America Legion Post 60 Arlington Texas

American Legion Post 60 Newsletter October 2016

  Our current membership stands at 307 members.  September finished with 161 members paid, 61.22% of 
  our 2017 membership goal.  
  There will be a renewal mail-out by National the first part of October.
  Get ahead of the holidays and renew your 2017 membership now.
  I encourage you to renew your membership online at,
  it saves us both paper work and the price of a stamp.
  Have you considered being a Paid Up For Life (PUFL) Member?  Check it out and see if that works for you.
  Visit our website, regularly at  
  As part of Post 60 obligation to the Elks for hosting our meetings at their house,
  we agreed to take over one of the burger nights,
  the third Tuesday of each month, in preparing and serving burgers for the members.
  We need your help in honoring this obligation to repay their hospitality. 

  The 12th District Fall Convention is Saturday, October 22nd at E. L. Young Post 838 on Mansfield Ave in Fort Worth.
  Registration begins at 7 am, training at 9 am, joint session at 11 am and the business session at 1:30 pm.


October Happenings

Oct 16th Sunday (CANCELLED) Navy Birthday Celebration 12:00 Till See Dean Bratton for donations Oct 18th Tuesday Burger Night by AL Post 60 6:00 till 8:00 pm. Join us Oct 21th Friday Fish Fry by Legion Family "All you can eat" $9.00 6:00 till 8:00 pm Oct 27th Thursday American Legion/Auxiliary meeting 7:00 till 8:00 pm Nov 5th Saturday 16th Annual Military Appreciation Dinner & Dance. See Bill Staton for reservations/tickets. Hope to see you at some or all these events. 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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