Our Post 516 and area coming events

 

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National Flag Code: FLY YOUR FLAG days are printed in red.

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Normal meeting schedule:

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 516: first Tuesday at 6PM

Post 516 Executive Board: first Thursday at 7PM

American Legion Riders: first Friday at 8PM

Sons of The American Legion Squadron 516: second Wed. at 7PM

American Legion: third Thursday at 7PM

 

Bingo for Post 516 (every evening)

6535 Watauga Road, Watauga Texas 76148

Sessions start at 7:00pm (every day) and 8:45pm (Wednesday through Sunday)

Doors open at 6 PM

 

JUNE 2018

Month of June 2018 American Legion Baseball Period

DARTS every Wednesday starting at 7:00 pm

June 1 (Friday) - American Legion Riders meeting at 8PM

June 5 (Tuesday) - American Legion Auxiliary Unit 516 meeting at 6PM

June 6 D-Day

June 7 (Thursday) - Post 516 Executive Board meeting at 7PM

Sunday, 10 June 2018 Friday, 15 June 2018 Texas Boys State

June 10 (Sunday) Boys State Bus Send Off at 10:00 am leaving from Post 569, Girls State Bus Send Off in Irving, Texas

Jun 13 (Wednesday) - Sons of The American Legion Squadron 516 meeting at 7PM

Jun 14 U.S. Army birthday Flag Day

Flag Retirement Ceremonies at Benbrook Post 297 & Mansfield Post 624

Jun 17 (Sunday) Fathers Day

June 18 Commanders Call and Presidents Parlay at Post 655

Jun 19 Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, or Emancipation Day

June 21 (Thursday) - Post 516 General Membership meeting at 7PM

Jun 23 (Saturday) - Coast Guard Auxiliary Birthday

POST 516 FAMILY INSTALLATION OF OFFICERS

Jun 24 (Sunday) car show

 

JULY 2018

DARTS every Wednesday starting at 7:00 pm

July 3 (Tuesday) - American Legion Auxiliary Unit 516 meeting at 6PM

July 4 (Wednesday) Independence Day

July 5 (Thursday) - Post 516 Executive Board meeting at 7PM

July 6 (Friday) - American Legion Riders meeting at 8PM

July 11 (Wednesday) - Sons of The American Legion Squadron 516 meeting at 7PM

July 11-15 2018 Department Convention at San Antonio, Texas

July 19 (Thursday) - Post 516 General Membership meeting at 7PM

17-22 Jul 18 - Nationals (Individual Precision and Individual Sporter) in Colorado Springs

July 28 (Saturday) car show

July 29 - Anniversary of the Army Chaplain Corps

 

AUGUST 2018

DARTS every Wednesday starting at 7:00 pm

Aug 2 (Thursday) - Post 516 Executive Board meeting at 7PM

Aug 3 (Friday) - American Legion Riders meeting at 8PM

Aug 4 - Coast Guard Birthday

Aug 7 (Tuesday) - Purple Heart Day

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 516 meeting at 6PM

Aug 8 (Wednesday) - Sons of The American Legion Squadron 516 meeting at 7PM

Aug 14 - VJ (Victory over Japan) Day

Aug 16 (Thursday) - Post 516 General Membership meeting at 7PM

Aug 24 30: The American Legion 100th National Convention, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Aug 25 (Saturday) car show

Aug 29 - Marine Forces Reserve Birthday

 

SEPTEMBER 2018 National Disaster Preparedness Month

DARTS every Wednesday starting at 7:00 pm

Sept 3 (Monday) Labor Day

Sep 4 (Tuesday) - American Legion Auxiliary Unit 516 meeting at 6PM

Sep 6 (Thursday) - Post 516 Executive Board meeting at 7PM

Sep 7 (Friday) - American Legion Riders meeting at 8PM

Sep 9 Grandparents Day

Sep 11 Patriot Day National Day of Service and Remembrance

Sep 12 (Wednesday) - Sons of The American Legion Squadron 516 meeting at 7PM

Sep 17 Constitution Day

Sep 20 (Thursday) - Post 516 General Membership meeting at 7PM

Sep 20 23, DEC

Sep 29 (Saturday) car show

 

OCTOBER 2018

DARTS every Wednesday starting at 7:00 pm

[Oct 2? (Tuesday) Texas National Night Out (let me know what folks are doing)]

Oct 2 (Tuesday) - American Legion Auxiliary Unit 516 meeting at 6PM

Oct 4 (Thursday) - Post 516 Executive Board meeting at 7PM

Oct 5 (Friday) - American Legion Riders meeting at 8PM

Oct 6 (Saturday) - ALMAC at Mansfield Post 624 starting at noon

Oct 7 (Sunday) Breast Cancer Awareness Benefit Breakfast at Post 379

Oct 10 (Wednesday) Columbus Day

Sons of The American Legion Squadron 516 meeting at 7PM

Oct 13 - Navy Birthday

Oct 18 (Thursday) - Post 516 General Membership meeting at 7PM

Oct 21 to 28 OCW Cruse

Oct 26 - National Day of the Deployed

Oct 27 Navy Day

Oct 28 (Sunday) car show

Oct 31 Halloween

 

NOVEMBER 2018 - Military Family Month

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DARTS every Wednesday starting at 7:00 pm

Nov 1 (Thursday) - Post 516 Executive Board meeting at 7PM

Nov 2 (Friday) - American Legion Riders meeting at 8PM

Nov 6 (Tuesday) - General Election

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 516 meeting at 6PM

Nov 10 (Saturday) Marine Corps Birthday

TARRANT COUNTY VETERANS DAY PARADE 8:00 am to 1:00 pm

Grapevine Veterans Day Parade

Mansfield Veterans Day Parade

Nov 11 (Sunday) Veterans Day

National Cemetery Veterans Day Program, 3 pm

Massing of the Colors First Presbyterian Church, Ft Worth, 2:30 pm

Nov 14 (Wednesday) - Sons of The American Legion Squadron 516 meeting at 7PM

Nov 15 (Thursday) - Post 516 General Membership meeting at 7PM

[Nov ? - 10th Annual Cowtown Homeless Veteran Stand Down 9am to 2pm]

Nov 22 (Thursday) Thanksgiving Day

National Red Kettle Campaign Kick-off

Nov 25 (Sunday) car show

 

DECEMBER 2018

DARTS every Wednesday starting at 7:00 pm

Dec 1 - Civil Air Patrol (USAF Auxiliary) Birthday

[Dec ? Toys for Tots kick off]

Dec 4 (Tuesday) - American Legion Auxiliary Unit 516 meeting at 6PM

Dec 6 (Thursday) - Post 516 Executive Board meeting at 7PM

Dec 7 (Friday) Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

American Legion Riders meeting at 8PM

Dec 12 (Wednesday) - Sons of The American Legion Squadron 516 meeting at 7PM

Dec 13 - National Guard Birthday

[Dec ? - National Wreaths Across America]

Dec 20 (Thursday) - Post 516 General Membership meeting at 7PM

Dec 25 Christmas Day

[Dec ? Armed Forces Bowl]

Dec 31 New Years Eve

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2019 Planning dates:

Future DEC Dates:

January 24 27, 2019

September 26 29, 2019

 

National Conventions Future Dates and Locations

August 23 - 29, 2019- The American Legion National Convention, Indianapolis, Indiana 100th birthday of The American Legion
August 28 - September 3, 2020 - The American Legion National Convention, Louisville, Kentucky

August 27 - September 2, 2021 - Phoenix, Arizona

August 26 - September 1, 2022 - Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last update 6/14/2018