10/11/17 Updates

What a great weekend for the American Legion family!  With the help of everyone we knocked it out of the park again!  Thanks to everyone that helped to make last weekend so successful!

The house committee is looking for someone with experience putting down carpet tiles.  We would like to get the carpet installed in the lounge the week of October 15th.  If you can help please give me a call.

If you have a birthday, baby shower or any special occasion coming up, consider the post hall! The American Legion is clean, affordable and is now smoke free! Call Chuck at 860 628 6379 for more information, help support our post!

The mural for the north side of the building is done!!  Stop down and check it out!

Joe, the commander and myself made more shelves for the shed, see attached.

Our next comedy show is November 18, (see attached).

There is a collection box in the post lounge for helping the victims of hurricane Harvey, so far, we are getting a great response, two car loads of items for the people of Texas.

Setback is Thursday night at 7pm.

Dart practice Wednesday at 7pm.

All military retirees are cordially invited to attend the annual Retiree Appreciation Day/Seminar sponsored by Naval Submarine Base New London on Saturday, October 14th, 2017 at Dealey Center Theater.  The Seminar starts at 0900.  Following the formal presentations there will be information stations and display tales set up in Morton Hall Gymnasium from 1200-1400.  The Sub Base ID card Office and the Auto Decal office will not be open.  For further information on the seminar events, contact the Retired Activities (RAO) at 860-694-3284.  The RAO hours are 0900-1200 Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and 0900-1500 Tuesday and Thursday.  Note:  All persons desiring entrance to the Submarine Base must show a valid military or retired ID at the gate.

Kitchen Notes
This week’s Hump Day Hoagie
Wednesday, 10/11/17, Noon-9 pm
Served on a 8″ grinder roll with American cheese, onions & peppers.
Donation – $5.00

Soup du jour
New England Clam Chowder
Donation – $5.00 per bowl

October 28th is our annual Halloween party so stop down and bring a dish!  Best costume prize, free stuff, drink specials and of course the photo booth!

November 11th the house committee will host the grand opening of the lounge with a prime rib dinner including a baked potato, bread and veggie (dine in only) for just $20!  We will have a DJ, drink specials and more, tickets will be available at the bar soon.

SHS Band is looking for help to direct Traffic on 10/21/17 between 9 am till 20:00 at SHS  any time you can help please email  Dan Ross daniel.ross@snet.net or call him at 860-302-4092, Please tell Dan you are from Legion, we want to thank them for doing the concert for us by helping them.

Collecting donations for Rocky Hill Veterans Home

If you click on this link it will take you to a signup sheet   https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1B8NMbzomwRFq67UiBNiN3TbqVsI1vhcFVFiz-ChQASU/edit#gid=0     Just put your name in when you can help and when you close the link it says what you wrote.  For Stop and Shop there are 2 entrance so we need 2 people for each shift 4 would be great , Fancy Beagle no more than 4 people as it is smaller. Email Steve at spintarich@kiltonicpost72.org if you have issue signing in let me know when you can work and I will add you.

11-4-17 Saturday at Southington Stop and Shop from 8 am till 2 Pm may stay longer if crowded

11/18/17 Saturday at Fancy Beagles from 7 am till 12 noon.

On Wednesday night 11/1/17 Storm watcher and reporting class at JFK Middle School in Plantsville from 7 PM till 9:30 in Auditorium

11/8/17 SHS Concert Band will be playing their annual Veterans Concert starts at 7 pm sharp.  We invite all Legion members to gather at bottom left of stage during intermission to go back stage with us to thank the students and to pass out the 2017 Legion SHS Band patch

Please contact Wayne White wwhite@kiltonicpost72.org if you can help out as a speaker in Southington Schools. We are getting a lot of request last year we talked to over 3000 students lets see if we can break that number.

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