Monday, April 9, 2018

Upcoming events

Please join us, the American Legion Family on SATURDAY, MAY 19, 2018, 1 PM at the Post's 2nd floor Chairman Peter Woo Auditorium for a book signing and presentation.  Victoria Moy author of the book: Fighting for the Dream: Voices of Chinese American Veterans from World War II to Afghanistan!!  Author Victoria Moy will present to discuss how the book came about and the work she did to collect fourty Chinese American VETERANS in their 20s to 90s to talk about about battles and triumphs before, during, and after war.  Members of the books' subjects (many featured in the book) will be on hand to personally discuss their stories and available to autograph copies of the book that will be available for purchase on this day at the event!

The SAL Squadron 1291 will be participating at the P.S. 130 M FAMILY DAY Street Fair on SATURDAY, MAY 5, 2018, 11 AM to 3 PM, located at Hester Street, between Baxter and Mulberry Streets, NYC!  Members of the SAL will be distributing patriotic education materials to the young people to promote Americanism!  Come down and participate on this fun event and day!  

On Monday, May 28, 2018, the Post will be having its Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony in Chinatown, NYC!  March-off to Kimlau Square will be 12:30 pm.  Squadron caps and proper attire is requested.  Participating members will be provided with lunch!

The Installation Ceremony and Banquet for the Post's Legion Year 2018-2019 Officers will be held on Sat., June 2, 2018.  Tickets will be required.  More information to come...

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Our John Chang

From the NYC Veterans Day Parade 2017

For more pictures, go on the website:

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

NYC Chinatown Oral History Project

On Monday, November 13, 2017 5:04 PM, NYC ChinatownOralHistoryProject <> wrote:

I want to give you the latest update about the NYC Chinatown Oral History project.

Sinovision TV is doing a series of the profiles on their channel.  Here is the first:

I have rewritten: Learning from My Mother's Voice (first published in 2005), an oral history about my mother with familiar stories about NYC Chinatown.

Future updates will mostly be sent via the Oral History Facebook page; follow me on Facebook:   

And of course resources will be updated on the Oral History website where copies of the two new books are available:
Jean Lau Chin
NYC Chinatown Oral History Project

Just Released!  
 and Learning from My Mother's Voice

Monday, October 2, 2017

Upcoming events

 To All SAL Officer's and SAL Members,

The following Important dates that we should all keep in mind this year.
( 1 )  Tuesday, October 10, 2017  "Double Ten Parade"  ( March - off 4:30 pm ) Dinner at "Joy Luck Restaurant"  98 Mott Street ( 6:00 pm )

( 2 )  Sunday, November 11, 2017  "Veteran's Day Parade / Ceremony"  ( March - off 12:30 PM) Lunch at "Delight 28 Restaurant"  28 Pell Street ( 2:00 pm )

( 3 )  Sunday, November 19, 2017 "The Post Thanksgiving Party"  1 to 3 pm at The Post Auditorium

( 4 )  Sunday December 17, 2017 "The Post Christmas Party"  1 to 3 at The Post Auditorium