American Legion Post 273

one of the largest American Legion Posts in the world!

RENEW FOR 2020 THIS WEEK!

YOUR CARD WILL EXPIRE DECEMBER 31ST


SPECIAL HOLIDAY HOURS

Dec. 18th: Post Lounge will close at 5:00pm

Membership Office will be closed:

Dec. 24th, Dec. 25th and Dec. 26th

Dec. 31st,  Jan. 1st and Jan. 2nd

scroll down for Post Events

You now can renew your Membership on line at www.legion.org

http://legion.org

BE SURE TO CLICK "RENEW"

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NEW MEMBERS - PLEASE JOIN OUR POST!

THERE IS NO WARTIME SERVICE REQUIREMENT!

POST 400 & 208 MEMBERS ARE INVITED TO JOIN POST 273!

JUST BRING IN YOUR HONORABLE DD214 DISCHARGE!


Entertainment Schedule above: click Calendar

Post menu available above: click Restaurant


SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE POST NEWS & EVENTS!

listed below: our address, phone & more!

Post email is: post273@amleg273.com


"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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S.A.L.(Sons of American Legion)

2020 dues are now $40.00

398-5680 extension 102

Tue./Thu./Fri.: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Wed. 9:30am - 12:00pm

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AUXILIARY: $35.00

MEMBERSHIP IN THE DINING HALL

WED./THU./FRI.  10:00AM - 2:00PM

(727)317-3974



 

NATIONAL AMERICAN LEGION PRESS AWARD

BEST NEWSLETTER IN THE NATION!!

NOVEMBER/DECEMBER

go to PostScripts above

BEST VIEW ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE!


look for our ad in the December Bivouac!

 


 

NATIONAL AMERICAN LEGION PRESS AWARD

BEST FACEBOOK PAGE IN THE NATION!!

7,940 followers!

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



December 7: Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony. Post 273 Officer Monte Palmer, WWII veteran, and member Tom Sutters, Vietnam veteran, prepare to place the Memorial Wreath.


November 16: Boy Scout Troop 431 Seminole helped pack 437 boxes for mailing overseas at the Tampa Bay Troop Support Packing event held at Post 273.



November 11: Post 273 Honor Guard Stands with Honor at our annual Veterans Day Ceremony.



November 9: Annual Veterans Boat Parade. Grand Marshall Andres Vergara prepares to toss the Memorial Wreath in honor of all our veterans.



October 26: Post 273 Commander Jim White(r.) presented a check for $2,000 to Department Commander Rick Johnson for his  charity COTA(Children's Organ Transplant Association).  SAL adjutant Jason Gillespie(l.) added another $1,000 from the Post 273 Squadron.



October 7: Flag Dedication Ceremony at Seminole City Center.from left: Eric Nestler, District 16 Adjutant; Randall McNabb, District 16 Commander; Anthony Torregrossa, 2nd Vice Commander Post 273; Edward Lewis, Department of Florida Historian. Our thanks to Mayor Leslie Waters for her efforts.



September 21: The USA Patriots Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team visited Post 273 and the City of Madeira Beach for an exciting and emotional game this past weekend.

more photos and videos at our facebook page!


Public Relations email is:

mailto:anthony@amleg273.com


Dec. 14th: Kids' Christmas Party at 10:00am


Dec. 14th: Wreaths Across America Bay Pines,Noon


Christmas Eve

Tiki Closed/Kitchen 'til 3:00pm/Lounge 'til 5:00pm


Christmas Day

Bay Pines Veterans Christmas Dinner at 11:00am

Volunteers Welcome!

Lounge open 'til 4:00pm


New Years Eve

Afternoon Party: 11:00am to 4:00pm

$10.00 per person


Evening Party: Open Seating

Dinner Special

Tom Davis Music 'til Midnight!





 MONTHLY  MEETINGS

AMERICAN LEGION

MEETINGS ARE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

NO MEETING IN JANUARY!

EXECUTIVE BOARD AT 6:00PM

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AT 7:00PM

 commander@amleg273.com


AUXILIARY

MEETINGS ARE THE  FIRST MONDAY OF THE MONTH

JANUARY 6 AT 7:00PM

membership@alafl273.com


RIDERS

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

December 15th at 10:00am

mailto:purairtest@aol.com


S. A. L.(SONS)

MEETINGS ARE THE FIRST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH 

JANUARY 2 AT 7:00PM

mailto:SAL273@amleg273.com

 Proud member of:


 http://www.facebook.com/americanlegionpost273

7,940 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 History
......for all veterans


December 7, 1941
World War II
Pearl Harbor



December 20, 1989
Panama
"Operation Just Cause"


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Veterans Information



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

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TAMPA BAY TROOP SUPPORT
"Sending a piece of home to the
people who keep it free"
tampabaytroopsupport.com

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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