Triple Nickel Sharpshooters Take Aim

Triple Nickel Shooting Club team members practice their stance at the Ely Legion on Tuesday, January 17.

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Make Reservations for the Ely Legion Valentine’s Day Dinner and Dance

The Third Annual Ely Legion Valentine’s Day Dinner and Dance

Dinner will be a complete buffet offering herb roasted Pork Loin and baked chicken followed by dessert and champagne. Catering by Meyers Grill and Catering of Williamsburg

When: Saturday, February 11th. Social hour is from 5:30 to 6:30, dinner at 6:30. Live music and dancing to follow.

Where: Ely American Legion, 1545 Main Street in Ely

Entertainment: Live music by the County Linemen.

Price: $30 per person.

Seating for this event is limited. Make your reservation today by sending your name, phone number and number of guests to contact@elylegion.com or by calling (319) 848-7048

Reservations must be received by February 6th

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Triple Nickel Shooting Club 2017 Schedule

Tuesday, January 03, 2017 Canceled due to rescheduled Legion Meeting
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Tuesday, February 07, 2016
***NO CLASS *** Tuesday, February 14, 2016 *** NO CLASS, CLOSED FOR OTHER EVENT ***
Tuesday, February 21, 2016
Tuesday, February 28, 2016
Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

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Christmas Present for the Person Who Has Everything

What do you give to someone who has everything?  Consider giving the gift of a flag.  The Ely Sons of the American Legion are offering to put a flag in front yards for the 4 major patriotic holidays (Flag Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July and Veterans Day) again in 2017.  It makes the perfect gift and it requires no work.  Check out the link on our website for more details.

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Ely American Legion Post 555 Seeks Candidates for Girls State

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NOTE:  APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL 1 FEBRUARY 2017

The Ely American Legion is currently seeking candidates for the Iowa American Legion Auxiliary Girls State for 2017.  This years Girls State will be held at the Drake University Campus in Des Moines, Iowa from the 18th to the 23rd of June 2017.  Applicants should submit the attached application along with a resume.  See the below application form for more details.  All applications must be received no later than 30 December 2016.

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Sharpshooters Schedule Change

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NOTICE

Due to other social events schedule conflicts the Ely Post 555 Junior Sharp Shooters Club (JSSC), which normally meets on Wednesdays, will be changed to Tuesday evenings. Same time as before 18:30 (6:30 PM) at the Ely Legion Hall Basement. Sorry for the inconvenience of the change but in order to accommodate more needs of the community this schedule change was made.

See you Tuesday night at 18:30.

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Post 555 is Seeking Applicants for Boys State 2017

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The Ely American Legion is currently seeking candidates for the Iowa American Legion Hawkeye Boys State for 2017.  This years Hawkeye Boys State will be held at Camp Dodge in Johnston, Iowa from the 11th to the 16th of June 2017.  Applicants should submit the attached application along with a resume.  See the below application form for more details.  All applications must be received no later than 26 December 2016.

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5th Grade Flag Essay Contest for 2016

The Ely American Legion is pleased to announce that they are again conducting the American Legion 5th Grade Flag Essay Contest at the local level.  Please see the entry form below for full details.  Entries must be received by December 15th.

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ENTRY FORM:

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