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Post 68 - Leland, NC!

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Post 68 Officers with Anita Hartsell from Brunswick County Veteran Services

 Last Updated 7/13/18

Meetings: Monthly the 3rd Thursday 

Blossoms Restaurant
Magnolia Greens,  1800 Tommy Jacobs Dr,
Leland, North Carolina   (map)

Member sign-in begins at 5:30pm
General meeting at 6:00pm

Have dinner at Blossoms prior to meeting with us ~ 4:30 / 5:00pm

JULY 2018 EVENT INFO

EVENT LEAD/POC INFO FOR POST MEMBERS

Magnolia Green July 4th Parade

July 4th 11am

Gerald Decker Success!

District 5 Leadership Forum: Veterans Services in Brunswick County

Thursday, July 10, 2018 at 7:30 a.m.

RSVP
HERE
Various Speakers

Post 68 Officers Meeting

July 12th, 1pm

Dale Todd

Hammock Meeting Room Shelmore
Brunswick Forest

Post 68 Member Meeting

July 19th 6pm

Dale Todd

Blossoms Meeting Room
Magnolia Greens

Wilmington Sharks - Post 68 Night!

 July 26th 7pm

Sharks vs. Fayetteville Swamp Dogs

See Art Dietrich for tickets

Buck Hardee Field
Legion Stadium

2149 Carolina Beach Road Wilmington

map

AUGUST 2018 EVENT INFO

EVENT LEAD/POC INFO FOR POST MEMBERS

Post 68 Officers Meeting

Aug 9th 
12:30 - 14:30

Dale Todd

*** CHANGE OF TIME / LOCATION ***

Brunswick Forest COMMONS room

Post 68 Member Meeting

Aug 16th 6pm

Dale Todd

Blossoms Meeting Room
Magnolia Greens

Downtown Concert Series
Wilmington
Wristband Sales

Aug 17th

Dan Dodge Downtown Wilmington
Water Street
Time TBD

Vets to Washington
Fundraiser

Wine, Cheese, Silent Auction

Aug 18th 6-9pm

Gerald Decker

Where: Brunswick Forest Community Commons
Purpose: Fundraiser-Vets to Washington
Goal: $1,000
Needs: Volunteers to serve and clean up
          Anyone who knows how to handle the
              cheese set up and other food
          Volunteers to handle the silent auction
          Donations for the auction

BELK Sales Fundraiser

Aug 25th

Dale Todd TBD

Other Upcoming Events

EVENT LEAD/POC INFO FOR POST MEMBERS

Fish Fry Fundraiser

Sep 22nd

Greg Miller

Leland Founders Day

September 8th 3pm - 9pm

Richard Fry LINK for more info
Wilmington Veterans Day Parade TBD TBD

Flight to Washington DC

October 4 - 7

Gerald Decker LINK for more info

2018 NEWS and EVENTS and Happenings:
See "Special Events" link for event pictures

07/12 Brunwick County's Ten Fallen Sons Highway - Info

07/10 North Carolina District 5 Veteran Services Leadership meeting. Legaslative resources and contact info....  Post 68 members were present...

07/04 July 4th Parade:  Post 68 participated in the Leland/Magnolia Greens July 4th parade

06/21 Change of Command Ceremony - Pics

05/07 North Brunswick High School Freedom Shrine Dedication:   Post 68 members participated..

05/05 Battleship North Carolina:  A new walkway surrounding the Battleship North Carolina was dedicated..

03/01 Flag Collection Event in the news:  Brunswick Beacon filed a report of the upcoming Flag Collection

January - Post 68 Awards Scholarship:  C/CPT Matthew Smith with North Brunswick High School JRTOC..

 

NEWS & OTHER ITEMS
OF INTEREST:

VETERANS TO WASHINGTON PROJECT

SEE:  VETERAN NEWS ITEMS FOR MOR INFORMATION!

NORTH CAROLINA IS ALL ABOUT VETERANS!

 

Volunteers requested for
Red Cross

The Red Cross is looking requesting members to volunteer as drivers to deliver blood products to local area hospitals. 

If you are interested, check out the website and call Katherine Crocker, Sr. Volunteer Specialist at 910-315-8571 or Katherine.Crocker@redcross.org

(http://www.redcross.org/volunteer/volunteer-opportunities/deliver-blood

Legion Riders Application 

LINK

 

 

Post 68 to participation in Downtown Sundown again this year!

SUCCESS!!!!!!   Post 68 has been selected AGAIN for the 2nd year in a row to participate in Downtown Sundown wrist band sales!   We got awarded the  Aug 17th concert that will feature Skydog (Allman Brothers Tribute Band)!   Let Dan Dodge know if your would like to volunteer to particiapte in sales that night.  
Email: LIFESGOOD50@GMAIL.COM

--> Please participate
Post 68 membership survey!

Survey completion date extended
MORE feedback is needed!

Click HERE 

2018 UPCOMING POST MEMBER MEETINGS
 

July 19

August 16

September 20

October 18

November 15

December 20

 EVENTS FROM OTHER ORGANIZATIONS

Woman Vetera's Expo and Veterans Banquet Sep 27th

Kiwanis of North Brunswick - Juice, Jive and Java Gala Fundraiser

Freedom Day - Free Dental for Veterans Oct 1st

Honoring America's Veterans (website)

Get copies of your DD214 and other Military Records from the National Archives!

Click LINK for more info

 

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Local businesses supporting Post 68:

Piggly Wiggly - Leland
Harris Teeter - Waterford, Leland
Lowes Grocery - Brunswick Forest
Port City Java - Brunswick Forest
Port City Java - Waterford
Food Lion - Leland
Carolina Shores Carwash - Leland


Delfino Winery, Roseburg, OR

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