What a great weekend at post 72. Soup Friday night was awesome, the comedy show Saturday night was really funny and Sunday Joey Logano (from Middletown, CT.) won the NASCAR championship!
Friday night Post 72 handed over 10 laptops and web cameras to our partner Al and he will be giving theses to 10 service members at Walter Reed Medical Center Monday, and this week we will. Be helping 3 reserve soldiers who are attending college, this means we have given away 3301 laptops.
Saturday night the National guard service guard and daughter dinner dance in Southington. The sons prepared dinner for them, see attached photo.
A big thanks to everyone who has stepped up to help American Legion help our veterans, thanks to donations and big sale at Bed Bath and Beyond we purchased 18. Beds in bags that will be delivered to CRT VETERANS CROSSING here in Ct, Veterans Crossing helps vets get back on their feet.
Post 72’s first load of Christmas presents for Veterans who live at State Veterans Home in Rocky Hill for their Christmas, thanks to all who made donations, we will be shopping more this week.
This Saturday stop down in the post lounge for one of Jim & Jenn’s famous steamed cheeseburgers. Burger, chips and a pickle for only $6 see you there!
There are still free turkeys available in the post lounge for you or someone you know. We will also be doing our usual Thanksgiving dinner Thursday with a conventional and of course a fried turkey, if you would like to donate a side dish there is a signup sheet in the lounge and you can bring it down anytime and believe me it will be greatly appreciated.
The fifth annual coat drive is on as well, if you have a new coat or a gently used coat, hats, glove’s, boot’s, or scarfs bring them down and I will make sure they get to the people that need them in our town.
On December 1st we will have a Mac & Cheese Dinner with your favorite mix-ins! Served in the post lounge beginning at 5pm.
December 15th 1-4pm Christmas party with drink specials raffles, karaoke, awesome food and more for 2019 paid members only.
See our updated calendar at http://calendar.kiltonicpost72.org/ As always, please let me know of any additions, changes or deletions.
We are now serving pizza Burgers and more every day. Stop down in the post lounge anytime for a great personal pizza from Zuppardi’s Apizza anytime! This week we also have French onion, broccoli bacon & cheddar, and chicken cordon blue soups and new England clam chowder.
The lounge now has Keno! Stop down and give it a try, lots of fun and you can get your Powerball, mega millions and all the other games the CT lottery has to offer.
Tuesday’s between 9am and noon the service office is open so if you would like to see Gino, (the American Legion Service Officer) to help you with any veteran related issues (and more). His office is upstairs, so the ramp and front doors will be unlocked between those times.
Pool league Monday night’s at 7pm.
Dart league Wednesday night’s at 7pm.
Setback Thursday night’s at 7pm.
There is a book case in the lounge with a wide variety of books so stop down and see if any interest you. You can also donate a book for others to enjoy.
Post lounge hours are; 12:00 – 10:00 Monday thru Friday, Saturday 11:00 – 11:00, Sunday 11:00 – 9:00.
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 Steve at 860 877 2513 for more information, help support our post!