NAtion Of Patriots June 3rd & 4th 2020

The Patriots Tour (TM) June 3rd & 4th

Each year The Nation Of Patriots carries and passes of one American Flag across the 48 continental states.The flag is traditionally transported on the back of a motorcycle. The Patriot Tour begins and ends in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.This event was created to honor ALL military: enlisted, veterans, military families and the fallen. This is the fund raiser to financially support for disabled veterans and their families. 

You don't have to ride a motorcycle to participate. You can drive your car, truck and any other vehicle. So don't miss out!

Post 136 Phone (316) 777- 4301


Wednesday June 3rd -

Please be to the Post 136, 410 SE Louis Dr. Mulvane KS by 10:00 am. Kick Stands Up (KSU) at 10:15 am. We are meeting the Pawhuska Post at the Walmart in Winfield -  2202 Pike Rd . 

We will escort them back to Madrocks -  1821 E Madison Ave #100 Derby for a short ceremony and lunch to follow.


Thursday June 4th - 

Please be to the Post 136 by 7:30am. KSU 7:50am, We will be taking the flag to Hideout Harley-Davidson  5014 S Main St, in Joplin Mo. 

For additional information you may contact:

Ryan Mitchell, ALR Director

Cell (316) 308-1236

We hope to see you there.


HOW NEAT - You can join this patriot tour even if you want to drive a CAR.

Due to the Corona Virus many events have been Cancelled:

Last updated 05-20-2020

                               Check back for updates

American Legion Post 4 has re-opened as of Monday May 4th at the normal time, 4 PM. Please do what you are comfortable with, if you want to wait awhile longer that is up to you. You are welcome to wear mask, gloves or whatever your comfortable doing. Please be aware there may be some that might not wearing a mask. Please try to observe the 6 ft. social distance. Immediate family that you live with are not going to be forced to sit 6 ft. apart. Drinks will be served in plastic cups.

There will be no scheduled dinners until May 29th.

Most evenings there will be "Bar Food" available (cash only) if the cooks are present. It is very good if you haven't tried it.

As for meetings there will be a ALR meeting on May 7th & 21st. SAL meeting on the 7th is pending. There will be no Legion Auxiliary, Kansas Honor Flight or Marine League meetings in May. Watch for update regarding these coming back possibly in June.

Kansas Veterans Veterans & Family Reunion scheduled for  

Jun 19 thru Jun 21 has been cancelled for this year. Plans are in the works for June 2021.Please check back and watch for updates both here and at KS Veterans& Family Reunion on Facebook

The Independence KS Veteran round up originally scheduled for April 24th thru 25th has been postponed until Fall. Check back for updates.

Honor Flights have been cancelled until Fall. Check back here or at

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) 121st National Convention scheduled for July 18-23, 2020 has been cancelled. 

The 107th VFW Auxiliary National Convention has been cancelled.

Central Kansas Veteran Coalition (Hutchinson) the coalition meeting scheduled for Friday, April 10th at Gambino's Pizza has been cancelled. 

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

The Vet 2 Vet luncheon for May is pending a decision watch for updates. 

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 - The Sedgwick County Register of Deeds Office will close its doors to the public.

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

WASH YOUR HANDS and Stay Safe.

This too will pass.


VET2VET Luncheon have been cancelled for May - The May event may be on line. Check back for update

Patty and Hutch are concerned for your health and safety and have decided to cancel the luncheon for April. Please stay safe. We will get through this.

VETERAN and FAMILY Reunion has been rescheduled to june 2021

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

Kansas Veterans and Family Reunion

Has been cancelled due to COVID 19

Watch for the Reunion coming in June 2021


DATE may be CHANGED for Poker run - Please CHeck back

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



Watch as the date may change for this event!

 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


Civitan 901 Porter in Riverside

Sponsored by Prairie Pilot Club


June 20th American Legion Post 4 Poker Run

Don't miss on this fun and worthy event


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

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, Post 4 ALR Assistant Director - John Cartland  (316) 409-2828,


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


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.