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Call: (609) 396-2885

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Serving Our Veterans Because They Served Us


July Monthly Activities

July 14th, 2017

 

07/14/2017 - 07/16/2017

Traveling Vietnam Wall in Bucks County, PA: 
12:00 a.m.

From July 14th - 16, 2017, the Traveling Vietnam Wall will be open for visitation 24/7 at Penndel Memorial Ball Field, PFC John Dalola Ave, Penndel, PA 19047.

Penndel Memorial Ball Field, PFC John Dalola Av, Penndel, PA

07/14/2017

The MTM Players at Legion Post 455 presents "Love, Sex, and the I.R.S." - Dessert Theater benefiting veterans: 
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Come join American Legion Post 455 and their acting troupe "MTM Players" with the presentation of Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore's zany comedy dessert show benefiting veterans programs. Dessert show ticket prices are $20.00 and $18.00 for seniors, veterans & active military.  Dessert is served one hour before curtain (Friday and Saturday shows - 8:00 p.m. curtain, Sunday shows - 2:00 p.m. curtain).

For tix/info: http://www.mtmplayers.org or you can call the box office directly at: 1(800) 838-3006.

DINNER AT THE CHESTERFIELD INN - DESSERT AND A SHOW AT POST 455! Have dinner or lunch before all of our dessert shows at The Chesterfield Inn and a portion of your dinner/lunch check will be donated directly to Post 455! Call The Chesterfield Inn for reservations at (609) 298-1917 and bring your tickets, ticket stubs or email confirmations to show to them. Check out their website for their menu: http://www.chesterfieldinn.org.

McKaig-Test-Mullen American Legion Post 455,
2 Meadowbrook Lane, New Egypt, NJ


July 15th, 2017

 

07/15/2017 - 07/16/2017

2nd Annual VetFest - Nam Knights:
All Day

Nam Knights of America MC Lehigh Valley chapter will be holding our 2nd annual VetFest to be held July 15th and 16th, 2017 at the Steel Stacks venue in Bethlehem, PA. This event will be a celebration to honor and recognize the service and sacrifice of veterans of all branches of service and theaters of conflict, as well as that of our local law enforcement officers. More details to follow. Contact RJ at (610) 972-5585 or rjshenyo@hotmail.com.

Steelstacks Levitt Pavilion, 789 E 1st S, Bethlehem, PA.


07/15/2017

Civil War Saturday:
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Civil War comes to life at Fort Mifflin with a living history encampment including soldiers and civilians, musket drills, battlefield medicine demonstrations, artillery demonstrations, hearth cooking and scavenger hunt. Explore military justice at a “live” court martial.  Guided tours focus on areas of the fort that served as a federal prison during the Civil War.  Saturday, July 15 from 10:00 a.m. till 4:00 p.m. Tickets: $10 adults, $8.00 seniors, $4.00 VETERANS and Children under 12. ACTIVE MILITARY & Children under 5 FREE. Tickets are available at our website: www.fortmifflin.us.

Fort Mifflin on the Delaware, 6400 Hog Island Road, Philadelphia, PA

07/15/2017

2nd Annual Back the Blue Jeep Ride 2017 Gloucester County:
8:30 a.m.

Join us for the 2nd annual Back the Blue Ride on July 15th. Our local police departments deserve our support. We will meet at the Deptford Mall parking lot near Macy's at 8:30 a.m. We'll have a group photo before heading out to our first police station stop. Jeeps and motorcycles are welcome.

Deptford Mall, 1750 Deptford Center Road, Deptford Township, NJ


07/15/2017

Art Jensen Jr. Annual Pig Roast:
3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

SAVE THE DATE!!!!! For the Sons of the American Legion Squadron 310 Art Jensen Jr. Annual Pig Roast. Join us for our world famous 100+ pounds of pig, hot dogs, hamburgers, corn-on-the cob, salads, london broil, mussels, and BBQ chicken. We will have music by "The Woodpeckers," huge 50/50 prize. The event costs $25.00, and children under 12 eat free! The price includes draft beer and soda. All proceeds go to veterans and children's programs.

American Legion Little Ferry, 100 Liberty St, Little Ferry, NJ


07/15/2017 - 07/16/2017

The MTM Players at Legion Post 455 presents "Love, Sex, and the I.R.S." - Dessert Theater benefiting veterans:
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Come join American Legion Post 455 and their acting troupe "MTM Players" with the presentation of Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore's zany comedy dessert show benefiting veterans programs. Dessert show ticket prices are $20.00 and $18.00 for seniors, veterans & active military.  Dessert is served one hour before curtain (Friday and Saturday shows - 8:00 p.m. curtain, Sunday show - 2pm curtain).

