July 2016                                                                                               Next Meeting Aug 3, 2016
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Hi Comrades!

We had a pretty good turnout.  There were 12 members present, 4 of them past
commanders.

We installed one new members into our post.  Welcome aboard Ronald Swartz.

Gun raffle license has been received. Tickets have been ordered with hope of having them
for the August meeting.

College scholarship applications are available in Kennedy Room, or see Chris Stark or Grace
Conley. Applications must be turned in by August 18, 2016.

Upcoming events:
  •         Friday July 15, 2016 – Toledo Speed Way box seats, sign up in Kennedy Room
  •         Saturday August 13, 2016 – District 6 meeting in Mason
  •         Saturday August 27, 2016 – Men Auxiliary golf outing, sign up in Kennedy Room
  •         Sunday September 11, 2016 – St Joseph Cemetery Veterans Memorial     
             dedication       ceremony, additional information to follow.
  •         Sunday September 18, 2016 at 1100 – car show
  •         Monday August 15, 2016 at 1800 – Auxiliary Art and Wine event
  •         Saturday October 8, 2016 at 0800 – Auxiliary Vender and Craft Show

District 6 is having a gun raffle.  Tickets are $5.00 each with a percentage of the proceeds
going back to the post.  Contact Tom Sancrant (734-848-9940) for tickets and a change to
win a Spartan 12 Gauge/308 Caliber over & under. Drawing will be held on October 7, 2016.

The unisex handicap restroom in the Kennedy Room is completed.

Tom Merce has embroidered Post ball caps for sale.

2016 Department Commander pins available.

2016 District map pins available for sale, $3.00 each.

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

Terry Rollins
Commander
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