COTTREALL-WARNER, POST 942
AMERICAN LEGION FAMILY NEWSLETTER
Greetings fellow Legionnaires, we will be voting on next year’s officers during our April meeting. During our March meeting we will present the slate of officers, if you are interested in running for Commander, Chaplain, Service Officer, Treasurer, Sgt. at Arms, Historian, Adjutant or any of the Vice Commanders positions, please attend our March & April meetings to add your name from the floor.
Past Commander/President Dinner If you receive this newsletter before Sunday, March 10th, you can still attend. Tickets are $10 each at the bar, if you attend and bought a ticket, your money will be returned, if you purchase a ticket and don’t attend, you will not get your money back. Food is buffet style Chicken French and Ham; open bar downstairs from 3 to 5:00; ceremony begin upstairs at 5:00; dinner served ~5:30 p.m. We have a live band that will play after the ceremony is over. Dress code is semi-formal/business casual.
Fish Fry Dinners: Is the last Friday of the month, our next one is Friday, March 29th, between 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. the last one for the season will be April 26th. The scouts will need additional help and support to put on the dinners. Please contact Shawn Crandall, the Troop 942 Scout Master, at (585) 802-0992 if you are interested in helping.
Legion Riders: Coming meetings are April 7th, May 5th. and June 9th Greg's House at 2:00 p.m. Anyone interested in joining contact Greg Cody at 750-1490.
Membership: We have ~444 paid members for 2019, our goal is 506; if you haven’t paid please do so as soon as possible. Our dues is $40; you can now pay your dues on-line by credit card; your card will be sent to you by our Post Membership Chair. Remember, if you paid your 2019 dues and have your 2019 card, you are paid; disregard any renewal notices from National.
Shooter Sport Club: The shooting team now has two sharpshooting teams and one precision shooting team. Please contact Tony Gross at 281-7815 if you have any candidates; it is free to all children of Webster and surrounding communities age 12 to 18.
Chaplain/Service Officer: Call Adjutant Don Linborg if you know of a Legionnaire that is currently sick or recently deceased at: 585-377-2086
For God and Country
Dan MacDonald, Post Commander
AUXILIARY UNIT 942
Thank you to everyone that helped with our Corn Beef and Cabbage dinner. Complements to the cooks! Delicious. Also, thank you to everyone that helped serve and made/brought desserts.
Also Thank you to everyone who helped with the Past Commander/President dinner. Events such as this would not be possible without the help from the whole Legion.
Upcoming is the Easter Egg hunt on Sunday 4/14 at 1pm. Cookies and desserts are needed for this event too! Thank you to everyone ahead of time. Please sign up at the Bar for all children under 9 years old attending. Also, Please bring a canned good to donate to the Webster food cupboard at this time.
For God and Country
Catie Brodie-Rookey Auxiliary President, 585-455-9917
SONS OF THE LEGION
Be on the look-out for this years’ gun raffle tickets!! It is our 10th year anniversary of the raffle and we want it to be our biggest yet!! We should have tickets available for sale by April… Stay tuned
Our membership drive for 2019 is ongoing. Multiple reminders from national have been sent out. Please get your dues paid if you have not for 2019. Dues remain $15.00/year. ($10.00 for 16 and under)
Our monthly meetings are held at 7:00 PM on the 2nd Thursday of each month. Please try to attend and stay informed.
Thank you for your time!
Commander Sons of the American Legion
Squadron 942 Webster, N.Y.
AMERICAN LEGION FAMILY COMING EVENTS
Mar. 02 Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner, 4:00 p.m. until?
Mar. 10 Past Commanders/President Dinner-open bar 3-5; dinner at 5:30 p.m.
Mar. 14 Legion and SAL Meetings 7:00 p.m.
Mar. 21 Auxiliary meeting
Mar. 29 Fish Fry, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Apr. 07 Greg's House - 2:00 p.m.
Apr. 11 Legion and SAL Meetings 7:00 p.m.
Apr. 14 Easter Egg Hunt, 1:00 p.m.
Apr. 18 Auxiliary Meeting, 7:00 p.m.
Apr. 21 EASTER SUNDAY -Bar is CLOSED
Apr. 26 Fish Fry, 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
May 05 Greg's House - 2:00 p.m.
June 09 Greg's House - 2:00 p.m.