Since our charter in 1953, the Harveys Lake American Legion Post has been welcoming VETERANS from all branches of our Armed Forces. Today, we continue to welcome all military personnel serving our country. Joining our Post enables you to continue serving your God, Country and Community Our mission is to implement the goals, aspirations, dreams, peace and blessings for our country, friends and families embodied in our preamble below.
There have been changes in handling of benefits for Agent Orange exposure in the Vietnam conflict which have resulted in benefits for some of our members. The office of State Senator Lisa Baker has arranged for visits by a VA Service Officer near her office at 22 Dallas Village, Dallas. The mobile office is scheduled for the third Friday of each month. You must call Senator Baker's office at 570-675-3931 to make an appointment with the Service Officer
2015 MEMBERSHIP CARDS ARE REQUIRED
OPERATING HOURS FOR THE BAR
Monday - Thursday 4 PM til 11:30 PM
Friday - 4 PM til 12:30 AM
Saturday - 2 PM til 12:30 AM
Sunday - 1 PM til 11:00 PM
DAD'S KITCHEN WITH CHEF MIKE
OPEN TUESDAY, THURSDAY - SATURDAY
Non-members may purchase food
and non-alcoholic beverages
THE LEGION IS CLOSED
EASTER, FOURTH OF JULY,
LIMITED HOURS CHRISTMAS EVE
The Annual Sons of the American Legion Squadron 967 was held on Saturday June 20, 2015. We would like to thank all our volunteers, participants, and sponsors. The photo by Carl Carpenter shows winners.
Additional photos by Sylvia Zimmerman can be found in the Photo Gallery.
Election of officers for 2016 took place at the meeting on June 8, 2015. There were no additional nomination. A motion was made and passed to elect those previously nominated.
* Officers installed June 2014
AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY
The AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY UNIT 967
July 26, 2015
Doors open – 5:00 PM
Early Birds – 5:30 PM
Regular Bingo - 6:00 PM
ANNUAL LEGION PICNIC
AUGUST 2, 2015 - 1 PM to 6 PM
$15 PER PERSON
NO TAKE OUTS - LIMITED TO 100 TICKETS
TICKET SALES IN ADVANCE ONLY
STARTING FATHER'S DAY
GEORGE RITTENHOUSE - DJ
USCG Auxiliary Classes for 2015
AT HARVEYS LAKE AMERICAN LEGION POST 967
SAFE BOATING CLASSES FOR 2015
No additional classes scheduled at Harveys Lake.
Additional information call R.J. Kwiatkowski 570-815-0471
American Legion Auxiliary Meeting
Monday August 3, 2015
SATURDAY AUGUST 8, 2015
MUSIC BY LIAR LIAR 8 PM to 12 PM
A Flag Committee including Frank Lasota, Dave Zimmerman, Carl Carpenter, and Bob Matzel has been organized. The committee designed and built the burn barrel. The photo below shows the barrel before the first burn.
HONOR GUARD TEAM
The following members of the Honor Guard who particpated in the 2013 observation along with Post Commander Ray Hillman. Bernie & Terry Ozovek
CALL 570 639-2240
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING
LEGION MEMEBERS, AUXILIARY MEMBERS, AND S.A.L.
WE EXPECT TO BE ABLE TO PROVIDE HONOR GUARD SERVICES FOR BURIAL OF A VETERAN OR ARMED FORCES MEMBER SOON.
GROUND LEVEL HALL, UPSTAIRS HALL, PAVILION
UPSTAIRS HALL - $200.00
DOWNSTAIRS HALL - $100.00
PAVILION - $25.00 PER HOUR
Popcorn Machine: Free Popcorn at the Legion.
A machine has been donated by John Brady MD and Ken Ustynoski MD, members of our Post. Come over and try out the best popcorn at Harveys Lake. It is delicious and must be healthy. We thank the donors of our new Popcorn machine.
DART BOARDS, AND SHUFFLEBOARD
AVAILABLE IN THE DINING ROOM
To the wonderful patriotic citizens of the Back Mountain community. Join our Post as a Booster or sponsor. (click Sponsor or Booster Button for details). 100% of the monies raised are given back to the community. Help us to continue to support financially worthy community programs and projects.