American Legion Post 273

one of the largest American Legion Posts in the world!

THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR MEMBERS!

American Legion Post 273 

Post email is: [email protected]

"one of the largest Posts in the world!"

yearly dues are:

AMERICAN LEGION: $45.00

AUXILIARY: $35.00

SONS(S.A.L.): $35.00

our office is open every weekday from 9:30am - 3:30pm

for an application to Join Post 273, please click here:

 http://maxcaston.mcaston.com/

 look for our ad in the MAY BIVOUAC!

 

 contact numbers are listed at bottom of this page!

 

 

MAY / JUNE issue is now available!

GO TO "POSTSCRIPTS" ABOVE, OR OUR FACEBOOK PAGE!


the Auxiliary will again be selling SHIRTS...

Friday May 26th / Saturday, May 27th 12:30 to 4:30

 Auxiliary website is:

http://www.alafl273.com/

 

for more news, photos and videos

please visit our facebook page!


more than 21,227 visits


 

The membership of American Legion Post 273 unanimously endorses Randall McNabb as a candidate for the Office of Department of Florida Central Area Commander for 2017-2018. Randall has a lifetime of experience within the American Legion including Past 3rd Vice Post Commander, past Director of Post 273 Riders and District 16 Adjutant for 2015. We hope you support Randall in his efforts.

The membership of American Legion Post 273 unanimously endorses Benjamin Droweinga, Jr. as a candidate for the Office of Department of Florida District 16 Commander for 2017-2018. Ben has been an active member of the American Legion for 46 years, including Past Post Commander, Dept. Historian, District Vice Commander & Captain of Post 273 Honor Guard. We hope you support Ben in his efforts.

April 5th: American Legion members named their "Legionnaires Of The Year". Congratulations to Executive Officers Jack McCarrie, Bill Eusepi and Monte Palmer! see more picture in Photo Gallery and at our facebook page.


April 13th: Executive Officers Bob Shiels and Anthony Torregrossa attended the ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Holiday Inn Express Seminole/St. Petersburg  near the Bay Pines VA center.

April 21st: Congressman Charlie Crist held a Roundtable Discussion at Post 273 to gain a clearer understanding of topic about the VA that concern our veterans. Several members of our post sat on the panel, including Jackie Turner & Randall McNabb. We thank Mr. Crist, his staff members and the veterans who attended, who presented major issues that concern all veterans.

May 2nd: Post 273 Legion Riders and Officers, along with members of Rolling Thunder and other local veterans organizations, stood as honor guard for the "Service For The Unattended" at Bay Pines National Cemetery.

May 7th: Post 273 held a Fundraiser for Entertainer Nick Knowlton featuring the Sequel Band "Las Vegas Tribute". We are proud to donate $10,000 to Nick's get-well fund. photos and video at our facebook page

May 15th/16th: Post 273 hosted our annual Breakfast for Madeira Beach Fundamental School 8th Graders. This year we were proud to present our "Flag History & Etiquette" program of video, music and live participation to more than 325 students and faculty. Thanks to the Post 273 Honor Guard for their demonstration of the "Symbols Of The Folding Of The Flag".

May 20th: Post 273 invited "Tampa Bay Supports" for their Spring Packing Event. More than 21 Auxiliary ladies volunteered their time, along with Legion, Sons & Riders members, for a successful day. more Photos at our Facebook page.

May 22nd: Post 273 completed hosting our annual Breakfast for Madeira Beach Fundamental School 5th Graders. This year we were proud to present our "Flag History & Etiquette" program of video, music and live participation to more than 80 students and faculty.

May 15th to 25th: Executive Officers from Post 273 presented "American Legion Americanism" awards to more than 80 students in 18 local Pinellas County Elementary, Middle and High Schools.



27th, Saturday - Blood Drive at 12pm to 3:00pm

29th, Monday - Memorial Day Ceremony at 1:00pm

Free Hot Dogs & Hamburgers to Post 273 veterans!



5th, Tues: "Service For The Unattended" at Bay Pines National Cemetery




WEDNESDAY

JUNE 14

CEREMONY AT 11:00AM





SUNDAY

JUNE 18

DINNER SPECIALS



Post email is: [email protected]


 MONTHLY  MEETINGS

 

AMERICAN LEGION

MEETINGS ARE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

June 7th, 2017

EXECUTIVE BOARD AT 6:00 PM

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AT 7:00 PM

 [email protected]

 

AUXILIARY

MEETINGS ARE THE  FIRST MONDAY OF THE MONTH

June 5th at 7:00pm

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RIDERS

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

June 18th at 11:00am

[email protected]

 

S. A. L.(SONS)

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH 

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Contact Us:

600 American Legion Dr, Madeira Beach, Florida 33708

(727) 398-5680

ext. 101: Auxiliary

ext. 102: S.A.L.

ext. 103: Food and Banquet Hall

ext. 104: Finance Officer

ext. 105: Commander / Adjutant

Fax: (727) 398-3791

Lounge and Tiki Bar

LOUNGE HOURS
MON - THU      09:00 AM to 10:30 PM

FRI - SAT          09:00 AM to 12:00 AM

SUN                10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
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TIKI BAR
OPENS AT 12 NOON DAILY
(depending on mother nature) 

 

Important Dates for all Veterans!
MAY 8, 1945
WORLD WAR II
GERMANY SURRENDERS

MAY 11, 1965
VIETNAM
BATTLE FOR HAMBURGER HILL

MAY 15, 1942
WORLD WAR II
WOMENS ARMY AUXILIARY CORPS

MAY 20
ARMED FORCES DAY

MAY 29
MEMORIAL DAY
CEREMONY at 1:00PM


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