FOOTBALL SEASONS HERE – The Legion will be providing COMPLIMENTARY FOOD during the Eagles games on Sunday and during Monday Night Football !! Be sure to come out and watch the games!
Saturday, November 8th, 2014 – Log Splitting Day at the American Legion. Meet at 9am.
Sunday, November 9th, 2014 – Camden County Veterans Day Ceremony – 1pm at Veterans Island, Cooper River Park, Pennsauken, NJ.
Sunday, November 9th, 2014 – VETERANS DAY SERVICE at the Legion. 3pm
Saturday, November 15, 2014 – Cpl Marc Ryan 5K Run/Walk – Marc Ryan was KIA on November 15, 2004 in Ramadi, Al Anbar Province. If you are interested in participating in the 5K Run/Walk, go to http://lmsports.com/ to register. For the 4th year, we have been asked to participate in the Cpl Marc Ryan 5K Run/Walk to help motorcycle escort and road guards to help the PD. Motorcycle Riders rally at Cold Springs School, Market & Hughes Ave, Gloucester City, NJ at 8am. We will depart for start line at 8:30am.
Thursday, November 27th, 2014 – THANKSGIVING FOR THE TROOPS -Help us honor Active Duty Military and their families aboard our nations most decorated battleship, Battleship New Jersey, as they arrive for a traditional full course Thanksgiving turkey dinner.
Parking – Lot 2 (FREE PARKING), which is diagonal from the Susquehanna Bank Center.
FLAG LINE on the Pier – Please join us in providing a Flag/Greeting Line on the Pier at the Battleship NJ – be there by 10am. Bring flags and posters to show your support. All volunteer greeters will enjoy refreshments and entertainment by the Original Trilby String Band.
MOTORCYCLE LINE on the Pier – For motorcyclists, please join Warriors Watch and friends in providing a motorcycle line/flag line on the pier.
Rally Location: Parking Lot 2
Rally Time: 9:10am
Friday, December 5th, 2014 – Flagging of 5K route for Cpt Greg Dalessio Run/Walk. Details to follow.
Saturday, December 6th, 2014 – Log Splitting at the American Legion. Meet at 9am
Saturday, December 6th, 2014 – 7th Annual Cpt Greg Dalessio 5K Run/Walk. We have participated in this event since its onset – 7 years ago. In June 2008, Greg Dalessio, of Cherry Hill, NJ, gave his life serving his country during combat operations in Salman Pak, Iraq. Always with a smile on his face, Greg touched the lives of others through his everyday actions and genuine kindness. Whether with family, friends, or co workers, Greg always found a way to make people feel special and important. Greg has always been a hero to his family, demonstrating how others are supposed to be treated and how to love unconditionally. If you are interested in participating in the 5K Run/Walk, go to http://lmsports.com/ to register. If you would like to join us in the Flag Line (riders and non-riders welcome), meet at the Shopping Center Parking Lot, Kings Highway & Chapel Ave., Cherry Hill, NJ at 7:15am. We will depart at 7:40am and proceed to Christ the Light Church to form the flag line.
Saturday, December 13, 2014 – Legion Family Childrens Christmas Party. Ages 1-10. 10am-12noon. Breakfast, Crafts and Santa Visit. FREE. MUST SIGN UP BY NOVEMBER 30th. To Sign up, email Kathy at firstname.lastname@example.org or sign up at the Legion.