The Warrenton Rifles Junior Shooter Program will host a Spaghetti Dinner Saturday, May 19th, 5pm – 8pm in the legion hall. This is your opportunity to enjoy good food and comradeship while supporting this highly successful youth firearms safety and competition program. For more information and ticket purchase, please view the program flyer at the link below.
2018 Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser
American Legion Post 72 is proud to host Terry Sharpe, The Walking Marine, on May 18, 2018, during our Friday Night Steak and Seafood night. Terry’s walk is key in maintaining public awareness of veterans issues, most notably the daily loss to suicide of 22 veterans. We hope you will join us at the post to meet Terry and enjoy fellowship with a true American hero. For more information on the Walking Marine, please visit www.walkingmarine.com. For information on veteran. For information on the plight of veteran suicide, visit www.22untilnone.org.
Join the Post 72 American Legion Riders for their Spring Poker Run, June 30, 2018. Registration opens at 8am and Kick Stands up will begin at 10am. This event will travel the beautiful byways of Northern Virginia with scheduled stops planned for Sperryille, Madison, Lake Anna, and Culpepper. For more information, please visit our event website at www.legionpost72.org/2018-spring-poker-run
Members, please review the proposed changes to the Post 72 Constitution and Bylaws linked below. Please direction questions, suggestions, or concerns to Post Adjutant George Morgan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our newest raffle in the Social Quarters showcases the best of American firearms manufacturing and can be yours for as little as $1. Click the cross pistols above to learn more.
Active Duty NCOs and Airmen assigned to the 45th Space Wing were the latest recipients of Thank You Cards created by students in several Fauquier County Public Schools to show their support for our women and men in uniform. Currently in its eighth year of operations, the Thank You Card Program has distributed tens of thousands of cards to service members around the globe. Think it doesn’t make a difference? Look at the smiles!
Congratulations to Stephen DeCoster for his selection to represent Post 72 at the 2017 Virginia Boys State. This annual program recognizes the accomplishments and leadership potential of high school juniors throughout the commonwealth and provides them an opportunity to be immersed in state-level government operations for a full week each summer. Post 72 is proud to sponsor Stephen’s attendance and look forward his continued success!
This year’s American Legion Riders Holiday Party will be held on December 19th, 2016 beginning at 6PM at the Northside 29 Restaurant, 5037 Lee Highway, Warrenton (New Baltimore), VA. We would love to see a big crowd this year to celebrate the holidays in style and show out support for one of our Bike and Car Show volunteers. See you there!!