Ceremonies, Events, Meetings & Deadlines

*****March 2021*****

Eagle Scout of the Year nomination deadline
March 1, 2021
(Posts to Department)
To view and download the form, click here.

National K-9 Veterans Day
March 13th

Daylight Savings time begins
March 14th
Set clocks ahead 1 hour

American Legion Birthday
March 15th
102 years old

National Medal of Honor Day
March 25th

National Vietnam War Veterans Day
March 29th

*****April 2021*****

Easter Sunday
April 4th

National Former POW Recognition Day
April 9th

2nd District Spring Conference
April 10, 2021         9 AM
This will be a virtual conference using ZOOM software.
Contact your Commander or Adjutant for more details.

American Legion of Iowa Boys State Orientation
April 11, 2021      2 PM
Hosted by:  Marion Post 298
625 31st Street, Marion, Iowa

Post Data Form submission deadline
April 15, 2021
(Posts to Department)

American Legion of Iowa Boys State Orientation
April 18, 2021        Noon
Hosted by:  Dubuque Post 6
1306 Delhi Street, Dubuque, Iowa

*****May 2021*****


 May 8, 1945

Armed Forces Day
May 15th

May 31st

*****June 2021*****

Department of Iowa Leadership School
June 4-6, 2021
Holiday Inn- Mercy Campus
Des Moines, Iowa
**If you are interested in attending, contact your Post Commander.**

Merchant Marines Birthday
June 12th

Department of Iowa Boys State
June 13-18, 2021
Camp Dodge, Iowa

US Army Birthday
June 14th

June 14th

Department of Iowa Girls State
June 20-25, 2021
Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa

GI Bill signed into law
June 22, 1944

National PTSD Awareness Day
June 27th