COTTREALL-WARNER, POST, UNIT and SQUADRON 942
AMERICAN LEGION FAMILY NEWSLETTER
Greetings fellow Legionnaires, hope you all are safe and healthy!
With the current health situation COVID-19, we have not created an annual events calendar; most of our meetings and events have been canceled until further notice. Our meetings have resumed, our next meeting will be this coming Thursday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m.
Fish Fry Dinners: Canceled until further notice!
Boy Scouts: Contact Shawn Crandall for scout get togethers at (585) 802-0992
Legion Riders: Our Sportsman Raffle went extremely well in spite of the virus; we managed to donate $3,000 to the Veterans Outreach Center, $2,000 to American Legion Comfort Warriors, $800 to the Salvation Army and $500 to the American Legion Legacy Fund. We are getting ready for next year’s raffle. If you have any questions or are interested in joining the Riders, contact Greg Cody at 585 750-1490.
Shooter Sport Club: The shooting team will resume near the end of September or the beginning of October (TBD). 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.
Membership: If you haven’t paid your 2022 dues, please do so as soon as possible. As of now, we have approximately 120 members paid, that includes 7 new members. We’re not sure of our goal for 2022, last year’s was 505, we were 13 members short.
You can pay on-line now at: https://www.legion.org/renew; we had 142 that paid on-line in 2021; we already have 32 that paid on-line for 2022. 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 2022 dues and have your 2022 card, you are paid; disregard any renewal notices from National.
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
Welcome back Ladies!! I hope that everyone had a wonderful summer and is ready to go full force to help our Veterans.
Our meetings are on the third Thursday of the month starting at 7pm. We are going to strive on membership this year so please if you have friends or family members that are eligible to become an Auxiliary member, the more the merrier.
Mark your calendars for our Harvest Dinner for October 30th. More details to follow.
I look forward to this upcoming year as President and as always thank you for everything you all do for our Veterans
For God and Country
Catie Brodie-Rookey, Auxiliary Unit President
SONS OF THE LEGION
2022 MEMBERSHIP HAS BEGUN!!
Our 2022 membership drive is in full force. Once again, this year, we kept our dues the same amounts as in years past.
Rates are as follows:
$10 for Jr members (0-16 years old)
$15 for Regular membership
$8 for dual members
Please ensure your dues are remitted before Dec. 17th 2021 to maintain good standing. This will allow for transmission to Detachment prior to the end of the calendar year.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS!!!!!!! September 10th 2022 the Sons of the American Legion will once again be holding our GUN RAFFLE!!!! Tickets will be available after the New Year.
Thank you for all of your continued support,
Commander SAL Squadron 942
Sept. 09 at 7:00 p.m. Legion Post meeting
Sept. 11 at 5:30 p.m. 9/11 Memorial & NE Quadrant ALC
Dedication, 1030 Jackson Rd.
Sept.16 at 7:00 p.m. Auxiliary meeting
Oct. 07 at 7:00 p.m. SAL meeting
Oct. 14 at 7:00 p.m. Legion Post meeting
Oct. 21 at 7:00 p.m Auxiliary meeting
Oct. 30 Harvest Dinner (details to follow)