I hope you are all enjoying this summer. I just want to inform you that The Post 1291 will be holding the 2016 Annual Picnic on Sunday July 24, 2016 (9am to 5pm). The Bus will depart from The Legion Building 9:00 am SHARP.
The Picnic will be held at Krucker's Catering & Picnic (Privately owned facility), 81 Call Hollow Road, Pomona, New York 10970, Phone 845-354-9832
The Cost is $20.00/person. Maximum 2 tickets per SAL Member. First come first serve. $15.00/person (Lunch only, own transportation and parking fee).
The Registration Date is From Monday July 4, 2016 (2 to 4pm) daily at The Post Headquarters.
I hope you will all attend. It should be a lot of fun!
The 2016 Memorial Day Parade / Ceremony will be held on Monday, May 30, 2016. All members are encourage to participate and should sign - up prior to 12:00 noon that day and be ready to assemble at the corner of Mott Street and Canal Street for march - off on or about 12:30pm. Lunch will be served at The Delight 28 Restaurant, 28 Pell Street at 2:00pm. Standard uniform required (Jacket and tie, cap, shoes, no sneakers).
SAL Commander Henry Hom: "I feel that all of us should make every attempt to participate in this parade because we must all never, ever forget The men and woman who served this country, especially those who paid the ultimate price with their lives so that we can live in a better and free world today. We should always remember FREEDOM IS NOT FREE!"
The Legion 2016 -2017 Post Installation ceremony and banquet Dinner will be held
on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Installation of officers is scheduled for 4pm at The Post
Chairman Peter Woo Auditorium; follow immediately by the annual banquet at The
Jing Fong Restaurant at 6:00pm
Anyone who wishes to attend the banquet, must register with the Chinese Secretary from Monday May 9, 2016 to Sunday, May 22, 2016 (2 - 4 pm daily). The cost of The Installation Banquet ticket is $15.00 per ticket and maximum 2 tickets each. You must bring your 2016 SAL membership card with you when purchasing tickets.
Additional tickets can be purchased beginning May 16, 2016 for $30.00 each. Maximum of 8 additional tickets per member.
The Post Lunar Year Celebration Dinner will be held on Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 6 pm at the Joy Luck Palace Restaurant located at 98 Mott Street and 28 Delight Restaurant located at 28 Pell Street. Anyone who wishes to attend must purchase their tickets with the Chinese Secretary at the Post starting from Monday, December 28, 2015 to Sunday, January 10, 2016 between 2- 4 pm daily. Happy Year of the Monkey !!!