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Harrison VFW Newsletter December 2015


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Welcome the New Year in the Canteen this year.  $5.00 for food, snacks, champagne toast, hats, horns, and juke box. Come celebrate with your friends. Bring a snack to share.

In January we will have a special meeting, everyone will be invited to make plans for the year 2016.

Get involved we need your input!

Remember the real meaning of Christmas.

Pray to God for the safety of our troops and our country.

God Bless our Country, it’s Veterans and all in our Post 7570 Family

Robert L. Ostertag, Commander



Canteen Open Monday – Friday 3pm /  Saturday & Sunday 8am

  • Happy Hour Monday thru Friday 4 – 6 pm
  • Beer Bucket Specials During Football on Monday, Thursday, Sunday
  • Max & Joe Line Dance every Wednesday in the Canteen except 12/23 (no cover)
  • Line Dance Lessons every Monday, beginners at 6pm; regulars at 7pm  $5.00 (except 12/21 and 12/28)


LOV-S Monthly Breakfast on Saturday, 12/12:   8am-11:30am   $7.00

Canteen Entertainment:  Friday, 12/11:  Dirty Rice, 12/18:  Biggin

Post Christmas Party:  Friday, 12/18, Party with your friends and Biggin.

VA Hospital in Ft. Thomas:  Friday, 12/18, Leave Post at 5:30pm

Ham Shoots every Sunday except 3rd Sunday, begins at 10am, practice and sign ups start at 9am.

New Year’s Eve:  Party in the Canteen, $5.00 for food, snacks, champagne toast, hats, horns, and juke box.

Friday Night Entertainment at the Canteen. No cover, bands start at 8pm.

 12/11  –  Dirty Rice

 12/18 –   Biggin

 Support our local businesses that support our POST 7570.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

God Bless America and Protect Our Troops,

Paul F. Hilmer (Hippo), Junior Vice



Friday $5.00 Drawing:  Tony Jonas (100%); Kari Corrill (50%); Janice St. John (50%); Paul Hilmer (100%)



Happy Birthday John Jonas, Joe Blust, Jack Long, Beth Crawford, Wayne Bolington, Shannon Laug, Darrell Smith, Dee Robinson, Janet Rabenstein, Tony Jonas.   Birthday Party is Saturday, 12/19, starting at 6pm with happy hour prices for Birthday Person til 9pm, birthday cake, juke box.  Bring snack to share and invite some of your friends.


Congratulations to Mr. & Mrs. Matt Brown, we wish you many years of happiness.

Congratulations to Leah Hand on the birth of her granddaughter and Wayne Bolington on the birth of his twin great grandsons.



We have a long list of friends that are ill they are: Jerry Branditz, Mary Ann Callan, Ed Eggleston, Joe Ecklar, Darlene Johnson, Tilly, Mary Reed, Foxy, Allie Davis, Sandy White and Duffy.  Please keep these members and families in your prayers.

 As always, please keep our service men and women, POW’s & MIA’s in your prayers.

Walt Miller, Chaplain



Remember to keep our troops in your prayers. Get involved –  there will be a meeting in January to plan 2016 Post Events. We need every one help to keep this Post alive!

As always: Remember to Thank a Veteran, God Bless America.

Keith E. Havlin, President Men’s Auxiliary



Our monthly all you can eat breakfast is Saturday 12/12, 8am-11:30am for $7.00.

Our Christmas party will be Thurs, 12/17, 6pm in the Canteen.  Bring a snack to share and a $10 exchange gift.

Anyone interested in helping pack the care packages, please join us @6pm on Tues, 12/8.

2016 membership dues ($15) will be due in January, please bring your dues to our Christmas Party.

Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

 God Bless Our Veterans

MaryAnn Callan, President LOV-S



Come down to the meetings, the 2nd Wednesday 6:30pm Ex-Brd & 7:30pm Reg. Mtg. of each month, we would love to hear your input and ideas for the betterment of the Post.  If you need a ride, give the Post a call and we can make arrangements to get you here.

God Bless America, The American Service Member, and our very own Post 7570 Family!

Jeremy (ANDY) Anderson, Quartermaster



The Post has helped in November: 37 Veterans and families with VA assistance, driving to Veterans facilities and assisting with paper work and finances. Charitable Events using the Canteen, Event Center. Every Thursday at noon AA meets here. We have given out over $2,775.00 for our veteran members, local area needy, etc. This was a big month and that’s what we are here for to help!



Many improvements and clean up, can use your help anytime.

Hams Shoots, volunteers needed on Sundays.

Volunteers needed on Tuesday, 12/8 for care package packing at 6pm and need volunteers to help set up at 9am


PLEASE NOTE:  If you want your newsletter mailed, please leave your address with a bartender at the Post.  Otherwise, the newsletter is being e-mailed only.  Extra copies are at the Post for you to pick up.


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