American Legion Emblem

"Today's voice for today's veterans and military"



Bowling Tournament

January 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31 2021 - Flint Hill Lanes, Emporia

Information and entries for the 74th State Bowling Tournament are being mailed to all past participants and bowling alleys. If your local bowling alley does not receive the information please contact State Headquarters. This year’s tournament will be held at Flint Hill Lanes, 1519 W. 6th Ave. in Emporia January 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, and 30-31, 2021.


Mid-Winter Forum

January 29 - 31, 2021 - Independence Post 139

Mid-Winter Forum offers every member, especially Post leaders and chairmen, the opportunity to learn more about The American Legion, its programs and the direction each program is expected to take if there are any changes being considered, including changes directed by National Headquarters.  In addition, the Forum provides information about how and why The American Legion functions in the manner we do as an organization.



2021 District Conventions

Click the map to find your district
Beginning in March and continuing each weekend throughout April, Districts will meet in Convention for the purpose of conducting its business and electing officers for the 2021-22 membership year which begins on July 1. Each District is required to elect Representatives to the Department Convention’s Constitution and Bylaws, Resolutions, Credentials and Rules Committees, and the District’s Delegates and Alternates to the National Convention in Pheonix, Arizona, August 27 - September 2, 2021. Every Legionnaire is encouraged to attend their District’s Convention as a delegate, alternate, or guest representing their Post. Interested members should notify their Post they wish to serve as a Delegate or Alternate to their District or the Department Convention, or both.
District I
Topeka Post 400, April 24
District II
Lenexa Post 407, March 27
District III
Winfield Post 10, March 26-28
District IV
Leonardville Post 40, April 24
District V
McPherson Post 24, April 10
District VI
Concordia Post 76, April 17
District VII
Great Bend Post 180, April 10
District VIII
Garden City Post 9, April 17-18
District IX
Oberlin Post 70, March 20



2021 Cancelled Events 

The following Department events have been cancelled for the 2021 calendar year due to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns:

  • Legislative Party



2020 Cancelled Events 

The following Department events have been cancelled for the 2020 calendar year due to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns by the host facility:

  • Boys State
  • Cadet Law Enforcement Academy
  • Leadership College
  • Baseball
  • State Fair
  • Camp-O-Rama
  • Fort Riley Turkey Run
  • Eisenhower Pilgrimage
  • Operation North Pole





Department Headquarters,
1314 SW Topeka Blvd.
Topeka, KS  66612
Office Hours: M-F 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Sunflower Legionnaire
Department eNewsletter



Districts Map


© 2021 Department of Kansas | All Rights Reserved

Headquarters Administration