COTTREALL-WARNER, POST 942
AMERICAN LEGION FAMILY NEWSLETTER
Greetings fellow Legionnaires, we will be voting on next year’s officers during our April meeting. 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 plan on attending you need to put your name and yes or no if you plan on bring your spouse on the sign-up sheet in the Lounge. Food is buffet style and free; ceremony begin upstairs at 5:00; dinner served ~5:30 p.m. Dress code is semi-formal/business casual.
Fish Fry Dinners: Is on the last Friday of this month, Friday March 27th, between 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. and continue until April 24th. The scouts will need additional help and support to put on the dinners. The troop would need volunteers for each dinner to make this feasible. This would include help with afternoon setup, cooking and cleanup. Please contact Shawn Crandall, the Troop 942 Scout Master, at (585) 802-0992 if you are interested in helping.
Membership: If you haven’t paid your 2020 dues, you are delinquent please do so as soon as possible. As of now, we have approximately 466 members paid, that includes 37 new members. That’s 95%. of our goal of 490.
You can pay on-line now at: https://www.legion.org/renew; we had 93 that paid on-line in 2019; we already have 112 that paid on-line for 2020. The portion of the dues that are due to the Post will be credited to our Post by the Dept. of NY.
Remember, if you paid your 2020 dues and have your 2020 card, you are paid; disregard any renewal notices from National.
Legion Riders: Our next fund raiser will be held on May 16, 2020 (Armed Forces Day) it will be an outdoors theme with many nice camping/outdoor items plus cash prizes and door prizes. Ticket are available at the bar or from Legion Rider members. A ticket is needed to attend; food and live music though-out the afternoon. If you are interested in joining the Riders, contact Greg Cody at 585 750-1490.
Color Guard: We are looking for additional members that can march and be available for special events that may occur throughout the year please contact Sergeant of the Color Guard, Mike Kulikowski: 585 737-6338 if you are interested.
Shooter Sport Club: The shooting team is active for the Legion year. Please contact Tony Gross at 585 281-7815 if you have any candidates; it’s free to all children age 12 to 18 of Webster and surrounding communities.
Home Corp: The new Hall heating/AC system is functional.
Chaplain: Call Chaplain Clarke if you know of a Legionnaire that is currently sick or recently deceased at: 585 978-0429
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 4/5 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
The Webster S.A.L. is currently holding a fundraiser for the Webster Comfort Care Hospice home. We are selling $5 “calendars” for the month of June. If your number matches the NYS lottery drawing evening number you win!! Payouts and details are on each ticket. Please help us raise $2500 as a donation to the hospice home.
Also, please help us support our Legion Riders. They are holding their first ever Sportsman’s raffle in May. Tickets are on sale for $10 at our post home. Let’s make this an amazing event for our Legion family.
Please check to verify you have paid your 2020 membership dues… Final reminders have been mailed. Dues remain $15/year.
Our monthly meetings are held at 7:00 PM on the 2nd Thursday of each month. Please try to attend and stay informed.
Thanks for your time, firstname.lastname@example.org – (585-402-1474)
Commander Sons of the American Legion
Squadron 942 Webster, N.Y.
AMERICAN LEGION FAMILY COMING EVENTS
Mar. 01 Legion Riders Meetings 2:00 p.m. at Greg’s house
Mar. 07 Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner, 4:00 p.m. until?
Mar. 12 Legion and SAL Meetings 7:00 p.m.
Mar. 15 Past Cmdr’s/Pres. Thank You Dinner 5:00 p.m. Sign-Up
sheet in the Lounge. Refer to Legion article for details.
Mar. 19 Auxiliary Meeting, 7:00 p.m.
Mar. 27 Fish Fry at Post, begins at 5:00 p.m. until fish is gone
Apr. 05 Easter Egg Hunt 1:00 p.m.
Apr. 05 Legion Riders Meetings 2:00 p.m. at Greg’s house
Apr. 09 Legion and SAL Meetings 7:00 p.m.
Apr. 12 EASTER SUNDAY - Bar / Lounge is CLOSED
Apr. 16 Auxiliary Meeting, Aux. Birthday Meeting at Proiettis’
Apr. 24 Fish Fry at Post, begins at 5:00 p.m. until fish is gone