American Legion Post 273

one of the largest American Legion Posts in the world!

TIME TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP FOR 2019!

updated August 16 at 8:35pm

for our entertainment schedule, please click "Calendar" above

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listed below: our address, phone number and more!

Post email is: [email protected]

"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"

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JULY/AUGUST issue is NOW AVAILABLE!

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


look for our ad in the AUGUST BIVOUAC !


 Auxiliary website is:

http://www.alafl273.com/


Post 273 Honor Guard proudly continues its mission!

Honor Guard Captain John Holbert

Join us and "Stand With Honor"!


 

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

now! more than

3, 5 9 4

followers!

August 11, 2018: Tampa Bay Troop Support held another packing event at Post 273, and will be able to ship 210 boxes to our troops overseas! Thank you all the volunteers who helped out, and to Commander White and our Auxiliary.


August 1, 2018: 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, 2018: Post 273 has pledged $10,000 to K-9 Heroes to train our newest puppies "Cooper" & "Eliza" as Service Dogs for local veterans!


July 5-8, 2018: American Legion Department Of Florida Convention. Post 273 received awards for School Medals Program and Best State Newsletter. We also exceeded our all-time high post Membership, earning seven Gold Brigade Awards!


May 28, 2018: MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY at Post 273.


May 26, 2018: Congressman Charlie Crist presented a Veterans Benefit Workshop at SPC. First Vice Commander Mike Haygood & Second Vice Commander Anthony Torregrossa were proud to represent Post 273.


May 14 & May 15, 2018: Post 273 hosted our annual Breakfast for more than 300 students & teachers from Madeira Beach Fundamental Middle School, that included our unique "Flag History & Flag Folding Ceremony" presentation by our officers and Post 273 Honor Guard.


more photos and videos at our facebook page!

Post email is: [email protected]

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Thursday, August 23rd at 11:00am

Public Relations Meeting

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MADEIRA BEACH 9/11 MEMORIAL

8:45am



13th: Kids' Fishing Tournament

T.B.A.: Kids' Halloween Party


10th at 10:00am



THANKSGIVING DAY

TURKEY DINNER SPECIAL!


 MONTHLY  MEETINGS

AMERICAN LEGION

MEETINGS ARE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

September 5th, 2018

EXECUTIVE BOARD AT 6:00 PM

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AT 7:00 PM

 [email protected]


AUXILIARY

MEETINGS ARE THE  FIRST MONDAY OF THE MONTH

September 10th at 7:00pm

[email protected]


RIDERS

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

August 19, 2018 at 11:00am

mailto:[email protected]

S. A. L.(SONS)

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD THURSDAY OF THE MONTH 

September 20th at 7:00pm

mailto:[email protected]

 


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more than   3,500+ followers!


more than   40,000+ visits!

and "follow" us on Twitter:   @ALPost273  

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!

AUGUST 2, 1990
GULF WAR
DESERT SHIELD

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AUGUST 4, 1790
COAST GUARD BIRTHDAY

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AUGUST 6, 1945
WORLD WAR II
ATOM BOMB DROPPED

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AUGUST 7, 1782
PURPLE HEART

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AUGUST 11, 1972
VIETNAM
LAST TROOPS EVACUATE

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AUGUST 15, 1945
WORLD WAR II
JAPAN SURRENDERS















Veterans News


onecommunitynow.com
Pasco County Stand Down
for homeless veterans
October 18-19-20

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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





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