Activities for VFW Post 1831. Serving Veterans and their families. We welcome all Veterans who served overseas during a conflict to apply for membership.
The son, daughter, brother, sister, and grandchild of an eligible veteran is welcome to join our Aux Commander - Quincy Myrick 573-200-0428
Service Officer - Gary Erxleben
Operating as usual
What a great night!
Merseal brothers full band tonight! Congratulations to all the newly installed officers!
Tonight! Potluck at 6…Karaoke at 7!
The newsletter has been mailed out but this is the most updated version of karaoke events for the month of May￼
VFW Opens Annual Youth Patriotic Scholarship Contests The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is now accepting entries for its 2022-23 Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen youth scholarship competitions. America’s high school students will be required to answer, “Why Is the Veteran Important?” while middle school students will have the opportunity t...
Spring has sprung and we have free tomato plants in the clubroom, compliments of Stan Duing. These are the ones he brought in today, more will arrive tomorrow. First come, first served basis.
In their honor, today our Vietnam Veteran Post members will receive two beverages
Jim Kramer is the dj for the bday party karaoke tonight at the Post tonight!!
With a heavy heart we advise of the passing of Bessie Boyer Trojhan. Bessie was a beloved 50+ year member of the VFW Auxiliary. She passed away on March 21st, 2022. Visitation will be at Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home in De Soto on Saturday March 26th, 2022 from 11:00am-1:00pm. Internment will be at Calvary Cemetery, De Soto following the services.
VFW Joins Guitars 4 Vets in Reaching Veterans with Music The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce it is teaming up with the nonprofit, Guitars 4 Vets to help expand the healing reach of music to America’s veterans struggling with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and other wounds of war.
VFW to Host Virtual 2022 Parade of Winners The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce it will host its annual Parade of Winners live on Facebook on April 7, 2022, at 7 p.m. CDT. The virtual event will recognize all VFW Department (state) winners of the VFW’s 2021-2022 Voice of Democracy scholarship competition, as well as the ...
Guest DJ/KJ night. Tonight our special guest is Our very own aux member BILLY RAY JOHNSON!! Come by n say hi chill n listen or sing a little karaoke. Tonight is also POT LUCK so bring a dish and partake! See ya tonight!
VFW Celebrates Women’s History Month The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) celebrates Women’s History Month throughout the month of March.
March 29 is National Vietnam War Veterans Day, and we join with The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration to encourage Americans to thank and honor Vietnam veterans and their families for their service and sacrifice every day but especially on March 29. Get involved at: https://bit.ly/3sxVwoO.
The fish fry is canceled for Friday, 3/4/22. We hope you join us next Friday, 3/11/22.
The Post will remain closed on Thursday 2/24/22. We will return to regular hours on Friday 2/25/22.
: Eight U.S. presidents were members of the VFW? They are: Theodore Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford and George H. W. Bush. Happy Presidents’ Day to All!
Due to the threat of inclement weather, the Post Meeting scheduled for this evening is canceled. The club room will also close at 4:00pm. We hope everyone stays safe and warm.
The Fish Fry on 2/25/22 is canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Mardi Gras ball!!
Come to the Post tomorrow night for the Mardi Gras ball! The Paula Douglass band will be performing and there will be jambalaya with corn bread for $6 a bowl! Dress up and wear a mask…there will be prizes for the best outfits and best mask! See you there!
The VFW is proud to announce our inaugural VFW Day of Service – a day dedicated to service, led by veterans throughout our nation and the world! The kicks off the first Saturday in May (May 7). In the meantime, we urge our members and all veterans to visit VFWDayofService.org to register an event, find a local event or see what other veterans are doing to make a difference!
VFW POST 1831 SPONSORING
MISSOURI VETERANS SUICIDE PREVENTION TEAM
In Missouri alone for 2019, 188 veterans and a total of 1103 persons died by suicide. In response to these figures we are sponsoring a Suicide Prevention Class.
Tony Gardner will train attendees to be Gatekeepers. We will learn how to “question, persuade, and refer”. Question them about their crisis, persuade them to get help, and refer them to resources that can help them. Training is expected to last about 2 hours.
This class is open to the public. Everyone is encouraged to attend and help prevent future suicides.
LOCATION: VFW Post 1831, De Soto MO
DATE: February 27,2022
YIPPEE! The Post will open at 4:00 this afternoon (2/4/22).
Due to the continued snowfall, our Guest DJ Jim Kramer will be rescheduled for March 25th for Birthday Karaoke!
Due to the Post being closed today, the Queen of hearts will roll over to the February 10th drawing!
With the continued snowfall, we will be closed until 4:00pm on Friday 2/4/22.
Quartermaster Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow today…6 more weeks of winter!
The Post will remain closed until 4:00p.m. Thursday 2/3/22. If this changes the updated information will be posted.
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