January 2017                                                                                           Next Meeting Feb 1, 2017
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Hi Comrades!

We had a pretty good turnout.  There were 11 members present, 4 of them past
commanders. Food and desert was provided by Mike Santure, thanks Mike!

Gun raffle tickets still available, contact Cmdr. Rollins 734-497-5330, very limited available.
Muskrat Dinner tickets are available for purchase, $20.00 each. Tickets available at the post
or call:
Dick Brazeau (734) 848-4784
Eddie Weaver (734)242-8045
Chris Stark (734) 625-6640
Terry Rollins (734) 848-8091
Mike Santure discussed organizing for the muskrat dinner.

Please keep those comrades in distress and their families in your prayers
Upcoming events:
  •         Friday January 27, 2017 – Mid-Winter Conference in Lansing MI
  •         Friday January 27, 2017 at 1800  – Muskrat Dinner
  •         Monday February 13, 2017 at 1300 – Blood Drive
  •         Saturday April 29, 2017 at 1800 – Recognition Dinner (PP/VOD/Teacher of   
                 the Year)
  •         Saturday April 29, 2017 – District 6 meeting in Monroe
  •         Saturday May 20, 2017 – District 6 picnic

The Santa comes to Erie parade and party was a great success, over 100 children saw
Santa and received gifts.

Replacement of the fuse box for the main hall was discussed since the fuses have been
blowing frequently.

Repair of the furnaces for the main hall was discussed since they are no longer working.

Tom Merce has embroidered Post ball caps for sale.

2016 District map pins available for sale, $3.00 each   2016 Department Commander Pins
are available.

American and POW flags available for purchase.

The wooden cane that Ed Simpson displayed is still available. If anyone would like one made
for them, contact Ed Weaver to see if you qualify for it.

Hope to see even more of you at our next meeting.

Terry Rollins
Commander
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