Published: Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 11:56 p.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 11:56 p.m.
RUMMAGE AND BAKE SALE Winter Haven
Stop by American Legion Auxiliary's sale for good deals and $1 specials. 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. 300 Ave. M N.W.
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 787 Speakers Bureau will speak to students and others about their tour of duty before, during and after the Vietnam War. Contact Kenneth Leland, 815-7304, www.KennethLeland.com
POLK COUNTY VETERANS COUNCIL
Second Tuesday each month at various locations. PolkVeteransCouncil.org, Webmaster: Postmaster@PolkVeteransCouncil.org
AMVETS POST 36 Lakeland
All honorably discharged veterans welcome to join. Meets at 6:30 p.m. first Thursday of each month. Azalea Park Independent Senior Living Facility, 1325 Grasslands Blvd. Refreshments served. 413-0908
AMVETS POST 32 Lakeland
Post meeting, 7 p.m. third Thursdays. Texas Hold ‘Em, 7 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays. Bingo, 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 11 a.m. Thursdays. Fish Fry, 5-7:30 p.m. Fridays. 1339 E. Gary Road
AMERICAN LEGION POST 3 Bartow
Legion, 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesdays; Sons of American Legion, 7 p.m. third Thursdays. Legion member bingo, 6-9 p.m. Mondays. Open noon to 10 p.m. every day. 1575 U.S. 17 S. 533-8893
AMERICAN LEGION POST 201 Florence Villa
Legion, 7 p.m. third Thursday; auxiliary 7 p.m. third Thursdays, New Hope MBC, 1808 Seventh St. N.E., Winter Haven 863-293-7336
AMERICAN LEGION POST 23 Fort Meade
Fourth Tuesday of each month. Dinner is served at 6 p.m., followed by meeting. Allen Hancock, Commander, 559-0701
AMERICAN LEGION POST 34 Haines City
Meets at 7 p.m. second Thursday of each month. 107 N. 11th St. 422-6940
AMERICAN LEGION POST 71 Lake Wales
Meets at 7:30 p.m. second Thursday of the month with potluck dinner at 6 p.m. for members who attend the meeting. Auxiliary unit meets noon first Saturdays. 43 W. Park Ave. 528-0655, 855-0148
AMERICAN LEGION POST 4 Lakeland
Legion: 7 p.m. last Tuesday; Auxiliary: 7 p.m. first Tuesday; Sons of American Legion: 7 p.m. second Monday of each month. Bingo 1 p.m. first and third Thursdays. Barnyard bingo, 6:30 p.m. Mondays. 1375 Ariana St. 683-8710.
AMERICAN LEGION POST NO. 72 Mulberry
Auxiliary meets 7 p.m. third Tuesdays; Legionnaires meet 7 p.m. third Tuesdays; SAL meets 6:30 p.m. second Tuesdays; Legion Riders meet 1 p.m. last Sundays of each month. Friday Night Dinners, different meals served 6-8 p.m. every Friday. Legion Bingo 7 p.m. every Monday; Barnyard Bingo 7 p.m. every Thursday; Auxiliary Bingo, 7 p.m. first Saturday of each month. 1500 N. Church Ave. 425-0644
AMERICAN LEGION POST 8 Winter Haven
Legion meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday after the third Thursday; Auxiliary, 7 p.m. second Thursday; Sons of American Legion, 7 p.m. second Monday of each month. SAL breakfast 8-11 a.m. first Sunday of every month, $6, open to the public. 300 Ave. M N.W. 293-9406
U.S. SUBMARINE VETERANS
All veterans of the U.S. Navy submarine force are invited to meet at 11 a.m. fourth Saturdays at Summerlin Academy, 1500 S. Jackson St., Bartow. Jack Merrill, 393-2138
VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA Auburndale
Forming a Polk County chapter. If you served in the U.S. military from 1959 through May 7, 1975, you are eligible to join. Dan Penzien, 665-0511
VFW POST 4945 & LADIES AUXILIARY MEETINGS Auburndale
Third Tuesday of each month. Covered dish supper at 6 p.m. Joint meeting at 7 p.m. Separate meetings at 7:30 p.m. Also bingo games start at 7 p.m. Mondays. Two $250 games. 231 E. Lake Ave. 967-4785
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 4289 Winter Haven
WHEN: Post meetings, 7:30 p.m. second Wednesdays; Ladies Auxiliary, 7:30 p.m. second Tuesdays; Men's Auxiliary, 7 p.m. third Wednesdays; Sunday Honor Guard breakfasts, $7, call for dates; Friday Fish Fry Dinners, $7, call for dates; pizza Mondays, mini-large, $3-$10, call for dates; bingo, 2-5 p.m. Wednesdays with $5 lunch served noon to 1:30 p.m.; bingo, 1-4 p.m. first and third Saturdays. 2441 Seventh St. S.W. 293-7469
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 2420 Lake Wales
Maj. J.M. Tillman. Post meeting, 7 p.m. first Wednesday; auxiliary, 7 p.m. first Thursday of each month. 200 W. Central Ave. VFW Post 2420 and American Legion Post 71 will have dinner and entertainment 5 p.m. second and fourth Saturdays of the month. Entertainment by the Kentucky Hurricanes. 676-4150
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 2297 Lakeland
Post meetings, 7:30 p.m. first and third Mondays. Breakfast open to the public, 8-11 a.m. Sundays. 306 S. Central Ave. 687-8146.
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS POST 8002 AND LADIES AUXILIARY Lakeland
Public invited — Bingo at 7 p.m. Mondays; dinner, 5-7 p.m. Tuesdays followed by karaoke; choice of fish, steak or shrimp dinner, 5-7 p.m. Fridays followed by karaoke; special events and live music as announced Saturdays; food shoot-out, 2-3 p.m. Sundays. Meetings 6:30 p.m. third Wednesday of each month. 9398 U.S. 98 N. 815-4777
MARINE CORPS LEAGUE OF POLK COUNTY Lakeland
Maj. William Hendricks Detachment 1019, 7 p.m. third Wednesdays, VFW Post 2297, 306 S. Central Ave. 802-1019.
MARINE CORPS LEAGUE Winter Haven
Heart of Florida Detachment 1107. Meets fourth Thursday of each month, American Legion Post 8, 300 Ave. M, N.W. Ed Hook, commandant, 863-668-8949
1ST CAVALRY DIVISION ASSOCIATION Winter Haven
A Troop, Florida Chapter, 1st Cavalry Div. Assoc. is temporarily without a meeting place. For more information, contact V.N. "Buck" Rogers. 863-858-3559, email@example.com; or Walt Smith, 863-904-8865, firstname.lastname@example.org.
KOREAN WAR VETERANS Bartow
The William R. Charrette MOH Chapter 158 KWVA, 10 a.m. third Saturday every month, Summerlin Military Academy, 1500 S. Jackson. 859-1384.
NAVY SEABEE VETERANS OF AMERICA ISLAND X-2 Lakeland
Second Saturday of every month at 10 a.m. Golden Corral, 4532 S. Florida Ave. 647-6116 or 299-9009.
CATHOLIC WAR VETERANS Lakeland
Post 1917, 6:30 p.m. third Mondays, St. Joseph's Catholic Church Parish Hall, W. Lemon St. 688-8787.
VETERANS OF THE BATTLE OF THE BULGE Lakeland
G. Virgil Myers, 686-2121, Minot Richardson, 688-7249.
TRANSPORT FOR VETERANS
Tampa Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center for veterans in the Tampa and Lakeland areas. John Deininger, 813-972-2000, Ext. 6596
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