The American Legion Post 175, Inc.

Serving Our Community Since

September 27, 1945

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WELCOME!

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Calendar Highlights

July 2022

01 - Friday: The American Legion Fiscal Year (FY) 2022-2023 Begins

04 - Monday: Independence Day (Federal Holiday)

05 - Tuesday: No Executive Committee Meeting [DATE CHANGED TO 12 JULY]

06 - Wednesday: No Pot Luck Dinner [DATE CHANGED TO 13 JULY

10 - Sunday: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Junior Shooting Sports Program (JSSP) Mechanicsville Marksmen training.

12 - Tuesday: 7:00 pm, Executive Committee [DATE CHANGED FROM 05 JULY]

13 - Wednesday: 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Pot Luck Dinner (Member Social Room) [DATE CHANGED FROM 06 JULY]

24 - Sunday: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Junior Shooting Sports Program (JSSP) Mechanicsville Marksmen training.

30 - Saturday: 7:30 am to 10:00 am, Community Breakfast. PUBLIC WELCOME!

 

Standing Meetings / Events:

Morning Coffee and Doughnuts Social: Tuesdays from 9:00 am to 11:00 am

Executive Committee Meeting: 1st Tuesday of every month, 7:00 pm.

General Membership Meeting: 4th Tuesday of every month, 7:00 pm.

Community Breakfast: Last saturday of a month, 7:30 am to 10:00 am (Except November and December). PUBLIC WELCOME!

ALR and S.A.L Meeting: Last Saturday of every month, immediately following the Community Breakfast.

Long Range (Planning) Calendar: Select "Events Calendar" here, or at the top of the left side navigation pane.

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NJROTC LEADER TRAINING

Mechanicsville High School Naval Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) Unit

Commander - Cadet Anthony Williamson - attends Leadership School June 20-24, 2022.

Our Post sponsors all Hanover Country JROTC units.

Cadet Williamson is also a leader of our Post 4-H Junior Shooting Sports Program (JSSP).

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POST SPONSORED TROOP 553 CONDUCTS FLAG RETIREMENTS

FLAG DAY - JUNE 14, 2022

Scouts prepare for flag retirement ceremony. At right: Myrtle Starling, Sergeant-at-Arms.

Members of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) participate in flag retirement ceremony

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POST HONOR GUARD MEMBERS INTERVIEWED BY NEWS CHANNELS

Douglas (Doug) Snell and Robert (Bob) White are interviewed by Channel 6 News at the interment of WW2 hero.

(Click on the image to watch the report and their interview)

Abraham Smith was quoted by Channel 8 News in their written report:

Abraham Smith, a veteran with the American Legion Post 175,

believes veterans are the backbone of the United States.

Smith was thrilled to see the community honoring the late Army Nurse Corps member.

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SATURDAY, JULY 9th, 5 pm to 7 pm

Tickets required. Take out or Members may dine in the Lounge.

For tickets, contact Jim Oliver: jtoliv@comcast.net

Whitefish or Catfish... with all the trimmings !

Fundraiser for the Junior Shooting Sports Program (JSSP)

and Flag Education Program in our Elementary Schools

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VETERAN'S HONOR / MEMORIAL GARDEN

What better way to honor or memorialize military service? A brick paver!

For details on how to enshrine your, or a loved ones military service...

...click on the Brick Paver Ordering link below.

Brick Paver Ordering Link

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