FUTURE EVENTS TO ADD TO YOUR CALENDAR

TBA for 2018

Veterans from the Battle Creek VA

The post is serving a Christmas dinner for 20-30 Veterans at the Post. This event will take place but has yet TBA for 2018. Donations for gifts are asked (socks, tee shirts, underwear, gloves, toiletries, and other items along this line). Items should be put into gift bags (no need to wrap).

If you want to help your welcome to do so, the more the marrier. Great event and evening were well appreciated by our guest from the Battle Creek VA.


November 10, 2018

Veterans Day Spaghetti Dinner
(OPEN TO PUBLIC)

The annual Veterans Day Spaghetti dinner will be held on Veterans Day this year, Saturday, November 11 from 5 to 7 p.m. The cost for this event is $5 (5-12 & 65 up), $7 (13-64), & 4 and under are FREE
Proceeds will be used to support the Paw Paw Post 68 and its sponsored activities and programs.




McGowan-Johnson Post 68

of the American Legion 

TALONS OUT HONOR FLIGHT


Congratulations to George Guritz on his trip to Washington D.C. on the Talons Honor Flight. World War II veterans have priority on flights and if room Korean Veterans can go.


The trip is FREE for the Veterans but costs the Guardian $500. If you would like to DONATE to our Talons Flight Guardian Fund you may send it to the above Post 68 address"ATTN: Talons Flight Guardian Fund".  In the MEMO area on your check be sure to enter Talons, Flight Guardian Fund.   Any donation toward this fund is very helpful.


Need help in signing up for a Talon Flight contact Bob Adams. Information required for application is the nearest relative, contact person for emergencies, a list of medications, and a copy of discharge. You can also have a family member go as a guardian. A guardian is a person that will care for you for the day. A wheelchair will be provided if it is necessary. 


A E D Fund Raiser

We have a drive on to raise funds to purchase an Automated External Defibrillator (A.E.D.) for the Post Hall. These items aren't cheap so we are asking for your help of a donation of any size. This may save a life and wouldn't you feel great knowing you help purchased one for the Post Hall.


2017 EVENTS

December 2

CHRISTMAS PARADE 2017

The Paw Paw Christmas Parade will be at 10 a.m., starting at Veterans Park. Meet at the post no later than 9:30. We will leave from there to go to the start of the parade. The Parade ends at the fire hall.


December 14

Post 68 Christmas Party

The annual Christmas party will be held at 6:30 p.m. It is open to all members of the Legion Post 68 (Auxiliary, Sons of the American Legion) and Blue Star Mothers.


2018 EVENT

April 7

Fool's Day Lasagna Dinner
(OPEN TO PUBLIC)

The annual Lasagna dinner will be held on Saturday, April 7 from 5-7 pm at the Post on 115 North Niles in Paw Paw. The cost for this event is $6 (5-12 & 65 up), $8 (13-64), & 4 and under are FREE.

Proceeds will be used to support the Paw Paw Post 68 and its sponsored activities and programs.

115 North Niles
P.O. Box 19, Paw Paw, Michigan 49079 
United States ​
Office Phone: (269) 657-8345 

2017 Boys State


We have selected Nicholas G. Zafer for Boys State to be held June 18 - June 24 at Grand Valley State University - Allendale Campus.

Boys State is about: Learning, Politics, Government, Involvement, Friendships. 


JUNE 9, 2018
Golf Outing 
(OPEN TO PUBLIC)

​"ALL GAVE SOME, SOME GAVE ALL"
The annual golf outing is on Saturday, June 9 at ​Cheshire Hills Golf Course on 102nd Avenue, Allegan, MI. 

Find downloads in February 2018 for entry/sponsor application forms and further information on our information page.
All Profits for this event will go toward the purchase of a Track Chair for a disabled veteran.

Cost is $65 per person and $260 per team of four. This includes 18 holes, carts, steak dinner, and more.
Event is limited to the first 36 teams so please RSVP and/or have your entry fees in by JUNE 2nd.
Day of event registration starts at 8:00 a.m. with a 9:00 a.m. SHOTGUN START.

Paying  1st place - plus 3 other teams by draw so everyone has a chance to win!
Donations are accepted

Make Checks out to:
AMERICAN LEGION GOLF OUTING

Mail to:
Robert Adams
502 W. Michigan Avenue
Paw Paw, MI    49079

(269) 217-5765

The Event is sponsored by


The KNIGHTS of COLUMBUS ASSEMBLY 0522


&


The Mc GOWAN-JOHNSON AMERICAN LEGION POST 68