Special Events

Siloam Post 29 Activities

July: No formal meeting
Siloam Post 29 Birthday
Picnic & Reception for Boys State & Girls State graduates.

August:
Approve budget
Plan for Pancake & Sausage and Silent Auction
Plan for Veterans Day Activities
Plan for Flag Education
Plan for Hwy 412 Flags replacement
Plan for & order items for Christmas Honors
Contact Schools for Oratorical Contestants

September:
Meeting 2nd Monday
Replace Hwy 412 Flags
Final plans for P & S Breakfast and Silent Auction
Flag Education 3th & 4th grades
Notify Schools Drug Awareness Posters
P & S + Silent Auction last Saturday
Begin plan for Oratorical Contest
Present Vo-Tech Scholarships (2 – $750.00)
District meets 2nd Saturday

October:
Confirm Veterans Day Activities
Plan Christmas party
Plan Christmas parade float

November:
Veterans Day parade & program
Confirm Oratorical Contest plans
Confirm Christmas party
Plan Christmas parade float
Plan Christmas Honors

December: No formal meeting
Oratorical Contest
Christmas parade (Siloam Springs & Gentry)
Post Christmas Dinner.
Christmas Honors at Oak Hill
Plan for Four Chaplains program
Schedule Community Building use dates for next calendar year with Parks & Recreation
District meets 2nd Saturday

January:
Meet w/Atwood’s to sign-up for Fund Raiser
Plan Boys State candidates
Plan Four Chaplains program.
Oratorical Contest winner speaks
Department Mid-Winter conference

February:
Four Chaplains Program
Plan Drug Awareness Poster Contest
Plan Cornbread, Beans & Spaghetti lunch
Oratorical Contest winner speaks
Veterans Day Parade planning begins
Boys State Applications to Schools Counselor

March:
Plan Cornbread, Beans & Spaghetti lunch
Plan Carnival (location & date)
Plan for Atwood’s fund raiser
Plan Memorial Day program & activities
Plan Replacement of Hwy 412 Flags.
American Legion Birthday
District meets 2nd Saturday (Officer Nominations)

April:
Replace Hwy 412 Flags
Confirm Memorial Day program & activities
Confirm Flag placement at local Cemeteries
Confirm Cornbread, Beans & Spaghetti lunch
Consolidated Post Report
Nominations of Officers
Receive & Judge Drug Awareness Poster Contest
Boys State candidates’ application deadline
Schedule School Award Interviews

May:
Boys & Girls State candidates send-off (Friday before start of Classes)
Memorial Day Activities(program at 10:00 AM)
Flag Placement at local Cemeteries
Plan Carnival
Present Awards to Drug Awareness Contest Winners
Elections of Officers
District meets 2nd Saturday (Election of Officers)
Plan Flag retirement ceremony

June:
Oath of Office for newly elected Officers
Flag Retirement program
Department convention
Plan July Picnic
Plan for July 4th at Gentry
Plan Proposed Budget for upcoming fiscal year.
Carnival