January 2022 Post Talk

Post Talk

North Branch Post #85

  • Membership Meeting: Jan 11th @ 7PM
  • Auxiliary Meeting:  **No January Mtg**
  • SAL Meeting: Jan 18th @ 6:00PM
  • Coffee Talk with the CVSO: Jan 18th @ 9:AM

Jim Hunt, SAL Commander

Happy New Year everyone! I hope in 2022 we will see the end of this pandemic.

The SAL was very active in 2021.

  • We began January attending the final Snowmobile Rally. 8 members of the North Branch Legion Family (5 SAL, 2 Auxiliary, and 1 Rider/Legion) assisted in […]
2022-01-04T11:11:28-06:00Post Talk|

December 2021 Post Talk

Post Talk
North Branch Post #85
By Ron Rollins, Adjutant

Membership Meeting: Dec 14th @ 7PM
Auxiliary Meeting:  Dec 14th @ 7:30PM
SAL Meeting: Dec 21st @ 6:00PM
Coffee Talk with the CVSO: Dec 21st @ 9:AM

Rick Hals, Post Commander – Greetings to all and I hope everyone is well and everybody had a great Thanksgiving Holiday. Things are going great at the post, Carene has started up the bean bag games on Fridays and it is picking up […]

2021-12-28T15:16:52-06:00Post Talk|

November 2021 Post Talk

Post Talk
NORTH BRANCH POST # 85
By Ron Rollins, Adjutant

Membership Meeting – November 9th 7 PM
Auxiliary Meeting – November 9th 7 PM
SAL Meeting – November 16th 6 PM

Michelle Still, Auxiliary President – Veterans Day is November 11th and the auxiliary will be honoring our veterans in assisted living with cards and little treats this year. Do you know a veteran you can reach out to? Please let them know how thankful you are for their […]

2021-12-28T15:25:07-06:00Post Talk|

October 2021 Post Talk

Post Talk
NORTH BRANCH POST # 85
By Ron Rollins, Adjutant

Membership Meeting – October 12th 7 PM
Auxiliary Meeting – October 12th 7 PM
SAL Meeting – October 19th 6 PM

Rick Hals, Commander – Greetings to all. September has been busy, I am happy to say to we have the 2 members to fill the vacancies on the B & F Committee they are Larry Latimer and Kevan Swenson, thank you. The Legion and the Aux. had a […]

2021-12-28T15:24:57-06:00Post Talk|

September 2021 Post Talk

Post Talk
NORTH BRANCH POST # 85
By Ron Rollins, Adjutant

Membership Meeting September 14th 7 PM
Auxiliary Meeting September 14th 7:00 PM
SAL Meeting September 21st 6 PM

Randy Koivisto, Acting 1st Vice Commander

Afghanistan by the numbers.
America’s longest war.
Roughly, one in four American’s were born after the 9/11 attacks.
Prior to the recent Kabul Airport bombing, we lost 2,448 service members.
3,846 contractors were killed.
Afghan national military and police lost 66,000.
1,144 service members from other […]

2021-12-28T15:24:44-06:00Post Talk|

August 2021 Post Talk

Post Talk
NORTH BRANCH POST # 85
By Ron Rollins, Adjutant

Membership Meeting August 10th 7 PM
Auxiliary Meeting August 10th 7:30 PM
SAL Meeting August 17th 6 PM

Rick Hals, Commander – Greetings to all. Its been a very busy summer, as you have probably heard, the Midsummer Celebration was a huge success with a great turn out of people at the carnival and all the events going on under the tent. I want to thank all who helped […]

2021-12-28T15:24:28-06:00Post Talk|

June 2021 Post Talk

Post Talk
NORTH BRANCH POST # 85
By Glenn Pierce, Adjutant

Membership Meeting June 8th 7 PM
Auxiliary Meeting June 8th 7:30 PM
SAL Meeting June 15th 6 PM

Rick Hals, Commander – Greetings to all. Midsummer is fast approaching and Carene has everything under control, she has 4 bands lined up and the tent has been ordered. Glenn has the gaming taken care of for under the tent (I hear he went purse shopping also). WE are in need […]

2021-12-28T15:24:07-06:00Post Talk|

May 2021 Post Talk

Post Talk
NORTH BRANCH POST # 85
By Glenn Pierce, Adjutant

Membership Meeting May 11th 7 PM
Auxiliary Meeting May 11th 7:30 PM
SAL Meeting May 17th 6 PM

Michelle Still, Auxiliary President – I have been preparing reports for the district level and it amazes me how much our auxiliary members contribute to aid our veterans and military. This past year was tough for our unit to do everything we would have liked to. Nevertheless, we were able to […]

2021-12-28T15:23:56-06:00Post Talk|

March 2021 Post Talk

Post Talk
NORTH BRANCH POST # 85
By Glenn Pierce, Adjutant

Membership Meeting March 9th 6 PM
Auxiliary Meeting March 9th 7 PM
SAL Meeting March 16th 6 PM

Rick Hals, Commander – Greetings to all and I hope this post talk finds you in good health. This months meeting will be at 6 PM on March 9th, and will be opening the meeting and then have the awards ceremony followed by a dinner and then resume with the meeting. […]

2021-12-28T15:23:45-06:00Post Talk|

February 2021 Post Talk

Post Talk
NORTH BRANCH POST # 85
By Glenn Pierce, Adjutant

Membership Meeting February 9th 6 PM
Auxiliary Meeting February 9th 7 PM
SAL Meeting February 16th 6 PM

Michelle Still, Auxiliary President – February is a good month to remind everyone that the American Legion Auxiliary offers many scholarships. Encourage high school juniors you know to check out the scholarships available with their high school career counselor. Also, Girls State will be held at Bethel University in June. This […]

2021-12-28T15:23:33-06:00Post Talk|