TONIGHT: POST ELECTIONS! | Legion Highlights and Upcoming Events

HERE'S WHAT'S HAPPENING THIS WEEK AT POST 43:

THIS WEEK:
TONIGHT 5/15 - Regular Meeting ELECTIONS FOR POST OFFICERS 5p-9p. Dinner starts at 5:30 (Ham or Chicken w/Mashed Potato, Carrots & Brownies) Meeting at 7.
TUESDAY 5/16 - 24th District Meeting @ Post 43 (Nominations for Officers) 6pm. Dinner $10
TUESDAY 5/16 - Feed the homeless in Hollywood: The Burrito Project Loews Hotel, Hollywood 5pm Details
THURSDAY 5/18 - BAR NIGHT 7p-1a.
FRIDAY 5/19 - The Art Deco Comedy Hour! 9pm Tickets
SATURDAY 5/20 - Legion Extension Institute Class 10am Details
SATURDAY 5/20 - Karaoke Night! 9pm, Bar opens at 7.

SAVE THE DATE:
WEDNESDAY 5/24 - The Improv Show!  Tickets
MONDAY 5/29 - Memorial Day commemorative ceremonies at the LA National Cemetery (10am) & Post 43 (1pm)
SATURDAY 6/3 - Victory Memorial Grove Cleanup Day! Help save this WWI memorial. Email Lester Probst for more details.
SATURDAY 6/17 - 2017 Commanders Ball  Tickets
6/22 - 6/27 - American Legion Department Convention, Riverside, Calif.

Check the online calendar often for updates and the latest events!


TONITE:

ELECTIONS FOR CANDIDATES FOR POST OFFICERS AND EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE 
WILL BE HELD AT POST 43
TONIGHT, MONDAY, MAY 15
EXTENDED VOTING HOURS: 5P - 9P.
ALL VOTING MUST BE IN PERSON. 

Important Election Information

ARTICLE XI – ELECTIONS AND APPOINTMENTS Section 8.  The circulating or distribution of resolutions, letters, tickets, or other devices by a member or members of Hollywood Post, suggesting, recommending, opposing, or containing the name or names of proposed candidates for Post delegate, or any other office in the Post, is hereby prohibited on any Post property or properties controlled by the Post. This does not prohibit any announcement by a candidate published in the Hollywood Legionnaire under ground rules promulgated by the Executive Committee. Failure to follow these rules could result in termination of your Post 43 membership and prohibited from Post 43 property.


UPCOMING EVENTS:

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Prepare and deliver fresh vegetarian burritos to the homeless population up and down Hollywood Blvd along with donated water and hygiene supplies. Parking Available at Post 43. This is the 1st of many  'Burrito Project' events to come. Burrito Project's objective is to demonstrate how easy it is to become a contributing factor in your community. Special thanks to the Loews Hotel in Hollywood for their generous sponsorship and to Andy Fierro for spearheading this effort! Tuesday, May 16, 4pm-8pm. Details & Signup 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Prepare and deliver fresh vegetarian burritos to the homeless population up and down Hollywood Blvd along with donated water and hygiene supplies. Parking Available at Post 43. This is the 1st of many  'Burrito Project' events to come. Burrito Project's objective is to demonstrate how easy it is to become a contributing factor in your community. Special thanks to the Loews Hotel in Hollywood for their generous sponsorship and to Andy Fierro for spearheading this effort! Tuesday, May 16, 4pm-8pm. Details & Signup 


Join us for another fantastic night of comedy in the beautiful Art Deco Bar of the historic Hollywood American Legion Post 43. You've seen the interior of the landmark building in "The Shining" and "Star Trek" (2009) and now you're invited to see it first-hand with a spectacular lineup of today's best comedians including: Marcella Arguello (Comedy Central's @Midnight)  Sean Conroy (Conan, Mr Pickles on Adult Swim) Brian Kiley (Conan, Late Show with David Letterman) Sam Brown (The Whitest Kids U' Know) Ben Bizuneh (Billy on the Street) Jessica Rotondi (The Stand NY) Mary Gallagher (World Cup Comedy) David Gborie (Conan, Flophouse on Viceland) Hosted by Tamra Brown With special performance by Monique Moreau (Edinburgh Fringe Fest) TICKETS

Join us for another fantastic night of comedy in the beautiful Art Deco Bar of the historic Hollywood American Legion Post 43. You've seen the interior of the landmark building in "The Shining" and "Star Trek" (2009) and now you're invited to see it first-hand with a spectacular lineup of today's best comedians including:

