VFW Post 3137 Monthly Comrades Meeting

Monday November 11, 2019 @ 6:30pm! - Veterans Day

This month, we welcome distinguished guests including the District Commander, State Junior Vice, State Senior Vice, and State Commander.

Most importantly, we will be celebrating our Post's 50th Anniversary of serving our nation's Active Duty Military, our Veterans, and our Community. Following the meeting, we'll be enjoying Bo's infamous Chili! Come to the meeting and be a part of honoring our All State and All American Post!

Our meetings are always a great opportunity for everyone to stay in touch and be a part of all we do at post 3137 to support our fellow veterans, their families, and the mission of the VFW.  Important topics which affect you and the operation of our post, including business related items, post improvements, and upcoming social events are discussed and crucial decisions.

Can't make the meeting but have ideas or suggestions for the post, email them to vfwpost3137@gmail.com and we'll make sure to address them.



VFW Post 3137 Monthly Post Auxiliary Meeting

Monday November 18, 2019 @ 6:30pm

Members are encouraged to actively participate and hope you can attend. Meetings are an opportunity for everyone to stay in touch and be a part of all that we do at post 3137 to support our fellow veterans, their families, and the mission of the VFW. 

Can't make the meeting but have ideas or suggestions for the post, email them to vfwauxiliary3137@gmail.com and we'll make sure to address them.



Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum to be Lowcountry's Home for Patriotism Veterans Day Weekend; Free Admission for Veterans

November 9 through November 11, 2019

Museum to offer free admission to veterans Nov. 9-11, will host Flags for Heroes and Veterans Day performance by the Charleston Concert Band.

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum is Charleston's home for Patriotism during Veterans Day weekend, Nov. 9-11. As a sign of appreciation to those who have served in the military, the museum will offer free admission to veterans the entire three-day weekend.

New this year, Patriots Point has partnered with the East Cooper Breakfast Rotary Club and the USS Yorktown Foundation to showcase a breathtaking display of dozens of American Flags on the shore overlooking the USS Yorktown. Those interested in sponsoring a flag in honor of a military hero can visit charlestonrotaryflags.org. Funds raised will support local community service projects and the Charleston Fisher House. The flags will be displayed throughout Veterans Day weekend. On Friday, Nov. 8, Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum will be the final destination for two men who are biking across the country, from Santa Barbara, California to Charleston, South Carolina to raise awareness for the Wounded Warrior Project and the issue of veteran suicide. Mike Price and Matt Prather will conclude their trip with a ceremony in Patriots Point's Vietnam Experience Exhibit at 10 am.

"Veterans Day is a time to honor the men and women who have served and protected our country," said Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum Executive Director Larry Murray. "Patriots Point is the perfect place to do that. We hope the community will spend time aboard our ships walking in the footsteps of heroes and will take advantage of an opportunity to shake the hands of those who make great sacrifices to defend our quality of life."

Saturday, Nov. 9 and Sunday, Nov. 10, the East Cooper Newcomers Club will offer sweets to veterans and active-duty service members as part of their Treats 4 Troops program.

On Monday, Nov. 11, the Charleston Concert Band will perform aboard the USS Yorktown from 2-4 pm. The band's Jazz Ensemble will play for the first hour, followed by the entire concert band at 3 pm. The performance is included in the price of admission.

Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum is open to visitors daily from 9:00 am to 6:30 pm. Visit patriotspoint.org to learn more about the museum's exhibits and to purchase tickets online.



Pre Thanksgiving Dinner - Open to the Public

Saturday November 23, 2019 - from 6:00pm Until 8:00pm

6pm – 8pm or until the food runs out - $10 Per Plate

Deep Fried Turkey, Mashed Potatoes, Stuffing With Gravy, Green Beans, Rolls, Cranberry Sauce, Assorted Desserts. Come Join The Fun And Have A Great Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner!!

Special Thanksgiving Day

Thursday November 28, 2019 - from 1:00pm Until 9:00pm

Post will be open and serving Turkey Sandwiches. Happy Thanksgiving!!!!



VFW 3137 "Post on the Coast" Gear - New Shipment, New Products and Just in Time for Your Christmas Shopping!

Stop and shop when you're in! New Long Sleeve Cotton T-Shirts, Clemson and Gamecocks team color shirts, Chef Aprons, Tumblers, and more.


Rentals - Downstairs at VFW Post 3137


Why not hold your next event right on the beach. Rental space is available below the post for
parties and special occasions.

Rent the downstairs of VFW Post 3137 for any type of celebration! Birthdays, Wedding Receptions, Graduations and Retirements!

Prices:
VFW Post 3137 Members (minimum 1 year member) $350.00/day.
VFW Post 3137 Members less than 1 year and other VFW Posts or Active Duty $450.00/day.
All Others $550.00/day.

For more details visit: http://www.vfwpost3137.org/rentals/

For rentals, inquiries and available dates, Please contact Valerie Trantham by phone at 630-626-7000 or email at vfwrentalspost3137@gmail.com.


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