Cancellations:


Vietnam Veterans Day Ceremony  at Veterans Memorial Park is canceling the ceremony on 29 March. 


Honor Flights for April have been Cancelled. 


American Legion Post 4  Chaplain Henry Womack Sr. has informed us Church will be canceled until May 3rd. 


American Legion Post 4  with concern for their members the Post will be closed for the next couple weeks. This will be effective until April 1st. 


Effective immediately, Team RWB is suspending all in-person events. 


Logan' s  Heroes Wednesdays has been cancelled - All restaurants closed until further notice. Thanks Logan's for your support.


For veterans wanting to put their discharge documents on file - Effective March 18, 2020, the Sedgwick County Register of Deeds Office will close its doors to the public.


Thanks to Representative Dan Hawkins for getting us a site that lists  the counties of Kansas for your reference to check on Covid-19 developments.


If you know of a Veteran related function that is being cancelled please have the organization reach out to me at:

info@veteranbargains.com


WASH YOUR HANDS and Stay Safe.


This too will pass.

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March 29th National Vietnam Veterans Day

On this day please take a moment to thank those who served our country during the Vietnam War. Many who wore the uniform during this conflict never received the recognition they deserved. 

Welcome Home !

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VETERANS ExPO And job Fair

York Pennsylvania

  

March 31, 2020 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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April 1st Vietnam Era Veterans Commemorative Pin Ceremony

Robert J. Dole VA Medical Center to Recognize Vietnam-Era Veterans

WICHITA, Kan. – Robert J. Dole VA Medical Center to recognize all Vietnam-Era Veterans during commemorative pin ceremony.


When: Wednesday, April 1, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  


Where: 5500 E Kellogg Ave, Wichita Ks. – Transitional Living Center (TLC) changes 


Purpose:  To recognize, thank and honor United States military Veterans who served during the Vietnam War period. 

Wednesday, April 1, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

  

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POker run for passageways

May 2, 2020

Fraternal Order of Eagles Riders #3251                   

1855 S. Sedgwick St.                       

Wichita KS 67213


Registration Begins at 10:00am

Kick Stands Up at 11:00am

$20.00 per Driver $10.00 per Passenger

$5.00 per Extra Hand 



A great way to help our veterans

   

Check out what's Coming in June

Kansas Veterans and Family Reunion June 19, 20 & 21 2020

Kansas Veterans and Family Reunion

Scroll down to see the particulars

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FIRST Annual Poker run

In support of Vet 2 Vet Support Command

  •  Registration begins at 8:00 am, First Bike/Car out at 10:0 am sharp!
  •  Breakfast will be served $8.00 per person from 8:00 am – 9:30 am, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, biscuits and gravy, fruit, potatoes, pancakes and more! 
  • All proceeds from the poker run will go to VET to Vet Support Command, Inc. 
  • $20.00 per rider, $5.00 for passenger and $5.00 per extra hand 
  • Best hand and worst hand will win. Winning prize is to be determined.
  • All cards must be turned in by 4:00 pm 
  • A raffle will be held at Beaumont Hotel. Tickets will be $1.00 or 6 tickets for $5.00
  • Buffet will be served at Beaumont Hotel for $10.00 per person. Pulled pork, baked beans, potato salad, coleslaw, water, tea & coffee. 

questions please call Ryan at (316) 308-1236

  

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June 13th Fundraiser for Midwest Battle Buddies

Ice cream social and raffle to benefit Midwest Battle Buddies

Come join us Sat. June 13th from 1 pm to 7 pm

at

Civitan 901 Porter in Riverside

Sponsored by Prairie Pilot Club

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33rd Annual Fri, Sat. Sun. June 19,20 &21

Kansas Veterans & Family Reunion

Don't miss this chance to spend a weekend with Brothers and Sisters who have served. Veteran's Point at El Dorado Lake  El Doado Kansas


Open to the public, Music, Vendors Veteran-Centric organizations and much mire.


Only $5 gets you a weekend of patriotic fun and association with those who have served so you can do this.


The 33rd Annual KVFR will take place June 19-21 at Veteran's Point @ beautiful El Dorado State Lake in El Dorado, Kansas! 


This year will feature lots of delicious food, a great variety of wares vendors, the KVFR Car Show, a USO Show, the Kids Tent, carnival games, door prizes, raffles, live music, and more! 


The lake offers camping and boating, as well! This event is open to the public, so bring your friends and family to celebrate and honor our nation's greatest. 


Check back here often as I will be updating this for you as we get closer to the event date

8th Annual Car Show

Click below to see their Facebook page  to find out more.

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Kansas veterans and family reunion 8th annual car show

June 20th

Entry fee is $20 includes 2 wristbands for the Reunion [a $10 Value]


All entries welcome - You do not need to be a veteran to enter - Just love Cars, Motorcycles or Trucks


Don't miss this opportunity to show off your ride, Support our heroes and have great time of family friendly fellowship


See you there.


Fro more information

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June 20th American Legion Post 4 Poker Run

Don't miss on this fun and worthy event

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American Legion Post 4 Harley Davidson Raffle

Your chance to win 2010 Harley Davidson Road King

All Proceeds Benefit Veterans, First Responders, and their Families.


Thomas Hopkins American  Legion Post 4

816 North Water Street
Wichita, KS 67203
(316)262-8691

Post hours:
Mon-Fri open at 4 pm
Sat & Sun open at noon


Stop in the post to buy tickets or see:

Post 4 ALR Director - Dave Ruedy (316) 761-5621,  ydeurd@hotmail.com Post 4 ALR Assistant Director - John Cartland  (316) 409-2828,  John.Cartland@yahoo.com


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SAVE the date

Veterans Expo 2020 August 1st

Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 10 AM – 3 PM        

Learn More

Mid-America All-Indian Museum650 N Seneca St, Wichita, Kansas 67203

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Dole VA ER has moved as of Feb 1

IMPORTANT Information

The Robert J. Dole VA Medical Center Emergency Department (ED) is moving Saturday, February 1, 2020.


As part of the opening of the hospitals new ED, emergency room operations will shift from the current entrance in Building #1. The new ED is still on the VA’s campus, but is located on the west-side of the Medical Center.


If you are in need of emergency care before then, please go to the current Emergency Department in Building #1.


Will signs or markers be available to show people where to go? Yes, new signs are in place and will be uncovered to help guide patients to the new ED once it opens on Saturday, February 1, 2020.


Patients in the old ED will be taken to the new space for continued care.