July 1. American Legion Post 25 baseball team plays Pittsburg at 6 pm in LaRoche Field. Team manager Earl Adams has dedicated tonight’s game to Veterans. Let’s have a good showing of support for our Legion baseball team.
July 2. Post 25 meet and greet at 6:30 pm in Memorial Hall. Come and enjoy the fellowship of other Veterans. Bring an eligible Veteran to visit our Post.
July 2. Post 25 general membership meeting at 7 pm in Memorial Hall. Our membership meetings are open to all. SAL members are strongly encouraged to attend.
July 4. Post 25 hot dog giveaway at the Fort Scott Wal-Mart from 11 am – 2 pm or the dogs run out. This is our combination community awareness event and membership drive.
July 11. Auxiliary Unit 25 meets at Memorial Hall at 6 pm. These meetings are open to all female relatives of Veteran. If you have had a family member honorably served in the United States military, you are probably eligible to join the American Legion Auxiliary.
July 4. Post 25 Color Guard meets at Memorial Hall at 7 pm. Any Post 25 Legion Family member is eligible to join the Post 25 Color Guard.
Your support for the Fort Scott American Legion baseball team is needed. This is our 1st Legion baseball team in several years and we are literally starting from scratch on equipment. Myra and I will match $1.00 for every $10.00 donation. Our fundraising goal is $3,000. Registration, insurance, baseballs and other incidentals are expensive.
Our goal in Fort Scott is to build an American Legion baseball program based on integrity and develop young men of character for our community. and our nation.
Please mail your donation for the Fort Scott American Legion baseball team to
American Legion Post 25
PO Box 25
Fort Scott, Ks. 66701
You can make a donation at https://www.gofundme.com/fort-scott-american-legion-baseball/donate/?upsell=cpgn_share.
Or call me at 620-215-1688 to arrange local pick up of your donation.
It’s time to renew your Legion membership for Legion year 2020. The easiest way to renew is to go online to www.legion.org and follow the prompts to renew. You will also be receiving a renewal request in the mail as well. You can also pay your renewal dues at the monthly Post membership meeting.
Remember to check out Post 25 on Facebook. It contains current information pertaining to Veterans and their families.
VA Shuttle July Schedule
Mondays. Fort Scott/Topeka VA Medical Center shuttle departs Pete’s Convenience Store, 1920 South Main Street, parking lot. Vets needing a ride for a medical appointment must call 785-925-0261 to schedule a seat.
Tuesdays. Fort Scott/Topeka VA Medical Center shuttle departs Pete’s Convenience Store, 1920 South Main Street, parking lot. Vets needing a ride for a medical appointment must call 785-925-0261 to schedule a seat.
Wednesdays. Fort Scott/Kansas City VA Medical Center shuttle departs Pete’s Convenience Store, 1920 South Main Street, parking lot. Vets needing a ride for a medical appointment must call 785-925-0261 to schedule a seat.
The shuttle will make stops in Pleasanton, Louisburg and Ottawa to pick up scheduled riders.
Submitted by Carl Jowers, Commander
Fort Scott American Legion Post 25
Email: [email protected]