American Legion Post 273

one of the largest American Legion Posts in the world!

NO WARTIME ERA SERVICE REQUIRED TO JOIN!

Indianapolis, July 30, 2019: The head of the American Legion, the nation's largest veterans organization, thanked President Trump for signing a bipartisan act which will recognize veterans who served during periods not previously considered as wartime.


Entertainment schedule:  click "Calendar" above

Post Menu available at "Restaurant" above

SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE POST NEWS & EVENTS!

listed below: our address, phone & more!

Post email is: [email protected]


"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

Wed. 9:30 - 12:00 / Thu. & Fri. 1:30 - 3:30

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AUXILIARY: $35.00

(727)317-3974



 

JULY/AUGUST NOW AVAILABLE!

go to "PostScripts" above

BEST VIEW ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE!


look for our ad in the AUGUST BIVOUAC!

 


 

7,270 followers!

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




July 08: Executive Officer Dick Carol (l.), Commander Jim White(c.), and Finance Officer Dick Gifford(r.) present a check for $20,000 from Post 273 Legion & Sons to Fisher House Bay Pines VA Manager Shentrela Diggins.


June 14: Commander Jim White presents Dave & Susan Dabney from Tampa Bay Troop Support a donation on behalf of Post 273 at their latest Packing Event.


June 11: Members of the Post 273 American Legion & Auxiliary proudly escorted veterans from World War II and Korea on the latest Honor Flight to Washington D.C.


June 04: Thank you to all of our members who generously supported Post 273 to help us purchase our new Van for use by our Honor Guard.


May 27: Memorial Day at Post 273. Photo by Edward Lewis, 16th District Historian.


May 20-21-22: Madeira Beach Fundamental School graduating 8th graders and 5th graders were invited to Post 273 to participate in our annual Breakfast & Flag History Program. Thank you to Principal Ateek, and to our volunteers from the American Legion, Auxiliary and Post Honor Guard!


more photos and videos at our facebook page!

Public Relations email is:

mailto:[email protected]


September 11 at 8:45am

Patriot Day Service 

Madeira Beach 9/11 Memorial


September 21 at 4:00pm

Wounded Warrior Softball at ROC Park


September 28

District 16 Family Day at Post 273

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October 12 at 9:00am

Kids' Fishing Tournament


October 18 - 20

Stand Down for homeless vets


October 26 at 10:00am

Kids' Halloween Party

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November 9 at 9:00am

Veterans Boat Parade


November 11 at t.b.a.

Veterans Day Ceremony


November 16 at 9:00am

Tampa Bay Support Packing Event

November 16 at 10:00am

District 16 Meeting: Post 79 N.P.R.


November 22-23-24

Riders Bake Sale



 MONTHLY  MEETINGS

AMERICAN LEGION

MEETINGS ARE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

September 4th 2019

EXECUTIVE BOARD AT 6:00PM

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP AT 7:00PM

 [email protected]


AUXILIARY

MEETINGS ARE THE  FIRST MONDAY OF THE MONTH

September 9th at 7:00pm

[email protected]


RIDERS

MEETINGS ARE THE THIRD SUNDAY OF THE MONTH

September 15th at 11:00am

mailto:[email protected]


S. A. L.(SONS)

MEETINGS ARE THE FIRST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH 

September 5th at 7:00pm

mailto:[email protected]

 Proud member of:


mailto:[email protected]

 http://www.facebook.com/americanlegionpost273

7,270 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!


August 2, 1990
War on Terror
Operation 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 Day

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August 11, 1972
Vietnam
U.S. Troops depart

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August 15, 1945
World War II
Japan Surrenders

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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