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Help Us Celebrate Eisenhower's Legacy

Saturday, October 15, 2016
Eisenhower Presidential Library, Abilene KS
The date for this year’s 36th annual Eisenhower Pilgrimage at the Eisenhower Museum and Library in Abilene is Saturday, October 15.  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 Best Western in Junction City. Rooms are $79.95 if you mention you are in the American Legion Family. Call 785-210-1212 for reservations.

American Legion Homecoming Luncheon
Saturday, October 15, 2016
First United Methodist Church, Abilene KS

Immediately following the Eisenhower Pilgrimage, from approximately 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM, a homecoming luncheon will be held at the First United Methodist Church at 601 N Cedar Street in Abilene to honor Terry Marr, American Legion Department Vice Commander; Melissa Burton, Department Auxiliary Vice President; and Michael Saindon, Department SAL Vice Commander.  The cost for the luncheon is $15.00 per person.  To reserve a seat, print and mail this coupon with payment to the address indicated by October 10.

Salad, Fried Chicken, Brisket, Au Gratin Potatoes, Mixed Vegetables, Rolls & Butter, Cake, Tea/Water
Terry Marr, American Legion Department Vice Commander


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