American Legion Post 273

one of the largest American Legion Posts in the world!

MEMBERSHIP IS NOW AT 99%... RENEW TODAY!

updated: Saturday, May 18                                       Armed Forces Day

TODAY: OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

Events for May & June listed below!


for our entertainment schedule, please click "Calendar" above

New!  Post Menu is available at "Restaurant" above!


SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE POST NEWS & EVENTS!

listed below: our address, phone & more!

Post email is: post273@amleg273.com


Post 273 Election Results

"Largest Family Membership in the World!"

yearly dues are:

AMERICAN LEGION: $45.00

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/

. . .then click on "mem app.pdf"

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

Time to Renew! 398-5680 extension 102

Wed/Thu/Fri: 9:30 - 12:00

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AUXILIARY: $35.00

(727)317-3974



 

2019 MAY/JUNE NOW AVAILABLE!

go to "POSTSCRIPTS" above

BEST VIEW ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE!


look for our ad in the June BIVOUAC!

 

 

7,000 followers!

https://www.facebook.com/Americanlegionpost273/



May 15: Post 273 Commander Jim White proudly stands by our new Van for the Post 273 Honor Guard! He and Finance Officer Dick Gifford personally went to Clearwater to complete the purchase and bring this wonderful new vehicle home. Our thanks to all our members who participated in the 10-Week Club for your donations that enabled us to secure this van for the post!


April 03: Post 273 officers were proud to present MARINE RACHEL RIVERS(l.) with a shadowbox of her uniform for our Military Museum Wall. Also pictured from left are: Pablo Gonzalez, Marine veteran; Monte Palmer, creator & Executive Officer; and Dan Bush, Honor Guard member. 


April 03: Marine Corps League of St. Petersburg Commandant J.D. Pate & 3rd Vice Commandant Bob Decker present Post 273 Commander Jim White with a Certificate of Appreciation for helping sponsor their Veterans Salute Car Show.


April 02: Members of the Post 273 American Legion & Auxiliary joined the Patriot Riders to stand as Honor Guard for the monthly "Ceremony for the Unattended" at Bay Pines National Cemetery.


March 30: Post 273 donated supplies and goods to the Bay Pines V.A. Stand Down for homeless and needy veterans. Pictured are Executive Officers Susan Kohler & Bob Linneman,


March 27: Meet Betty Blair, 97 years old today! Betty is a World War II veteran; a Navy Wave and aircraft mechanic. She has been a member of the American Legion for 68 years. Betty celebrated her special day at Post 273 & is pictured with our post Adjutant Dan Koker. Happy Birthday Betty!


March 6: Post 273 voted to sponsor Boy Scout Troop 431 of Seminole, Florida.  We are excited to develop an ongoing relationship with this outstanding group of young men.

more photos and videos at our facebook page!

Public Relations email is:

mailto:anthony@amleg273.com


May 18th at 9:00am

Boat Poker Run

"Open to the Public!"

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Memorial Day

Monday, May 27th

Ceremony at 11:00am

BBQ Ribs & Drink Specials

followed by Free Movie!

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Thursday, June 6

D-Day 75th Anniversary


Saturday,June 15 at 9:00am

Tampa Bay Troop Support

"Packing Event for Deployed Military"



 MONTHLY  MEETINGS

AMERICAN LEGION

MEETINGS ARE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

NO MEETING IN JUNE!

EXECUTIVE BOARD AT 6:00 PM

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AT 7:00 PM

 commander@amleg273.com


AUXILIARY

MEETINGS ARE THE  FIRST MONDAY OF THE MONTH

JUNE 3rd at 7:00pm

membership@alafl273.com


RIDERS

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

May 19th at 11:00am

mailto:randallmcnabb@yahoo.com


S. A. L.(SONS)

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH 

TO BE ANNOUNCED

mailto:SAL273@amleg273.com

 Proud member of:


mailto:anthony@amleg273.com

 http://www.facebook.com/americanlegionpost273

7,052 followers!

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600 American Legion Drive

Madeira Beach, Florida 33708


(727) 398-5680

ext. 102: S.A.L.

ext. 103: Food and Beverage

ext. 105: Adjutant

ext. 106: Commander

ext. 107: Public Relations

ext. 108: Service Officer

Fax: (727) 398-3791

Lounge and Tiki Bar

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

FRI - SAT          09:00AM to 12:00AM

SUN                10:00AM to 10:00PM

KITCHEN CLOSES AT 8:00PM EVERY NIGHT
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TIKI BAR
OPENS AT 12 NOON DAILY
(depending on mother nature) 

 

Important Dates in MAY  
         ...for all Veterans!


May 7, 1945
World War II
Germany Surrenders

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May 10
Military Spouse
Appreciation Day

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May 11, 1969
Vietnam
Hamburger Hill Battle

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May 15, 1942
World War II
WAACS formed

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May 18
Armed Forces Day

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May 27
Memorial Day
Ceremony at 11:00am




Veterans Information


VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA

St. Petersburg, Fl
give donations & furniture
contact Wendy
(727) 637-7730
www.voaflorida.org


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K9 HEROES
Help veterans get the
service dogs they need.
(813)410-9323

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We encourage veterans

who have had problems 
and issues at the V.A.
to call this Hotline:
Sec'y Veterans Affairs
1-855-948-2311

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Learn about the ways
your local Congressman
can help Pinellas veterans.
(727)318-6770
www.crist.house.gov