Veterans of Foreign Wars

Firestone Post 3383


††††††††††††††† Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #3383

††††††††††††††† 690 W. Waterloo Rd.

††††††††††††††† Akron, OH† 44314-1546

††††††††††††††† Phone: 330-745-0127


††††††††††††† Post email address:†


January 2015


COMMANDERíS CORNER:† Bob Smith, Commander

Letís begin the year with happiness and camaraderie.† Ask an acquaintance to join the post or an auxiliary.


DATES TO REMEMBER: (check calendar also)

Jan. 1, 2015†††††††††† New Yearís Day - POST Open

Jan. 13††† †††††††††††††††† Post Meeting @ 7:30 p.m.

Jan. 15††† †††††††††††††††† Menís Aux. Meeting @ 6:30 p.m.

Jan. 20††† †††††††††††††††† Ladies Aux. Meeting @ 6:30 p.m.

Jan. 22-25††††††††††††† Mid Winter Conference @ Independence, OH


I want to take this opportunity to let everyone know that this is the last newsletter that I will publish.† Ron & Carol Husk have volunteered to take over the reins and keep this excellent monthly publication going. There is also a great weekly electronic newsletter that is sent out via email† by the Post. If you are† interested in receiving this e-newsletter, please send your email address to Mick Duvall at† Thank you, Barbara


2015 GUN RAFFLE† - tickets for the 5th annual Gun Raffle will be available January 15, 2015. Each year all of you have done a great job for our Post. The 2014 Gun Raffle raised over $26,000. We are going to sell 600 tickets with 34 weapons on the main board. Tickets are $50.00 each.† The winner of the Springfield 45 is ticket #34, Robert Haley. Congratulations.† Dave Noaker, 330-784-2503.


CANTEEN NEWS: Marianne Beall.

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Hope your holidays were happy.

 Monday lunches 11:00 - 1:30

 Friday dinners 4:30 - 7:30

†††††††††††††††† Jan. 2 - NO food

†††††††††††††††† Jan. 9 - Rubens served with side German Potato salad and coleslaw & Grilled Italian or Turkey Bacon Subs †††††††††††††††† served with side of rigatoni

†††††††††††††††† Jan. 16 - Burgers & Wings ††††††††††††

†††††††††††††††† Jan. 23 - Burgers & Wings

†††††††††††††††† Jan. 30 - Fish Fry

Excellent fare -- hope to see you soon.

 Itís 2015 -- if you still have your red key card, it wonít work!!† New Key cards are here. Get yours with your paid up dues or Life Member card.




FOR YOUR INFORMATION:† The Post House Committee meets every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The Committee will be available at approx. 7:00 p.m. to address any comments, suggestions and/or complaints you may have.