Welcome to Greater Pine Island VFW Post 4353



Commander’s Corner

September 2014


Meeting Dates Change

I want to make sure you know our meeting dates have changed this month.  With Labor Day being on the first Monday of September ALL Meeting Dates will be pushed back one week.

VFW Post —Mon. Sept. 8th

Ladies Auxiliary—Mon. Sept. 15th

Men’s Auxiliary—Mon. Sept. 22nd

Ladies/ Handicap Restroom Remodeled

The Ladies/Handicap restroom in the rear of the Post is finished!  I would like to thank Linda Keefer, Michelle Keefer Johnson, Pat Augie, and Ashley Carr for their help completing this project.  A special thank you to our Men’s Auxiliary for footing the bill for this remodeling.


Happy Hour will be ALL day.

Yes, from open to close.

We will have Hotdogs and Chips for $2.00 and of course your favorite Happy Hour beverage. So stop in and enjoy your Post.

Benefit Sat. Sept. 6th—1 PM

Our Post is hosting a benefit for Rhonda Mahnke.  Rhonda is the daughter of Bob Mahnke (Viet Nam Veteran) and sister to Jay Mahnke.  Rhonda recently underwent a double mastectomy and will require chemotherapy and radiation therapy for the next 6—8 weeks.  Please come on out and show her that we care.  There will be food, raffles and entertainment galore not to mention all the fun we will have helping a deserving gal.

Friday Dinners Easy to Remember

To try and make it easier to remember, we will have Filet Mignon on the 1st Friday of every month.  Jay’s “famous” Lasagna will be the 3rd Friday of every month.  Drag Queen Bingo will be the 3rd Saturday of every month.  Volunteer Chef’s will prepare the other Friday dinners.  Check your calendars for dates and menus.

Poppy’s on Sale

Our Poppy Campaign is underway once again and  our Poppy  Wall is filling up.  When you purchase a Poppy it benefits our Post Veterans Relief Fund.  Your donation will be greatly appreciated.

Keith Keefer,  Commander


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