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NO-VEL Post 159 (941) 488-1157

October/November 2020

 

Members are slowly coming back to the legion from the COVID emergency. I would like to thank all the Volunteer Members, Auxiliary, SAL, Riders, and Cruisers for all their hard work during our shut down. Monday game nights are picking up and the Queen will start October 5, 2020 and Bingo will start on October 7, 2020.  We plan on having food from 4:00 till 6:00, or when we run out on game nights. Please show your card and sign in all guests at the bar as we protect our Legion bar license. Please remember the staff is volunteering at this time.

We now have House Committees.  Bill Schmitt and Don Maclean are in charge of the kitchen and bar. Mike McGeachy and Howard Hone are in charge of the building. Tom Gesiorski is in charge of the grounds. They are working on getting our Family involved. Please let them know of anything you would like to help with.  

We are looking for more Duty Officers. If you are interested, please see Pete Skentzos, or the office.

Our most recent blood drive was on September 11 and was a success. Thank you to all who gave – we had 24 pints given, and 3 deferrals. Our next blood drive is November 9, from 10:00 to 4:00. Please consider donating – we’d love to get over 20 pints again.

The Adjutant is working hard on membership with the First Vice. Please renew early – there are two ways to renew: 1) Stop by the Adjutant’s office, Monday through Thursday, from 9:00 to 11:00, or 2) Renew online. When renewing online, you can also make updates to your personal information. Click here to renew online - Membership

Remember on Friday’s to wear your R.E.D. shirt, Remember Everyone Deployed!

To help improve communications, please share your email address with the office. The office is open from 11:00 to 3:00, Monday through Friday.

As always, visit the website for upcoming events and information  http://www.novelpost159.org

For God and Country

Howard Van Nostrand

Commander