Department Leadership School
Des Moines, Iowa
June 5-7, 2015
Registration Deadline May 15, 2015
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
July 17-19, 2015
August 28 - September 3, 2015
Registration Deadline June 15, 2015
Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day
7, 11:00 a.m.
This yearís ceremony will honor a Fairfield, Iowa serviceman whose name
was recently added to the black granite of the Iowa Vietnam Veterans
Wall...joining the other 866 Iowa heroes whose names have been inscribed
on our beloved memorial.
Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day Poster
Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day Press
The American Legion Recognized as Official Charity for
Tree Town Music Festival 2015
Tree Town Music Festival is pleased to announce the nationís
largest wartime veterans organization, The American Legion, will once again
serve as the official charity of the annual country music event, which is fast
becoming the largest of its kind.
In 2014, thousands of fans descended on Forest City, Iowa, for the first-year
Memorial Day weekend event to catch performances by some of country musicís
biggest stars, including Brad Paisley, Toby Keith, Brantley Gilbert, Chris
Young, Scotty McCreery and more.
For 2015, Tree Town Music Festival is bringing the hottest rising stars and
established hit-makers in music to Forest City, Iowa, Memorial Day Weekend (May
21-24). The newly-expanded four-day event will feature performances by
Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Rascal Flatts, Lee
Brice, Eli Young Band, Thomas Rhett, Chase Rice, Maddie & Tae, Danielle Bradbery,
Old Dominion, Casey Muessigmann, The Last Ride, Joe Denim, Hairball, Williams &
Ree and more. This yearís festival will also feature The American
Legion stage, hosting .38 Special, Chris Hawkey, Iowa native Ben Lau
and others. In addition to non-stop music from multiple stages, the grounds
of the event will once again be filled with beer tents, food vendors, rock
climbing, zip lines and much more.
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$5,000 Accidental Death Benefit at NO COST to You.
Legionnaires now have the opportunity to assure their enrollment in LegionCare,
the newly enhanced Accidental Death benefit available at No-Cost to
Legionnaires. LegionCare is a one-of-a-kind benefit offered exclusively to
Legionnaires. LegionCare provides all Legionnaires with:
$5,000 in Accidental Death
Coverage for covered accidents that occur if you are traveling on official
$1,000 for all other covered
24/7 protection that covers
Legionnaires at home, at work and while they are travelling away from home
available for all Legionnaires in your Department.
IMPORTANT: All Legionnaires
must activate their $5,000 in protection in order to be covered. Post Adjutants
should provide members with an enrollment postcards when processing membership.
The Adjutants are also asked to provide the postcards to Paid Up For Life (PUFL)
members. Legionnaires may also activate their coverage by going online at
Donít let any of your fellow
Legionnaires let this opportunity pass them by. Please help ensure that all of
the members in your Post are aware of this important benefit.
Click here to learn more.