For tix/info: http://www.mtmplayers.org or you can call the box office directly at: 1 (800) 838-3006.

DINNER AT THE CHESTERFIELD INN - DESSERT AND A SHOW AT POST 455! Have dinner or lunch before all of our dessert shows at The Chesterfield Inn and a portion of your dinner/lunch check will be donated directly to Post 455! You should call The Chesterfield Inn for reservations for your lunches or dinners at (609) 298-1917 and bring your tickets, ticket stubs or email confirmations to show to them.

McKaig-Test-Mullen American Legion Post 455, 2 Meadowbrook Lane, New Egypt, NJ


July 16th, 2017

 

07/16/2017

3rd Annual Holman's Ride for the Troops:
9:30 a.m.

Join us for the 3rd Annual Holman's Ride For The Troops - Sponsored by Holman Toyota. The ride starts at 1310 Route 73 in Mount Laurel. Registration begins at 9:30 am and the motorcycles go out at 11:00 am. The ride ends with a barbeque and music. The proceeds will benefit homeless veterans. For more information call (609) 510-8146.

Holman Toyota, 1310 Rt 73, Mt Laurel, NJ

07/16/2017 - 07/17/2017

The MTM Players at Legion Post 455 presents "Love, Sex, and the I.R.S." - Dessert Theater benefiting veterans:  
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Come join American Legion Post 455 and their acting troupe "MTM Players" with the presentation of Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore's zany comedy dessert show benefiting veterans programs. Dessert show ticket prices are $20.00 and $18.00 for seniors, veterans & active military.  Dessert is served one hour before curtain (Friday and Saturday shows - 8:00 p.m. curtain, Sunday show - 2:00 p.m. curtain).

For tix/info: http://www.mtmplayers.org or you can call the box office directly at: 1 (800) 838-3006.

DINNER AT THE CHESTERFIELD INN - DESSERT AND A SHOW AT POST 455! Have dinner or lunch before all of our dessert shows at The Chesterfield Inn and a portion of your dinner/lunch check will be donated directly to Post 455! Call The Chesterfield Inn for reservations at (609) 298-1917 and bring your tickets, ticket stubs or email confirmations to show to them. Check out their website for their menu: http://www.chesterfieldinn.org.

McKaig-Test-Mullen American Legion Post 455,
2 Meadowbrook Lane, New Egypt, NJ


July 22nd, 2017

 

07/22/2017

Jaydens Journey Ride & BBQ - American Legion:
9:00 a.m.

Join us for Jaydens Journey - Motorcycle Run on Saturday July 22nd (Rain date: July 23rd). Registration is at 9:00 a.m. The run departs at 10:45 a.m. The event is $20 per person. There will be live bands and BBQ after the run at 12:00 p.m.

Holman Toyota, 1310 Rt 73, Mt Laurel, NJ


07/22/2017

Veteran PTSD / Suicide Awareness walk:
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

We as a Nation are losing an average of 22 Veterans a day to suicide and service related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. The public is invited to join local veterans as we walk the Merchantville bike path to bring public awareness to this 22 a day epidemic. The event is free and is sponsored by Merchantville American Legion Post #68; donations, however, are gladly accepted. Let the healing begin through understanding, support, handshakes, hugs and of course a relaxing walk along Merchantvilles bike path. The meet time is 11:00 a.m. at the gazebo located at Chestnut Ave and Centre St. For more information contact Post Commander John Brouse (609) 280-7572 . Thanks so much. :)

Merchantville Bike Path, Chestnut & Centre St, Merchantville, NJ

07/22/2017 - 07/23/2017

World War II - Explore the Eastern Front:  
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Experience World War II history from the Eastern Front!  Living history activities with soldiers and civilians, guided tours, “rifle” drills, “grenade” toss, guided tours and MORE! July 22nd and 23rd – 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days! Tickets: $10 adults, $8.00 seniors, $4.00 VETERANS and children under 12. ACTIVE MILITARY & children under 5 are FREE. Tickets are available at our website: www.fortmifflin.us.

Fort Mifflin on the Delaware,
6400 Hog Island Road, Philadelphia, PA


07/22/2017 - 07/23/2017

The MTM Players at Legion Post 455 presents "Love, Sex, and the I.R.S." - Dessert Theater benefiting veterans:
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Come join American Legion Post 455 and their acting troupe "MTM Players" with the presentation of Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore's zany comedy dessert show benefiting veterans programs. Dessert show ticket prices are $20.00 and $18.00 for seniors, veterans & active military. Dessert is served one hour before curtain (Friday and Saturday shows - 8:00 p.m. curtain, Sunday shows - 2pm curtain).

For tix/info: http://www.mtmplayers.org or you can call the box office directly at: 1 (800) 838-3006.

