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Celebrate Eisenhower's Legacy

Saturday, October 13, 2018
Eisenhower Presidential Library, Abilene KS
The date for the 38th annual Eisenhower Pilgrimage at the Eisenhower Museum and Library in Abilene is Saturday, October 13.  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.

American Legion Homecoming Luncheon
Saturday, October 13, 2018
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. Buckelye in Abilene to honor Chuck Shoemaker, American Legion Department Vice Commander; Paula Sellens, Department Auxiliary Vice President; and Tom Wallsmith, Department SAL Vice Commander.  The cost for the luncheon is $12.50 per person, children ten and under $8.00.  To reserve a seat, print and mail this coupon with payment to the address indicated.

Chuck Shoemaker, American Legion Department Vice Commander


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