Marcella Arguello (Comedy Central's @Midnight) 
Sean Conroy (Conan, Mr Pickles on Adult Swim)
Brian Kiley (Conan, Late Show with David Letterman)
Sam Brown (The Whitest Kids U' Know)
Ben Bizuneh (Billy on the Street)
Jessica Rotondi (The Stand NY)
Mary Gallagher (World Cup Comedy)
David Gborie (Conan, Flophouse on Viceland)

Hosted by Tamra Brown With special performance by Monique Moreau (Edinburgh Fringe Fest)

TICKETS


SAT. 5/20 - KARAOKE NIGHT!  Bring your glasses so you can see the lyrics. 9p. Bar opens at 7p.

SAT. 5/20 - KARAOKE NIGHT!  Bring your glasses so you can see the lyrics. 9p. Bar opens at 7p.

Veterans: join the LA County Bar Association Veterans Legal Services Project, the LACBA Famliy Law Section ExComm, and Levitt & Quinn for free Family Law Workshop and Clinic at Bob Hope Patriotic Hall in DTLA on Tuesday, May 16th. REGISTRATION REQUIRED HERE. Please see the flyer for more details.

Veterans: join the LA County Bar Association Veterans Legal Services Project, the LACBA Famliy Law Section ExComm, and Levitt & Quinn for free Family Law Workshop and Clinic at Bob Hope Patriotic Hall in DTLA on Tuesday, May 16th. REGISTRATION REQUIRED HERE.
Please see the flyer for more details.


The IMPROV Show is taking to the stage on Wednesday May 24 at the Hollywood Post 43 at 7PM. Doors open at 6PM. Here's your chance to get $10 off as a member of Post 43. Simply use the discount code Post43 on the check out page and you receive $10 off on any ticket purchase. Regular prices are $25 and $50 at the door. Offer expires Friday May 19, 2017 at 6PM or until the discount seats are sold out. Get your tickets now! www.theimprov.show/tickets

The IMPROV Show is taking to the stage on Wednesday May 24 at the Hollywood Post 43 at 7PM. Doors open at 6PM. Here's your chance to get $10 off as a member of Post 43. Simply use the discount code Post43 on the check out page and you receive $10 off on any ticket purchase. Regular prices are $25 and $50 at the door. Offer expires Friday May 19, 2017 at 6PM or until the discount seats are sold out. Get your tickets now! www.theimprov.show/tickets


SAVE THE DATE: Join volunteers from the LA chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution, The Walt Disney Company's SALUTE, and The Mission Continues JUNE 3 for an incredible community event as we restore and cleanup the Victory Grove WWI Memorial at Elysian Park. Post 43 members Lester Probst, Miguel Lima, and Greg Alaimo have been instrumental in saving this historic memorial. Show your support by volunteering in a day of service in tribute to remembering those veterans of the Great War. Watch this space or email Lester Probst for more details.

SAVE THE DATE: Join volunteers from the LA chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution, The Walt Disney Company's SALUTE, and The Mission Continues JUNE 3 for an incredible community event as we restore and cleanup the Victory Grove WWI Memorial at Elysian Park. Post 43 members Lester Probst, Miguel Lima, and Greg Alaimo have been instrumental in saving this historic memorial. Show your support by volunteering in a day of service in tribute to remembering those veterans of the Great War. Watch this space or email Lester Probst for more details.


USUAL BUSINESS:

2017 HOLLYWOOD BOWL SEASON IS HERE!  Our parking lot is utilized for Bowl parking on event nights.  Make sure you double-check the calendar on the website or Facebook group before coming to the post for a bar night or event.

POST 43's Historic Art Deco Bar
Members: The Post Bar is open most Thursday or Friday evenings from 7pm – 1am. Members are allowed three guests, but members must accompany their guests at all times.  We have billiards, sports on TV, music, and camaraderie; espresso, coffee and other non-alcoholic drinks are also available.  It’s a great time to hold your Committee Meetings!   Please do check the online calendar or Facebook group if you plan to visit, as events are sometimes added or changed at the last minute as the clubhouse becomes available.

We kindly ask that for Monday night post meetings where there is large attendance, able-bodied members park in the overflow across the street at Hollywood Bowl Lot D on the northeast corner of Milner and Highland Ave. to ensure our senior and disabled members have ample parking opportunity.

Post 43 Comms Team