AMVETS Post #17

December 2017 Events & Bands:

December 1st – Auxiliary Bake Sale

December 1st – Band – Hard Drive

December 2nd – Band – Johnny Rhonehouse

December 8th – Band – Cruisin

December 10th – Son’s Meeting @ 5 pm & Auxiliary Christmas Party @ 6 pm

December 11th – Board Of Trustees & Executive Meeting @ 4 pm

December 12th – OVH Dinner & BINGO @ Post @ 4:30 pm

December 15th – Band – Minor Adjustments

December 17th – Kid’s Christmas Party @ Noon

Post will close at 6 pm for Officer/Employee Christmas Party!

December 19th – Rider’s Meeting @ 4:30 pm

December 23rd – Band – Logan Wells from 7 pm to 10 pm

      Prime Rib Dinner Special - $15.95

December 24th – Christmas Eve – Post open 11 am to 6 pm –

 $1.00 Beer’s & Well Liquor, Kitchen Closed, Free Finger Food

December 25th – Merry Christmas! Post Closed All Day!

December 31st – New Year’s Eve – Post open 11 am to 6 pm –

$1.00 Beer’s & Well Liquor, Kitchen Closed, Free Finger Food

**There will be no Regular Meeting in December**

** Kitchen will be closed for Maintenance from Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day**

January 2018 Events & Bands:

January 1st – New Year’s Day – Post Closed All Day!

January 5th – Band – Buck Shot

January 5th – Auxiliary Bake Sale

January 6th – Band – Johnny Rhonehouse

January 12th – Band – Cruisin

January 14th – Son’s Meeting @ 5:00 pm; Auxiliary Meeting @ 6 pm

January 16th – Rider’s Meeting @ 4:30 pm

January 19th – Band – The Divot’s

January 20th – Prime Rib Dinner Special - $15.95

January 26th – Band – The Late Show

January 28th – Board of Trustee Meeting & Executive Board Meeting @ 2:30 pm; Regular Meeting @ 4 pm

Thank you to everyone who donated for the Feed A Vet Campaign for Thanksgiving.  We were able to give out 24 Thanksgiving Dinners to Veterans and their families. 

THE KID’S CHRISTMAS PARTY will be held on Sunday, December 17th @ Noon.  This is open for Members Children 10 and under (No Grand Children Please).  There will be a sign up sheet at the drawing table.  Sign Up will be pulled on December 4th, as to give Santa time to get all of the presents!!!

Anyone interested in receiving the Seventeener by email can sign up at the drawing table in the Canteen or can put their email address on their membership renewal.

To Anyone that has bought a Key Card for $10.00, but can no longer use the card for any reason.  You can make arrangements with Carolyn Thomsen to return the card and get a refund on your $10.00. 

We will be holding a weekly 50/50 drawing to be drawn on  Monday Nights at 7:00 pm to off set costs of Special Events.  The tickets are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00.

AMVETS POST #17 & Son’s Of AMVETS 2nd Gun Raffle will be held on February 25th, 2018 at Noon.  The Gun Raffle will initially include 15 Guns.  1 Gun will be added for every additional 50 tickets sold over 750.  Doors Open at Noon, First drawing will be held at 1:00 pm.  Tickets will be $20.00 each or 6 for $100.00.  Winners do not need to be present.  Food will be provided for ticket holders.  We will also have Raffles and 50/50’s.  **Must be 18 to purchase Ticket** Federal and State Laws Apply**

Donations: Kid’s Christmas Party - $300.00; In God We Trust for Schools - $80.00; OVH Christmas - $250.00; Feed a Vet - $100.00; & Erie County Veterans Flight to Washington D.C. - $200.00

 **REMINDER – Son’s dues are due by December 31st, 2017, and they are $35.00**

The Son’s Meeting time has been changed to 5:00 on the 2nd Sunday of each month!

The Son’s Bloody Mary Bar is every Sunday!!!


**REMINDER – Auxiliary dues are due by December 31st, 2017 and they are $35.00**

***Attention Members***

If you are planning to have a Party of 8 or more to come in for Dinner during the week, we would greatly appreciate if you would call in to make a reservation to guarantee we have adequate staffing!!!

Also, Kitchen Closing hours may change if business is slow on any given night!


Merry Christmas to all of our Members and their Families!!