Stafford American Legion Post 290
NOTE: Please send any information that you would like posted to our website to Ken White, [email protected], for review and publication (pending Commander’s approval, if required).
REGULAR BINGO RETURNS NOVEMBER 4th
See Below and on the Bingo Page for Details
CORONA VIRUS/COVID-19 NOTICE, 29 September 2020 Update
In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, American Legion Post 290 is taking the following actions in order to protect its members, patrons, and community
We encourage everyone to take the recommended and necessary precautions to protect themselves, their families, and the community by limiting social interaction to only essential activities. Stay safe!
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** General Membership Meeting**
Tuesday, December 8th, at 7:30pm at Post 290
Masks and Social Distancing Required
**VIRTUAL Executive Committee Meeting **
Monday, November 23rd, at 7:30pm
Post 290 Executive Board Meeting
Mon, Nov 23, 2020 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM (EDT)
Accessibility details provided to Executive Committee members via email
JUNIOR SHOOTERS RAFFLE
The Junior Shooters are raffling off an M1A Standard Issue Rifle (7.62 or .308), 1911A .45 Cal pistol, a 48-quart Orca cooler, and a 20 gau. Winchester shotgun.
Tickets will be on sale at the Shrimp Dinner. The drawing for the rifle, cooler, and pistol will be on Veteran’s Day, 11 Nov at 1800hrs (6:00 pm).
The drawing for the shotgun will be on Nov. 24 1800hrs (6:00 pm). Click on the attachment for full details.
The November 2020 Newsletter can be viewed by clicking HERE!
Click on the Newsletter tab for previous editions
ACTIVITIES AT POST 290 WILL BE LIMITED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
10 Nov – General Membership Meeting, 7:30pm; Legion Riders meet at 6:30pm
11 Nov – Veteran’s Day – Wreath Laying at Stafford Courthouse, 0900; Post Open House/Brunch, 1030
11 Nov – Jr Shooters Practice @ the Annex, 1330-2100
21 Nov – Honor Guard Steak Night
18 Nov – Jr Shooters Practice @ the Annex, 1330-2100
23 Nov – Executive Committee Meeting, 7:30pm
25 Nov – Jr Shooters Practice @ the Annex, 1330-2100
26 Nov – Thanksgiving
30 Nov – Membership Renewal Early Bird Cut-Off
REGULAR BINGO RETURNS EVERY WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY INDOORS
Doors Open at 4:30pm and BINGO Starts at 6:45pm
In November our Bingo will be moving back indoors to our regular schedule on Wednesdays and Fridays. If you are able to volunteer, we would love to have your help; we will be putting in place additional safety precautions to help prevent the spread of COVID to include Physical barriers (Plexiglas) and we will be requiring the wearing of masks for all Workers and Bingo customer, and will also be sanitizing the post before each Bingo session.
See Club Room tab for updated hours of operation!
Boys State Counselors Needed – if interested, please contact Frenchie Burnett
Bingo Volunteers Needed: The Bingo Manager, Noel Lowery, is looking for volunteers to establish 2 standing crews to work Bingo at the Post. If interested, please contact Noel.
Stafford American Legion Post 290 NOTE: Please send any information that you would like posted to our website to Ken White, [email protected], for review and publication (pending Commander’s