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P.O. Box 125, Stafford, Virginia 22555

Stafford American Legion Post 290

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NOTE:  Please send any information that you would like posted to our website to Ken White,, for review and publication (pending Commander's approval, if required).

** General Membership Meeting**

Tuesday, September 10th, at 7:30pm


**Executive Committee Meeting**

Monday, August 26th, at 7:30pm

See Club Room tab for updated hours of operation!

The August 2019 newsletter can be viewed by clicking HERE!



22 Aug - Jr Shooters at the Annex, 6pm

22-29 Aug - National Convention in Indianapolis

26 Aug - Adult Fall Softball Meeting, 7pm

26 Aug - Executive Comittee Meeting, 7:30pm

29 Aug - Jr Shooters at the Annex, 6pm

6 Sep - Post 34 Golf Tournament

8 Sep - SAL Chili Cook-off, 2pm-6pm; Contest judging at 3pm

9 Sep - Adult Softball Fall Season Begins

10 Sep - General Membership Meeting, 7:30pm

21 Sep - Steak Night at Post 290

23 Sep - Executive Committee Meeting, 7:30pm

8 Oct - General Membership Meeting - Boys/Girls State RECAP, 7pm (Note change in meeting time)

17-20 Oct - Stafford County Fair

19 Oct - Legion Riders Cornhole Tournament at Post 290, 12pm

19 Oct - Steak Night at Post 290

20 Oct - District Fall Conference at Post 330 (Culpeper)

11 Jan - District Oratorical Contest (25 Jan is makeup date)

15 Jan - "Day on the Hill"

9 Feb - Regional Oratorical Contest (16 Feb is makeup date)

28 Feb - Department Oratorical Contest; during Department Convention

8 Mar - District Spring Conference at Post 290; Lunch at 1pm, Meeting at 2pm



If you might be interested in serving as a Counselor for Boys State, please contact Frenchie Burnett, 540-220-1905 or



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. 


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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To the wonderful patriotic citizens of the Stafford community, join our Post as a Booster or sponsor - (click Sponsor or Booster Button for details) - 100% of the monies raised are given back to the community. Help us to continue sponsoring Scholarships for our children; give aid and assistance to our local needy Veterans and their families. Help us to continue to support financially worthy community programs and projects.

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