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** General Membership Meeting**
Tuesday, January14th, at 7:30pm
**Executive Committee Meeting**
Monday, January 27th, at 7:30pm
See Club Room tab for updated hours of operation!
Join us for Super Bowl Sunday at the Post on Sunday, February 2nd
Drink and Food Specials
Club Room opens at 12:30pm; Game starts at 6:30pm
American Legion Riders
BRUNCH at Post 290
Sunday, 9 February from 10am-2pm
Bingo Volunteers Needed!
Post 290 Bingo is under New Management and is looking to establish two or more regular crews to support a monthly schedule.
Be part of a high performing volunteer team having a positive impact on Post 290s support to veterans and community initiatives!
Contact Jim Perham, text/call 540-497-1442, to volunteer or for more details!
The January 2020 newsletter can be viewed by clicking HERE!
27 Jan - Executive Committee Meeting, 7:30pm
2 Feb - Post Everlasting and 4 Chaplains Ceremony at Post 290, 2pm
2 Feb - Super Bowl Party in the Club Room! Doors open at 12:30pm; game starts at 6:30pm
8 Feb - Regional Oratorical Contest (15 Feb is makeup date), Post 74 Charlottesville (Note Location Change)
9 Feb - ALR BRUNCH, 10am-2pm
15 Feb - Steak Night at Post 290, 4:30-7:30pm
28 Feb - Department Oratorical Contest; during Department Convention
6 Mar - Boys/Girls State Applications due
8 Mar - District Spring Conference at Post 290; Cornhole Tournament at 11am, Lunch at 1pm, Meeting at 2pm
21 Mar - Steak Night at Post 290, 4:30-7:30pm
29 Mar - Girls State Interview - See Girls State page for schedule
30 Mar - Boys State Interviews - See Boys State page for schedule
19 Apr - Girls State Orientation Meeting, time TBD
20 Apr - Boys State Orientation Meeting, 7pm
BINGO EVERY WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY - DOORS OPEN AT 4:45PM
BOYS STATE COUNSELORS NEEDED!
American Legion Riders Post 290 VA
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For up-to-date information, please see the Riders'
Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ALR290/ or visit them at www.alriders290.org
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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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