DINNER AT THE CHESTERFIELD INN - DESSERT AND A SHOW AT POST 455! Have dinner or lunch before all of our dessert shows at The Chesterfield Inn and a portion of your dinner/lunch check will be donated directly to Post 455! Call The Chesterfield Inn for reservations at (609) 298-1917 and bring your tickets, ticket stubs or email confirmations to show to them. Check out their website for their menu: http://www.chesterfieldinn.org.

American Legion Post 455, 2 Meadowbrook Lane, New Egypt, NJ


July 23rd, 2017

 

07/23/2017 - 07/24/2017

The MTM Players at Legion Post 455 presents "Love, Sex, and the I.R.S." - Dessert Theater benefiting veterans:
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Come join American Legion Post 455 and their acting troupe "MTM Players" with the presentation of Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore's LOVE, SEX, AND THE I.R.S. - a zany comedy dessert show benefiting veterans programs. All dessert shows Friday July 14th, Saturday July 15th & 22nd at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday July 16th & 23rd at 1:00 p.m. The dessert show ticket prices are $20.00 and $18.00 for seniors, veterans & active military.  Dessert is served one hour before curtain (Friday and Saturday shows - 8:00 p.m. curtain, Sunday shows 2:00 p.m. curtain). Our address is: McKaig-Test-Mullen American Legion Post 455, 2 Meadowbrook Lane, New Egypt, NJ 08533. 

For tix/info: http://www.mtmplayers.org or you can call the box office directly at: 1 (800) 838-3006. We also support VetTix! The Veteran Tickets Foundation provides tickets to active military and their families.  By donating tickets directly to VetTix during your checkout process we will be able to give free tickets to active military and their families to come see our show!  Post 455 has already donated four tickets per performance! More info: http://www.vettix.com.

DINNER AT THE CHESTERFIELD INN - DESSERT AND A SHOW AT POST 455! Have dinner or lunch before all of our dessert shows at The Chesterfield Inn and a portion of your dinner/lunch check will be donated directly to Post 455! You should call The Chesterfield Inn for reservations for your lunches or dinners at (609) 298-1917 and bring your tickets, ticket stubs or email confirmations to show to them. Their address is: 633 Chesterfield Arneytown Rd. (Rt. 528), Chesterfield, NJ 08515. Check out their website for their menu: http://www.chesterfieldinn.org.

Holman Toyota, 1310 Rt 73, Mt Laurel, NJ


July 29th, 2017

 

07/29/2017

Clam Bake & BBQ - Amer Legion:
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Our rain date is 7/30. Clams, hot dogs, burgers, chicken, sausage, corn on the cob, beer, water, and soda will be served. There will be live music by the Barbara Lin Band. Tickets are $25 - after July 23rd they are $30. Ages 13-20 are only $15. Ages 12 and under get in free. For tickets call (609) 698-9876.

American Legion Barneget, 499 North Main Street, Barneget, NJ


July 30th, 2017

 

07/30/2017

Operation Leave No Warrior Behind:
All Day

Voices 4 The Fallen along with the Berwick & Nescopeck VFW'S present the 2nd Annual: "OPERATION LEAVE NO WARRIOR BEHIND" -- Welcome Home Escort & Ceremony for Korea & Vietnam Combat Veterans. This Welcome Home Escort & Ceremony is being held to honor veterans that served in the combat theater of operations during the Korean War (1950-53 & 1966-69) and the Vietnam War (1959-1975). ***BOTH LIVING & DECEASED VETERANS OF BOTH WARS WILL BE HONORED, ALONG WITH THOSE WHO WERE KIA OR ARE MIA.*** -- If you are honoring a DECEASED, KIA or MIA hero...PLEASE bring a framed photo (NO LARGER THAN 8X10) of them with you for display on the "Table of Honor". They do NOT have to be in uniform. ****Sign-ups to Honor Veterans MUST be done in ADVANCE of the Escort. MANDATORY DEADLINE TO SIGN UP IS SATURDAY, JULY 1ST, 2017 @ 6PM. THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS!!!!! Contact Voices 4 The Fallen through FB private message OR by email at: Voices4TheFallen@gmail.com in order to sign up. The info that is needed to sign up a Veteran is listed on this event in a "PINNED POST."

American Legion Mountain Top, 1550 Henry Dr, Mountain Top, PA

07/30/2017

DJ Pepper Paul from WVLT's 92.1:
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

DJ Pepper Paul from WVLT's 92.1 will be DJing every last Saturday night in Glassboro VFW Post 679 Canteen. Come and enjoy listening and dancing to the Oldies. Food is available for purchase - the menu is listed every week on Facebook.

Glassboro VFW Post 679, 275 Wilmer Street, Glassboro, NJ - New Jersey