American Legion Post 711, Blue Grass, IA
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Prior to the Post meeting on 19 August, Grant Van Nice (right) talked about
his experiences at Boys State. Pictured with Grant are Post Commander
Polly Graham (left) and Boys State Committee Chairman Wayne Kraft (center).
Andrew Van Nice (center) was presented with a $500 Merit Award before
the meeting on 19 August. Pictured with Andrew are Post Commander
Polly Graham (left) and Merit Awards Committee Chairman Wayne
Kraft (right). Two additional $500 Merit Awards were awarded to
Brandon Schutte and Nicole Brown.
During the Post meeting on 19 August, Post Commander Polly Graham
presented Past Commander Mike Salter with his Past Commander patch
and pin, after completing 4 years as Commander of Blue Grass Post 711.
What Do You Think?
Commander Polly Graham wants to know what Legionnaires
think could be improved or what we should continue to do
as a Post. Is there a new event or activity the Post could be
Commander Polly has created an assessment survey she would
like Post Legionnaires to complete and return. Click here to
view and download the survey. Once downloaded you can either
handwrite your comments or fill the survey out using
Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Once completed, you can mail the survey to the Post or
email it to the Commander at email@example.com.
Scott County recently became a Home Base Iowa Community.
This means increased benefits and assistance for Veterans who
choose to move to Scott County.
To read the media release and find out more about
Home Base Iowa, click here.
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News, notes and things of interest
Stuck at home and looking for something to do? Want to see
something new? Some news on upcoming events? Want to
become a laptop commando? Wander on over to the
"News and Notes" page for information on upcoming events,
news and a virtual tour or two.
For eligibility requirements and to download an application,
click here. Or stop by one of our monthly Saturday Breakfasts and talk to
our members. To find out about our Saturday Breakfasts, click here.
Want to find out about some of the things we do?
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To Find out more about the Outreach Center, click the logo above.
Want to read the latest newsletter put out by the
Scott County Veterans Service Officer? Click here.
Want to attend the next Scott County VA Commission Meeting?
They meet the 3rd Friday of the month, at 8 AM, in the Scott County
Admin Center, 600 West 4th Street, Davenport (6th Floor Conference Room).
Want to read the latest from the
Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs,
including COVID-19 information?
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Want to keep up with what is happening in the military around
the world? The latest on our troops in Europe or the Pacific?
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Meetings: 3rd Thursday of each month
Legion & Auxiliary Meetings: 7 PM
106 South Juniata Street, Blue Grass, Iowa
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