I want to say Thank You to everyone who came out and supported our 1st Annual Classic Car Show, it was a great success!! We have a lot of great events planned in the upcoming months, including Post, Son's & Auxiliary Events, so don't forget to mark them on your calendars. And don't forget if you have any questions, please contact me at (419) 370-8024. Allen Kidd - Your Commander
AMVETS POST #17
307 PUTNAM STREET
GREAT FOOD!! GREAT DRINK PRICES!!!
OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK
NEW LUNCH DAYS & HOURS
LUNCH 11 AM - 3:00 PM TUESDAY-SATURDAY
DINNER 4:00 PM TO 9:00 PM WEDNESDAY-SATURDAY
FULL MENU PLUS SPECIALS
$1.00 BEERS AND WELL LIQUOR DRINKS
ALL DAY TUESDAY & 8 AM - 4 PM ON SATURDAYS,
NORMAL BEER PRICES $1.75 EVERYDAY
BANDS EVERY FRIDAY & SATURDAY EVENING!!!
SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE BUT THE KITCHEN WILL BE CLOSED ON SUNDAY & MONDAYS ALL DAY, BUT WE WILL BE SERVING 75 CENT TACO'S FROM 11 AM TO CLOSE ON MONDAY'S AND WE WILL STILL BE OPEN FOR LUNCH TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY FROM 11 AM TO 3:00 PM. DINNER IS SERVED WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY FROM 4:00 PM TO 9:00 PM
WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING CREDIT CARDS WITH A MINIMUM PURCHASE OF $10.00
(VISA, MASTERCARD, & DISCOVER)
We would like to thank everyone for their patronage. We have suggestion & comments forms at the tables. Please feel free to fill one out!!!! We are also looking for any Medical Equipment Donations you may have such as Walkers, Wheel Chairs, etc.
3 X 5 US Flags for Sale At the Bar for $15.00
**NEW WEDNESDAY SPECIAL**
$2.00 - BUD LIGHT & MILLER LIGHT -
16 OZ ALUMINUM BOTTLES
ATTENTION ALL MEMBERS
AS AN AMVET MEMBER YOU ARE REQUIRED BY LAW TO HAVE YOUR MEMBERSHIP CARD WITH YOU WHEN ENTERING THE CLUB.PLEASE BE ADVISED, YOU MAY BE ASKED AT ANYTIME BY ANY OFFICER TO SHOW YOUR CURRENT MEMBERSHIP CARD.PLEASE ALSO BE ADVISED THAT YOU MUST SHOW PROOF OF MEMBERSHIP TO WIN ANY MONEY IN THE CLUB!!
Our membership year for 2015 begins on September 1, 2015. So what does this mean? It means you will need a NEW KEY CARD to enter the Post BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 8th, 2014!! ALL REGULAR LIFE, AUXILIARY LIFE, & SONS LIFE MEMBERS may get their new key card now at the canteen. YOU MUST SHOW LIFE MEMBERSHIP CARD AT TIME YOU ARE GETTING KEY CARD, NO EXEMPTIONS!!
Any Regular Member who has paid their dues for 2015 may get their new key card on Fridays & Saturdays from 4-8 PM. YOU MUST SHOW RECEIPT FOR DUES & ALSO HAVE YOUR 2014 MEMBERSHIP CARD SO WE MAY PUT THE 2015 STICKER ON IT. ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS SEE ME, ERIC SCHERER, THIS WILL CONTINUE EVERY WEEKEND THROUGH SEPTEMBER. National didn't make this easy for larger Posts such as ours.
The Ladies Auxiliary will be accepting membership renewals at this time and will issue new key cards when you renew. Nina Stein will be handling this for the Ladies.
Son's will need to contact Larry Riedy or Jeff Mettert. As it looks right now you will have to ring the buzzer to gain assess to the Post.
ALL KEY CARDS ARE $1.00, as this helps cover the cost of the key card purchase.
WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE, BUT THIS SEEMS TO BE THE BEST WAY TO HANDLE THIS. ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL MYSELF, ERIC SCHERER @ 419-366-3856.
We also ask for your co-operation at his time as Holly, who handles the Post Membership has suffered a broken heel and will be having surgery and will need some time to recover.
Thank you for your time, patience and consideration on this Membership Journey.
Eric D. Scherer - 1st Vice Commander - Post #17
FROM THE CHAPLAIN: We wish to offer condolences to the family and friends of Ira Bailey, Lois Gagnon, Lewis Laffey, Paul G. McAllister, John J. Old, Robert G. Reeves, Robert J. Walter, Eleanor H. White, Don Wilson, Betty Thompson, Eugene Matso & Don Tucker.
FROM THE SERVICE OFFICER: Attention ALL Veterans of all services and time periods. MAKE SURE you register your DD214 (Discharges) at your local county recorder's office. There is no charge for this. You never know if you will lose your discharge in a fire, flood, tornado or by some other means. By doing this, you will be able to get a certified copy of your discharge at anytime at no charge.
We will be holding our Kid's Halloween Party on Saturday, October 25th, 2014 @ Noon. There will be a sign up sheet located at the drawing table.
Get Dressed Up and Join us on Friday, October 31st, 2014 for our Adult Halloween Party at 7:00 pm. We will have Raffles, Games, and Prizes!!!! We are also running a Raffle for a Halloween Bloody Mary Lottery Basket at the Bar, Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00 and we will pull the winner at the Party!!!
*****UPCOMING NOVEMBER POST EVENTS*****
Annual Feather Party - Friday, November 21st, 2014 from 6:00 pm to ??. Turkey Dinner, $1.00 Beers & Well Liquor, and Lots of Raffles!!!
Join Us On Saturday, November 29th for our OSU VS MICHIGAN PARTY - Time to be Determined!! We will be having a Chili Cook Off and encourage any Member who is interested to participate!!! There is a $10.00 fee to enter the Chili Cook Off with 100% of money being paid back to the Winners!!! We will also have Drink Specials & Raffles!!!
*****UPCOMING AUXILIARY EVENTS & NEWS*****
The Auxiliary Bake Sale will be held on October 10th, 2014 and November 7th, 2014, donations are needed and can be dropped off at the Post.
Attention AMVETS Auxiliary Members: Auxiliary dues are due by December 31st, 2014 and will be $35.00 per year or $260.00 for a Life Membership.
Auxiliary Annual Holiday Craft Show will be Sunday, November 2nd, 2014 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Admission is $1.00, which includes a door prize ticket. Bake Sale, 50/50's, Door Prizes, Food & Beverages Available. Public Welcome. Please look for Postings for more details.
*****UPCOMING SON'S EVENTS & NEWS*****
Attention Son's - Son's Dues are due by December 31st, 2014 and will be $35.00 per year or you can get a Life Membership for $300.00.
Son's would like everyone to know that Sundays are for NASCAR here at the AMVETS. Come in and enjoy the race on one of our Big Screen TV's. Free hot dogs and chips are available during th Race.
Son's will be hosting an Octoberfest Fundraiser on October 19th, 2014. It will run from Noon to 6:00 pm and will be Open to the Public. They will be having Food, Raffles and Entertainment by the Ed Kilmczak Family Band. Dinners will be $7.00 each and Carry Out is Available.
Son's will be hosting a Memorial Fundraiser for Christopher G. Perrin featuring Franketti's Original Spaghetti & Meatball Dinner on Sunday, November 9th from Noon to 7:00 pm. There will be Raffles and Entertainment. Drive Thru and Carry Out Available. Cost is $7.00 Per Person and it is Open to the Public.