Event Announcements

MONDAY May 30, 2016 at 5:00pmAmerican Legion Post 176 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7327 host our annual Memorial Day Ceremony. Legion formal dress is requested but not required.


WEDNESDAY June 1, 2016 at 2:30pm – Post 176 hosts the Virginia Governor McAuliffe for a “Bill Signing” Ceremony to support the Northern Virginia Veteran’s Care Center.  Governor of Virginia and Admiral John Harvey the Secretary of Veterans and Defense Affairs.  Sandwiches and snacks after the event if you would like to stick around.  Legion formal dress is requested.


JUNE  2016 – New Officer Installation Ceremony  Social from 6-7:00pm Ceremony starts at 7:00  In conjunction with Friday Night Dinner


SATURDAY, June 11th, 2016 from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM 17th District Past Commander’s BBQ. at American Legion Post 180 for an afternoon of good food, company and family fun.There will be Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Pulled Pork BBQ and “all the Fixins”.  There will be a cash bar and free Punch for the Children.
Adults – $ 15.00 / Children – $ 7.00 


· WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17 – FORT LEE VA, sponsored by ACAP, Regimental Club, 2609 C Avenue, 23801, 10am-2pm. Focused on transitioning military, veterans, and family members. Open to all job seekers with appropriate ID.


JULY 7-10, 2016 Dept. of Virginia Legion Convention in Richmond, VA


AUGUST 12-14 Leadership College at the Double Tree Richmond-Midlothian hotel in Richmond, VA  Registration Link: http://valegion.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-Leadership-College-Registration-Package-02232016.pdf


THURSDAY, AUGUST 27 – SPRINGFIELD VA, American Legion, 10am-2pm (10-12 Noon Vets/Military/Cleared Candidates Only & 12-2 Open)

· THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12 – SPRINGFIELD VA, American Legion, 10am-2pm (10-12 Noon Vets/Military/Cleared Candidates Only & 12 Noon – 2 Open)


August 25 – September 1   2016 National Convention  The Marriott River City, Cincinnati OH


Points of Contact
· Legion Commander, Kevin Gaddis at commander@post176.org
· Post 176 General Manager, Carl Simchick at general manager@post176.org
· House Committee Chair (3rdVice), Stu Bailey at stubailey@hotmail.com
· Blood Drive, Theron Patrick at tpatrick@theronpatrick.com
· Legion Youth Shooting sports, Robert Kammerzell at kamm4@comcast.net
· Sons of American Legion Commander, Doug Victor at douglasvictor@cox.net
· Auxiliary President, Stephanie Dabbe at smdabbe@gmail.com or 703-507-3297 (cell)
· Legion Riders Director, Jack Moar at jmoar44@gmail.com
· Bridge Club, Bonnie Norem, 703 750-2228 or 703 477-4496

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