America Legion Post 60 Arlington Texas

American Legion Post 60 Newsletter March 2017


Our current membership stands at 351 members. February finished with 250 members paid, 95.06% of our 2017 membership goal. Just 13 more members to make 100%. American Legion National mailed a renewal notice February 26th 2017. If you have not renewed for the 2017 membership year, please do so at your earliest opportunity. 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 email Join me in welcoming our new and transfer members: Scott Rasmussen. The annual District Coffee/Membership Tour will be held Saturday, March 18th. Representatives from posts within our district will arrive by bus that afternoon for a short visit. Come say hello to our fellow ladies and comrades. Time of arrival 1330 hours. The District Convention has been moved to April 22nd being held at Post 624 in Mansfield. Please let us know at the next meeting if you plan on attending. 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. Visit our website, regularly, at

Happenings at the Post

Mar 21st Tuesday Burger Night by American Legion 6:00 until 8:00 pm Mar 23rd Thursday Meeting ~ American Legion Auxiliary 7:00 until 8:00 pm Mar 30th Thursday Meeting ~ American Legion 7:00 until 8:00 pm Apr 1st Saturday Meeting ~ ALR Post 60, noon until 1:00 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

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