America Legion Post 60 Arlington Texas

American Legion Post 60 Newsletter



American Legion Post 60 Newsletter December 2016


  I want to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and please keep our Veterans in your prayers. 
                                                                                        God Bless you all !!!!  

  Andre Hanekamp, Commander  

  Our current membership stands at 317 members.
  November closed with 198 members paid, 75.29% of our 2017 membership goal.

  We have 105 members that have not yet paid for the 2017 membership year.  With the Holidays approaching,
  please renew your membership now before they expire in February with loss of continuous years.
  You can mail your renewal to American Legion Post 60 @ 601 W Pioneer PKWY, Arlington, TX  76010,
  drop it off at your next visit to the Lodge or renew online at
  If you need any assistance, please call me, 817-478-7838 or send an email to

  Have you considered being a Paid Up For Life (PUFL) Member?  Check it out and see if that works for you.

  There will not be a meeting this month.
  Join us, 7:00pm Dec 16th at Emanuel L Young Post 838 in Fort Worth for the District Christmas Party.  

  The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 60 has asked the Legionnaires support in increasing their membership.
  They want your eligible family members to join the unit.  Applications are available at the Lodge.
                                                  Also, female veterans can be dual members as well.

  Join me in welcoming our new and transfer members:  Michael Rogalsky, Gary Christensen.

  Visit our website, regularly, at


December Happenings

Dec 4th Sunday Breakfast by American Legion Family 9:00 till 11:30 am Dec 5th Monday District Commander Call/Presidents Parlay Post 655 7:00 pm Dec 16th Friday District Christmas Party, Post 838 7:00 pm Dec 18th Sunday Breakfast by American Legion Family 9:00 till 11:30 am Dec 20th Tuesday Burger Night by American Legion 6:00 till 8:00 pm Jan 26th Thursday Meeting ~ American Legion/Auxiliary 7:00 till 8:00 pm We are located at 601 W Pioneer Pkwy Arlington, TX 76010. The ELKS Lodge #2114 has agreed to sponsor our post at their Lodge. As a non-member of the ELKS, you will need to be signed in as a guest. We will have a member of the ELKS there to sign you in. On meeting nights, the last Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm, you can sign yourself in, just enter your name and post 60. We hope that this will enable our post to grow and prosper. John Straten, Adjutant 817-360-7558

Webmaster J.W. Smits at
Please notify of any corrections or suggestions.