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** General Membership Meeting**
Tuesday, June 11th, at 7:30pm
**Executive Committee Meeting**
Monday, May 27th, at 4:00pm
The May 2019 newsletter can be viewed
by clicking HERE!
16 May - Jr Shooters (Young) at the Annex, 6pm
18 May - Jr Shooters Award Lunch
18 May - Post 290 Bombers 12U Tryouts, 4pm, Back Softball Field
18 May - Steak Night at Post 290, 5-8pm
23 May - Jr Shooters at the Annex, 6pm
25 May - Memorial Day Gravesite Flag Placement - Volunteers meet at Post Home at 9am
27 May - Memorial Day - Courthouse Ceremony, 9am; Open House, 12pm; Executive Committee Meeting, 4:00pm
28 May - Baseball Tryouts for Nationals/Patriots, 5:30pm - 8:30pm - SEE BASEBALL TAB FOR DETAILS
29 May - Rain date for Nationals/Patriots tryouts, 5:30pm-8:30pm, if necessary
30 May - Baseball Tryouts for Americans/Virginians, 5:30pm - 8:30pm - SEE BASEBALL TAB FOR DETAILS
31 May - Rain date for Americans/Virginians tryouts, 5:30pm-8:30pm, if necessary
30 May - Jr Shooters at the Annex, 6pm
1 Jun - 16th District Convention, Woodbridge
1 Jun - Installation Dinner at Post Home - Social Hour begins at 5:30pm, Dinner at 7:00pm
6 Jun - Jr Shooters ACES Postal
8 Jun - Legion Riders Dart Tournament, 11am
11 Jun - Post 290 General Membership Meeting, 7:30pm
15 Jun - Steak Night at Post 290, 5-8pm
24 Jun - Executive Committee Meeting, 7:30pm
4 July - Independence Day Celebration at Post 290
10-14 July - Department Convention
30 July - Junior Department Baseball Banquet
1-4 Aug - Junior Department Baseball Tournament at Post 290
BOYS STATE COUNSELORS NEEDED!
American Legion Riders Post 290 VA
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Post 290 is on Facebook and Twitter!
If you haven’t done so already, please take a few minutes and visit our Facebook page and “Like” us. We update Facebook regularly with information about issues important and of interest to our veterans and active duty military and their families. Please let John Haehn know what else you'd like to see.
In addition, if you have a Twitter account, please take a few minutes, search for the Post's Twitter account (@LegionPost290VA), and then click on "Follow." The Post's Twitter account "follows" a variety of military and Virginia Twitter accounts and sends out helpful information at least once per day. In addition, for those in charge of events (e.g., Bingo, baseball), if an event is delayed, please send a "tweet" to our Twitter account from your personal account. Please tell John in person, via email or by tweet with suggestions of other Twitter accounts to follow.
TWITTER ACCOUNT: @LegionPost290VA
Since our charter in 1947, our American Legion Post has been welcoming VETERANS from all branches of our Armed Forces. Today, we continue to welcome all military personnel serving our country. Joining our Post enables you to continue serving your God, Country and Community Our mission is to implement the goals, aspirations, dreams, peace and blessings for our country, friends and families embodied in our preamble below.
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