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Denise Rohan, National Commander of The American Legion

National Commander

Coming To Kansas
September 24-27, 2017
Department Commander Terry Marr will accompany Denise Rohan, National Commander of The American Legion on his tour of 18 Kansas Posts.  All American Legion Family are encouraged to come out to meet and greet the national commander.


Help Us Celebrate Eisenhower's Legacy
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Eisenhower Presidential Library, Abilene KS
The date for this year’s 37th annual Eisenhower Pilgrimage at the Eisenhower Museum and Library in Abilene is Saturday, October 14.  This event is open to the public.  All Posts, Auxiliary Units, SAL Squadrons, the Districts and other Legion Family organizations are encouraged to attend and participate in this year’s event. Saturday’s program will start at approximately 10:30 AM immediately following the Presidential wreath laying ceremony.
With a donation of $10, a Post, Unit or Squadron can lay a Memorial Rose at the base of Eisenhower's statue during the ceremony.   District, State and National level organizations can lay a Memorial Wreath for $20.  If no representative is present to lay the wreath or rose, one will be laid in that organization's name.
The event hotel is the Super 8 in Abilene.  Call 785-263-4545 for reservations.


American Legion Homecoming Luncheon
Saturday, October 14, 2017
Greyhound Hall of Fame, Abilene KS

Immediately following the Eisenhower Pilgrimage, from approximately 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM, a homecoming luncheon will be held at the Greyhound Hall of Fame at 407 S. Buckeye in Abilene to honor Dan Wiley, American Legion Department Vice Commander; Karen Hasting, Department Auxiliary Vice President; and Terry Harris, Department SAL Vice Commander.  The cost for the luncheon is $12.50 per person.  To reserve a seat, print and mail this coupon with payment to the address indicated by October 6.

Smoked Pork/Chicken Breast Sandwich
Baked Beans, Potato Salad, and Coleslaw
Dan Wiley, American Legion Department Vice Commander



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