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

 

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 15 (Saturday) – Memorial Service for James “Woody” Estes: Post 516 at 4:00 pm

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

            Annual Handley Street Festival on Handley Drive at Lancaster.

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 9/5/2018