Date: September 6, 2017                                                                        Next meeting Oct 4, 2017

Dear Comrades,

1. We had a good turnout for our meeting. 12 members were present, 5 of them past
commanders. Our meal was supplied by Mike Santure.

2. Post donation made to Project uplink

3. Copies of the updated By-laws will be available once we receive department
endorsement.

4. Recycling opportunities:
       The post will be partnering with a local recycling company on clothing and electronic
recycling. This will also serve as a fund raising event as a part of the profits will come back
to the post.

       The post is also recycling printer and copier cartridges is support of a local non-profit.
This event is being hosted by the auxiliary.

5. Erie Township is accepting applications for Board of Review Alternate, letters of interest
due by October 1st

6. Upcoming events:
  •  Mason football flag raising – September 15th @ 1845
  •  Post 5th Annual Car Show – September 17, 2017 @ 1100
            rain date – September 24th @ 1100
  •  Fall Conference – September 20 – 23, 2017
  •  Mason football flag raising – September 22nd @ 1845
  •  Mason football flag raising – October 13th @ 1845
  •  Blood Drive – October 16, 2017
  •  Mason football flag raising – October 20th @ 1845
  •  Post 1138 USO presents A Salute To Our Legends – October 21st @ 1800
          Contact Dave Miller at 419-270-8333 for tickets, cost $17.50
  •  Halloween Party – October 28, 2017
  •  Erie Township veteran’s memorial dedication – November 9th. Time to be      
          determined.
  •  Luna Pier Veterans Day parade – November 11th @ 1200
  •  Veterans Day Dinner – November 11th @ 1800
  •  District 6th Meeting – December 2, 2017 @ 1300
  •  Santa Comes to Erie – December 7, 2017
  •  Mid-Winter Conference – January 18 – 20, 2018
  •  Muskrat Dinner – January 26, 2018
  •  Blood Drive – February 12, 2018
  •  District 6th Meeting – April 28, 2018 in Monroe, MI

Semper Fi
Thomas Sancrant
Post Commander
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