to summer camp.” Mary Shepard said, “It will help my girls pay for some of their summertime projects.” Leaders of both troops expressed their gratitude for the money by sending S.A.L. Thank You cards signed by the members and leaders of each troop. They also thanked S.A.L. for its generosity and assured the members that the money would be put to good use.
K.W.V.A. QUIET WARRIORS MEETING
Our next monthly meeting will be on May 4, 2002 at Parkwest’s Fish of Stroh, 3824 W. Jefferson Blvd., Ft. Wayne, IN. We meet at 9 a.m. for Breakfast and the Meeting will follow at 10 a.m. We look forward to seeing old friends each month, and welcome new faces as well. Spouses are very welcome too! For information, call: (260) 747-0601
KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSOCIATION
The KWVA Chapter One will be meeting on May 11th at the American Legion Post 82 on Harris Road. The meeting will begin at 9am prompt with a change in breakfast time to 8am instead of 7:30am, as in the past, due to the Legion now opening at 8am. Spouses and friends are most welcome.
AMERICAN LEGION POST 82
General Meetings – 4th Tuesday of every month at 7:15pm
Bingo – Every Sunday, Monday & Wednesday evenings. Doors open at 4pm.
Breakfast – Monday thru Saturday – 8am to 2pm
Daily Luncheon Specials – Monday thru Friday
OverEasy Band – Plays every Tuesday Evening and Sunday Afternoon
Tuesday – Fish Fry Night
Thursday – Drawing Night (time is drawn)
Dinner Specials – Every Friday & Saturday Nights – 5pm to 8:30pm – Steak & Lobster served every Friday night for $12.
Live Music – Every Friday & Saturday evenings from 9pm to 12midnight.
Bands for May – Powerhouse-(May 3 & 4) Junk Yard Band-(May 10 & 11) Chantilly Lace-(May 17 &18) The Answer-(May 24) Life N Times-(May 25) Borrowed Time-(May 31)
MEMORIAL DAY, MONDAY, MAY 27TH, KITCHEN WILL BE CLOSED – POST OPENS AT NOON