American Legion Post 273

one of the largest American Legion Posts in the world!

TIME TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP FOR 2019!

updated: Nov. 20 at 1:15pm

for our entertainment schedule, please click "Calendar" above

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OUR DOCKS ARE NOW UNDER REPAIR!

listed below: our address, phone number and more!

Post email is: post273@amleg273.com

"Largest Family Membership 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/

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


contact Randall McNabb

(727)643-3325

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contact Beverly Logan

(727)410-0369

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NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2018 NOW AVAILABLE!

GO TO "POSTSCRIPTS" ABOVE, 

BEST VIEW ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE!


look for our ad in the November BIVOUAC!


 Auxiliary

 

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

now more than

5,223,251

people reached this month!

November 12: Saint Petersburg Catholic High School - Flag Etiquette and Folding 


November 11: Veterans Day Ceremony -  Post 273 Honor Guards salutes the "Battle Cross"


November 10: Post Commander Jim White joins Veterans Boat Parade Organizer Pam Koewing-Rasmussen in the opening ceremony.


October 14: The Post 273 SAL held its annual Kids Fishing Tournament right off our docks. Approximately 50 children & grandchildren, and more than 30 volunteers had a wonderful morning with bait, lunch & prizes!


October 6: Members of Post 273 join Pam on the last boat leaving for the Boat Poker Run fundraiser. A great day for Jack Linder, Dick Gifford, Dan Koker & John Hobert!


September 29: Post 273 Riders Director Randall McNabb, who is also the 2nd Vice Commander for the 16th District, agreed to have his hair cut and donate the proceeds to our veterans! Post 273 Auxiliary President Katie Gabehart was more than anxious to snip away! 2nd Vice Commander Anthony Torregrossa was happy to cheer her on! More pics at our facebook page!



September 11: The Post 273 Honor Guard was joined by members from other posts and participated in the Madeira Beach 9/11 Remembrance ceremony at the 9/11 Memorial. 


August 1: Commander Jim White(right) presents a $15,000 donation to Shentrela Diggins, manager of Fisher House at the Bay Pines V.A. on behalf of the Post 273 Legion, SAL & Auxiliary. Also pictured are Executive Officer Dick Karol(left) who led this year's fundraising drive, and Finance Officer Dick Gifford(center). Fisher House provides military & veterans families a place to stay free of charge, while a loved one is in the hospital.


July 9: Post 273 has pledged $10,000 to K-9 Heroes to train our newest puppies "Cooper" & "Eliza" as Service Dogs for local veterans!



more photos and videos at our facebook page!

Post email is: post273@amleg273.com




THANKSGIVING DAY

YOUR CHOICE:

TURKEY OR GLAZED HAM

$11.00 PER PERSON


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CRAFT FAIR

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25TH

11:00 - 2:00


 MONTHLY  MEETINGS

AMERICAN LEGION

MEETINGS ARE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

DECEMBER 5th, 2018

EXECUTIVE BOARD AT 6:00 PM

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AT 7:00 PM

 commander@amleg273.com


AUXILIARY

MEETINGS ARE THE  FIRST MONDAY OF THE MONTH

DECEMBER 3rd, 7:00pm

membership@alafl273.com


RIDERS

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

DECEMBER 17th, 10:00am

mailto:randallmcnabb@yahoo.com

S. A. L.(SONS)

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH 

DECEMBER 20th, 7:00pm

mailto:jim1880@yahoo.com

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Get the latest news and announcement of future events and activities

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 Beverage

ext. 104: Finance Officer

ext. 105: Commander / Adjutant

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...    
         ...for all Veterans!


NOVEMBER 8, 1942
WORLD WAR II
ALLIES LAND NORTH AFRICA

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NOVEMBER 10, 1775
U.S. MARINE CORP
BIRTHDAY

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NOVEMBER 12, 1919
AMERICAN LEGION
99 YEARS

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NOVEMBER 14, 1965
VIETNAM
BATTLE OF LA DRANG



Veterans News

WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA
December 15, 2018
Bay Pines Cemetery
Randall McNabb
(727) 643-3325
randallmcnabb@yahoo.com

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Kiwanis of Seminole

"Field of Honor"
Nov. 1 to Dec. 2
sponsor a flag for a veteran

Wayne (813)767-4682
www.KiwanisSeminoleBreakfast.com


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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