August 2016                                                                                           Next Meeting Sep 7, 2016
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Hi Comrades!

We had a pretty good turnout.  There were 15 members present, 4 of them past
commanders.

Gun raffle tickets have arrived. Contact Cmdr. Rollins 734-497-5330.

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:
  •         Sunday August 7, 2016 – Michigan day National Home in Eaton Rapids
  •         Saturday August 13, 2016 – District 6 meeting in Mason
  •         Monday August 15, 2016 at 1800 – Auxiliary Art and Wine event
  •         Saturday August 27, 2016 – Men Auxiliary golf outing, sign up in Kennedy Room
  •         Thursday September 1, 2016 – Mason Football flag raising
  •         Friday September 9, 2016 – Mason Football flat raising
  •         Sunday September 11, 2016 – St Joseph Cemetery Veterans Memorial    
            dedication ceremony, additional information to follow.
  •         Sunday September 18, 2016 at 1100 – car show
  •         Friday September 30, 2016 – Mason Football flag raising
  •         Friday September 30, 2016 – Fall Conference in Boyne Highlands
  •         Friday October 7, 2016 – Mason Football Flag Raising
  •         Saturday October 8, 2016 at 0800 – Auxiliary Vender and Craft Show
  •         Saturday December 3, 2016 – District 6 meeting in Ann Arbor
  •         Friday January 27, 2017 – Mid-Winter Conference in Lansing MI
  •         Saturday April 29, 2017 – District 6 meeting in Monroe
  •         Saturday May 20, 2017 – District 6 picnic

District 6 gun raffle are still available for $5.00 each.  Contact Tom Sancrant
(734-848-9940) for tickets and a chance to win a Spartan 12 Gauge/308 Caliber over &
under on October 7, 2016.

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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