Upcoming Events

MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE 
 
Please attend the Memorial Day Observance conducted by the vnvdv.    This is an excellent way to remember those of our military brethren who have given their all in all of the country's past wars and conflicts.  The event is held on Monday, 29 May, 2017 at 11:00 am.  Uniform is appropriate and bring your family!

AMERICAN LEGION DEPT OF CALIFORNIA CONVENTION    

The Department of California Annual Convention will be held 21 to 26 June in Riverside, CA.  District 9 is holding rooms at $139/night for District 9 members who want to attend.  If you are going let Randy Reid know ASAP and send in $139 for your first night to hold your room.   Randy Reid and Eric Ardell will be attending as delegates from District 9.

AMERICAN LEGION NATIONAL CONVENTION   

RARE OPPORTUNITY!!!  The Annual National Convention is being held in Reno Nevada this year from 18 to 24 August 2017.   District 9 is allow two delegates and two alternates.   Randy Reid and Eric Ardell have been nominated for the two alternate positions, but any member of the American Legion may attend as a "guest" (there is a $20 fee for guest attendees).  Agenda for the meeting is not yet available.   Contact us if you are interested in attending.

OFFICER NOMINATIONS FOR 2017-2018  

 The following members have been nominated for the listed offices for the 2017-2018 year.  Additional nominations will be entertained from the floor at the May meeting.

Commander..........Randy Reid
1st Vice Cdr..........Eric Ardell
2nd Vice Cdr........Gary Soto
Adjutant...............Bob Landy
Finance Officer....Raoul Miranda
Chaplain...............Dick Seavey
Judge Advocate.. .Row Lowe
Service Officer.....Leroy Vares
Sgt-at-Arms.........John Archimede
Historian..............Gerry Lindahl
Executive Board..Ron Roe, Michelle Lee, Phil Connolly, Ed Ott

HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE MILITARY SWEARING-IN CEREMONY 

 American Legion Post 246 and VFW Post 75 are co-hosting the 4th annual ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for local high school graduates volunteering to directly enlisted in the military services.  All of our members are strongly encouraged to attend this event, in uniform if possible, to show our support to these young men and women who will be serving our country.  Event will be held on Saturday, 27 May, 2017 at 1:00 pm at the Veterans Memorial Building.


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