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American Legion

Town & Country Memorial Post 152

11211 Sheldon Rd, Tampa FL 33626 (813) 920-3282

Lounge Hours: Sun 1 - 9PM,   Mon - Thurs 1 - 10PM,   Fri 1PM - Midnight,   Sat 11:30 AM - Midnight

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Coming Events and Notices

Every Tuesday:
        - New  - 9 Ball tournament 6:30
       
- Queen of Hearts Drawing 7:00 (Get your tickets by 6:45)
        - Bar Poker immediately following the drawing
Every Wednesday - Bingo 7:15
Every Friday - Karaoke by Ms.T -  8pm - 12AM
Every 1st, 2nd and 3rd Saturday - Steak Shoot 1 PM

Every Saturday -  Karaoke 8pm - 12AM

NOTICE NOTICE NOTICE If you are Veteran and do NOT have a Military ID card or a VA ID card for health care or disabilities, you can apply for a Veterans ID card.  This card will allow you to receive discounts in places like: LOWES, HOME DEPOT and many restaurant. Go to this site:Sign up online for a Veterans ID card: Here’s how.

Bruce A. Smith, Service Officer

 


Informantion on Jeanne Kerens:

As you may know, Jeanne Kerens has passed away.

- Visitation: Sunday July 15 6-8 PM and Monday 11AM - 1 PM at the Gonzales Funeral Home - 7209 N Dale Mabry Hwy.

- Funeral Mass on July 16 at 1:30 PM - St. Lawrence Catholic Church - 5223 N Himes Ave Tampa FL 33614.

- Burial: Tampa Garden of Memories - 4207 E Lake Ave, Tampa FL 33610.

- Celebration of Life after the burial at Post 152.

 

Read tthe obituary here: https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/tampa-fl/jeanne-kerens-7931633

May she Rest in Peace.

Contact Mary Kelly-Perkins for more info.

 

July 20 - Arty's Birthday Party

Dress up in your favorite Disco garb and sing you favorite Disco songs celebrating Arty's birthday. Karaoke will be by Patty form 8 PM to midnight.

 

July 21 - Car Wash

The Boy Scouts will hold a car wash from 8:30 - 12:30.

 

July 21 - Officer Installation

The Legion, ALA and SAL 2018/2019 Officers will be installed starting a 1PM.

 

July 25 - SAL Dinner

Spaghetti, garlic bread and dessert dinner by Cliff served from 6:00 PM for $7.00

 

August 1 - Commander's Dinner

Egg plant sausage lasagna and green beans by Armond will be served from 6:00 PM for $7.00

 

August 4 - Casino Night Fundraiser

Donation $35.00 per person. Includes: Admission, $2,500.00 in Coins, 2 Drinks & Food from Mission BBQ, Drawing for Prizes at 10:30. 7 - 10 PM. Benefits Veterans in Need and Honor Flight. Click here to see the flier.  See Bob or Bonnie for more information.  Tickets on sale now. Limited to 100 players.

 

August 4 - August Birthday Celebration

Celebrate the birthday of all whose Birthday is in August.  8 PM. See Paula Smith for more details.

 

August 5 - Last Day to sign up for the Cruise to Cozumel

We are in the process of putting together the 1st Annual Post 152 Cruise to Cozumel. Brilliance of the Seas will sail out of Tampa on April 25, 2019.  If you want to share the experience of sailing with your American Legion Family, please sign the sheet before August 5, 2018.  Should there be enough interest, exact prices and info will follow shortly.  Approximate total cost for 2 passengers, for 4 nights, depending on the cabin category, will be between $1075 - $1600. A non-refundable deposit of $200 per cabin is required by October 15, 2018. Full Payment will be due on January 15, 2019.

 

August 15 - ALA Dinner

Pepper steak dinner by Helen and Phyllis will be served from 6:00 PM for $7.00.

 

August 18 - Car Wash

The Boy Scouts will hold a car wash from 8:30 - 12:30.

 

August 18 - Patrick and Elaine's Anniversary & Patrick's Retirement Party

Celebrate Patrick and Elaine's Anniversary and Patrick's Retirement from the Post Office. There will be food but feel free to bring your favorite finger foods, chicken wings, pizza, desserts etc. in disposable dishes (no dishwashing on this night). Music by Pat Foy and friends (Conch Critters) from 8 PM to Midnight.

 

August 22 - SAL Dinner

Dinner by the SAL served from 6:00 PM for $7.00.

 

August 29 - ALA Dinner

Dinner by Kathy served from 6:00 PM for $7.00. Proceeds to Children and Youth.

 

September 2 - Party on the Patio

Half Chicken, and Steak by Bob and Bonnie 2 PM.

 

September 5 - Commander's Dinner

Dinner by the Commander served from 6:00 PM for $7.00.

 

September 8 - September Birthday Celebration

Celebrate the birthday of all whose Birthday is in September.  8 PM. See Paula Smith for more details.

 

September 11 - Patriot Day

Flag waving 7:45 - 8:45 AM. Show that Post 152 will never forget!!

 

September 12 - ALA Dinner

Dinner by the ALA served from 6:00 PM for $7.00.

 

September 15 - Car Wash

The Boy Scouts will hold a car wash from 8:30 - 12:30.

 

September 26 - SAL Dinner

Dinner by the SAL served from 6:00 PM for $7.00.

 

September 30 - Wreaths Across America Golf Tournament

Bob and Bonnie are sponsoring a golf tournament. Proceeds will go to Wreaths Across America. 8:00 AM start. More details later.

 

 


The American Legion Centennial Celebration is not only about honoring the past 100 years of our history, but also preparing to continue our legacy of service. Events and activities at posts all around the world will showcase The American Legion "Still Serving America."

Post152 Adjutant and Finance Officer, Doug Fivehouse, is working on the Post 152's legacy web site. Check it out here: Post152 Legacy

Attention Veterans: If you have a need FREE “MEDICAL ALERT” Contact Bruce Smith, Service Officer at 813-968-8556 or BRUCETHESMITH138@VERIZON.NET Click here to see the flier

NOTICE: ALL AMERICAN LEGIONNAIRE’S: If you are:

1.  65 or older.

2.  Combat wounded.

3.  And have a VA disability rating.

Please contact Bruce Smith (SERVICE OFFICER) to discuss the possibility of a PROPERTY TAXES Reduction (813-968-8556).

NOTICE:
You already know you can read your newsletter and more online at www.post152.com. You can save the Post the cost of printing and mailing the newsletter if don’t need it in paper form. Just email me at service152@tampabay.rr.com or leave a note with the bartender with your name and address to let us know you no longer want to receive the newsletter.   

NOTICE: Support the Iraq Veterans Memorial On Hwy301 in Tampa .  Purchase engraved brick for family and friends.  See the poster here.  Click here for more information. 

NOTICE: There are a number of businesses offering a military discounts but you have to ask for it. Click here to see a list of businesses that offer a military discount. Please let me know if you find a business on this list that does not give you a discount by emailing me.