Veterans of Foreign Wars

Firestone Post 3383

VOICE OF FIRESTONE

                Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #3383

                690 W. Waterloo Rd.

                Akron, OH  44314-1546

                Phone: 330-745-0127

                 http://www.firestonevfwpost3383.com

              Post email address:  vfw3383@neohio.twcbc.com

 

AUGUST 2016

 

 

COMMANDER’S CORNER:  MIKE BILICH , Commander

 Department Golf Tournament Update : Golf at Chenowith and Barberton Brookside Courses

Starts Friday Aug. 19th with a Fish Fry at 4:30 to 7:30, Saturday Steak Dinner 4:30 to 7:30

 (open to the Public) $12.00 per Person,  Sunday the Post will be open at  1: 00 p.m.   See

Mike Bilich for information.

 

DATES TO REMEMBER: (check calendar also)

Aug.  1                    Summit County Stand Down Meeting @ 2:00 p.m.

Aug.  6                   Stand down Training for Shepherds  @ 6 p.m.

                               Men’s Aux. Corn Roast  1 to 6 p.m. (Picnic Grounds)

Aug.  8                   Nursing Home Visit- Meet at Post at 6:30 p.m.

Aug.  9                   Post Meeting @ 7: 30 p.m.

Aug.  14                 Dist. 8 C of A  1 P.M.  @ Newton Falls Post # 3332

Aug.  16                 VFW Auxiliary Meeting @ 6:30 p.m.

Aug.  18                 Men’s Auxiliary Meeting @ 6:30 p.m.

Aug.  19 - 21          Department Golf Tournament at Chenowith and Barberton Brookside  Golf Courses

Aug.  23                 Post Meeting @ 7:30 p.m.

 

 

GUN RAFFLE: Dave Noaker. Chairman

 

Please turn in any sold tickets so we can make payment on our  Weapons .  We still need ticket sellers

and now is the time to get our door prizes.  Please everyone we need your  help in the kitchen this

year, please see me or Ed Frankovic !!!!! If you have not been involved in the Gun Raffle please

give it a try.  Remember we only have 2 months until SATURDAY,  SEPTEMBER 24TH, 2016 

it will be here before you know it!!!

 

Voce of Democracy Update:   Hope Roberts was recognized Nationally as 4th place winner in her

speech in Washington D.C.  Hope was also recognized at Ohio University naming her a Temple Scholar

this award is given to a high-achieving student who  epitomizes academic excellence,  demonstrates

leadership and practices good citizenship through community service.  Hope is a Graduate of

St. Vincent - St. Mary.  Well Done Hope!!!!!

 

 

CANTEEN NEWS: Marianne Beall.

 

We will be having burgers, fries and chicken wings on Fridays and Lunch on Mondays. The last

Friday we will have FISH once again.  Hoping to start in September 2016.!!

 

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.

 

Honors Burial Team needs more volunteers, see John Stiles or any team member!!!!