NEWSLETTER

 

ROBERT E. ULTSCH

AMVETS POST 1988

FEBRUARY NEWSLETTER

 

As a member of Post 1988 you should keep the name and phone number of the Chaplain and the Service Officer in a handy location where either you or a family member will be able to find it if necessary.  In case of sickness, distress or death of a member or their spouse the Chaplain should be notified.  If a member or their family has any questions regarding VA benefits or entitlements, the Service Officer can answer their questions and file claims on their behalf.

 

Post Service Officer: Dick Nelson 542-5203

Post Chaplain: John Cerimele 385-3482

 

 

CLUB ROOM HOURS

Sunday                                                                                       1 PM – 9 PM

Monday                                                      Closed except for meeting nights

Tuesday thru Thursday                                                            3 PM – 11 PM

Friday_______                                                                      11 AM –  1 AM

Saturday                                                                                  3 PM –  1 AM

 

POST 1988 ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING NIGHTS

TRUSTEE/EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING – 1ST MONDAY OF MONTH @ 6:00PM

AMVETS GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING @ 7:00 PM

POST OPENS AT 6:45 PM

LADIES AUXILIARY MEETING – 2ND MONDAY OF MONTH  @ 7:30 PM

SONS OF AMVETS 2ND THURSDAY EVERY OTHER  MONTH  @ 6 PM

 

VIETNAM VETS PICK UP SERVICE – 513-829-2800

 

Ham Raffle Tickets were mailed out in January please return yours before the

February 6 th meeting to be eligible for the drawings.

 

Thanks to John Krekeler for the snow removal on Sunday, Jan. 22nd.

 

Thanks to Chris Heather for the new kitchen stove.

 

Nancy has been under the weather and the other barmaids have been doing a great job of filling in. GET WELL SOON NANCY we miss you.

 

Ron Sprandel our Sunday & Tuesday bartender, will be leaving us, to pursue a career as a golf pro. We wish him Good Luck & thanks for a great job. We hope to have Sherry back.

 

Starting in February whisky prices will increase 25 cents across the board. Sorry this is the first increase in many years.

 

Beer Cooler needed repair cost was around $900, first time we have had this problem.

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The Post always welcomes good new members. If you know of someone who might enjoy what we have to offer, please ask them to be a member.  There are still a few members who haven’t renewed for 2023.  If you’re not sure you paid, check your membership card to make sure you are current.

 

1st Vice Cmdr. Tony Schinaman (tonyschinaman@gmail.com)

 

Thanks to our bar personnell and all who have helped with the food for the Bengals games.  Currently, it appears the Bengals have a good chance of playing in the Super Bowl on Sunday Feb. 12th at 6:30 PM.  There will be food (feel free to bring something to share) and good friends at the Post that day to hopefully cheer on the home team.  Ask at the Post for further information.

 

The Four Chaplains Mass will be at St. Boniface Church 11 AM February 5, 2023

 

The NASCAR season begins with the Daytona 500 on February 19th at 2:30 PM.  We will have a Chili Cook Off that day.  Anyone can enter by bringing a small crock pot of your favorite recipe to be judged by our experts at 2PM. Cash prizes will be awarded in addition to bragging rights. “Odie” has won the past two years and says he in confident he’ll win again.  We need challengers.  Ask at the Post for furtherer information.

 

Fish Fries will start Wednesday Feb 22nd and continue Fridays until Good Friday.  The Sons do an outstanding job making it the best in the area.  Deserts are always appreciated.  Thanks to the “Sons” for all the work they do.

 

The Potlucks will end on Feb 15th. They were enjoyed by everyone in attendance.  We are fortunate to have some great cooks. Thanks to everyone who volunteered to provide a meal and to Mike Schaffer for organizing them and keeping the kitchen stocked.  Food on Wednesdays will continue with Grill Outs beginning after Easter.

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

 

POST 1988 FAMILY PICNIC AT GAILEY VFW SATURDAY JUNE 24, 2023

POST 1988 CHRISMAS PARTY DECEMBER 2, 2023

 

3rd Vice Cmdr. Bob Schinaman (513-257-5703 or bobschinaman@gmail.com)

 

 

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