Veterans News March 3, 2019
Post auxiliary sets annual dinner VFW Post 7069 Auxiliary annual ham and cabbage dinner, March 17, 3-7 p.m. or sold out, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit, $10/adults and $5/children, takeouts available; 570-586-9821 or 570-586-0669, bagpiper, 5 p.m. Post 6082 sandwich sale Shopa-Davey VFW Post 6082 Auxiliary porketta sandwich sale, today, noon-5 p.m., post, 123 Electric St., Peckville, $3. 109th offers scholarships The 109th Infantry Regiment Association will offer $1,000 scholarships to children and grandchildren of members and veterans of the regiment. Applications are available at http://109thinfantry.org under the documents tab. Deadline is April 15. Post 5937 offers scholarships VFW Post 5937, Dickson City, will offer two $2,000 scholarships to high school seniors residing in the Midvalley area and children and grandchildren of members of VFW Post 5937; deadline to apply, May 1. Applications are available at the American Legion, 901 Main St., Dickson City; or contact Richard Capwell, 489-1222. Dickson City post offers scholarships American Legion Post 665, Dickson City, will offer $1,000 scholarships to seniors in the Mid Valley School District or who are children/grandchildren of a member of Post 665; deadline to apply is May 1. Applications are available at the post, 901 Main St., 570-489-4304; or through Isadore Dzwieleski, 570-233-1324. Jessup Post 5544 slates food sales Jessup VFW Post 5544 Lenten food and clam chowder sale, Friday, March 22 and April 5; noon-5:30 p.m. or sold out, 205 Dolph St.; Manhattan clam chowder, $7.50/quart, $5/pint; New England clam chowder, $9/quart, $6/pint; crab bisque, $11/quart, $6/pint; halushki $5.75/quart, $4/pint; tuna hoagies, $5.75; pierogies with butter and onions, deep fried, or deep fried with butter and onions, $10/dozen, $5.75/half-dozen, $1/each; potato pancakes, $1/each; 570-489-7070 Wednesday before. Post 7069 Auxiliary annual dinner set VFW Post 7069 Auxiliary annual ham and cabbage dinner, March 17, 3-7 p.m. or sold out, 402 Winola Road, Clarks Summit, $10/adults and $5/children, takeouts available; 570-586-9821 or 570-881-0273, bagpiper, 5 p.m. Marine league sets ham-cabbage dinner The Northeastern Detachment Marine Corps League and Museum annual St. Patrick’s ham and cabbage dinner, Saturday, noon to 5 p.m., $10; takeouts available. Meetings POST 25 Gen. Theodore J. Wint VFW Post 25, today, 2291 Rockwell Ave., Scranton, canteen meeting, noon, post meeting, 12:30. POST 327 AUXILIARY Olyphant Raymond Henry American Legion Post 327 Auxiliary, Monday, 7 p.m. MARINE CORPS LEAGUE Northeastern Detachment Marine Corps League and Museum, today, 2 p.m., detachment. POST 610 American Legion Post 610, Mayfield, Monday, 7 p.m. VFW DISTRICT 10 VFW District 10, March 10, 2 p.m., Post 6520, 836 Cortez Road, Jefferson Twp. POST 7069 Abington Memorial VFW Post 7069, Thursday, 7 p.m. POST 4909 Dupont VFW Post 4909, Monday, 7:30 p.m., post home, nomination of officers; home association meeting follows. POST 207 Kosciuszko American Legion Post 207, Thursday, 7 p.m., SS. Peter and Paul Church hall, 1309 W. Locust St., Scranton. 109TH INFANTRY The 109th Infantry Regiment Association, Wednesday, 6 p.m., Shopa-Davey VFW Post, Peckville. MARINE CORPS LEAGUE Northeastern Detachment Marine Corps League and Museum, today, 2 p.m., detachment. AMERICAN LEGION DISTRICT 11 American Legion District 11, Wednesday, 7 p.m., Ambrose Revels Post 328, 426 Main St., Archbald. LCCV Lackawanna County Council of Veterans, Monday, 10 a.m., conference room, Gino J. Merli Veterans Center, Penn Avenue and Mulberry Street, Scranton. Merli Center Today: Keurig coffee, 8:30 a.m.; morning visits, 8:45; Eucharistic ministry visits, 9:15; karaoke with parfaits, 2 p.m. Monday: Morning visits, 8:45 a.m.; Bible study visits on units, 9:30; tai chi with music, third floor, 10:15; bingo by Citizens Savings Bank, 2 p.m.; senior fitness, Bible club, 2 south lounge, 4; blackjack, 1 south, 7:30. Tuesday: Mardi Gras. Morning visits, 8:45 a.m.; bingo social, third floor, 10:15; Burger King dine-in, 1 south, 12:15 p.m.; Mardi Gras party with the Luongo brothers performing and specialty desserts, 2; unit visits, 4. Wednesday: Ash Wednesday. Morning visits, 8:45 a.m.; Catholic service, 10; resident council, 2 p.m.; food committee, 2:30; unit visits, 4. Thursday: Morning visits, 8:45 a.m.; chapel service, 10; balloon swatters, third floor, 10:15; Ponderosa dine-in, 2 north, 12:15 p.m.; LCCV bingo, 2; senior fitness, 3; unit visits, 4. Friday: Morning visits, 8:45 a.m.; coffee and doughnuts by Friends of the Forgotten, second floor, 10:15; bingo by DAV Chapter 1, 2 p.m.; senior fitness, 3; unit visits, 4. Saturday: Morning visits, 8:45 a.m.; residents watch St. Patrick’s Parade with hot cocoa,1 south courtyard, 10; parade on all TVs, 11:30; bingo by Trinity Lutheran men, 2 p.m. VETERANS NEWS should be submitted no later than Monday before publication to firstname.lastname@example.org; or YES!desk, The Times-Tribune, 149 Penn Ave., Scranton, PA 18503.