World War II on the Homefront

During World War II so many young men served in the armed forces, there was a labor shortage in the United States. In order to upgrade the railroad through Ely, Mexican workers were employed. The Cedar Rapids Gazette ran this … Continue reading

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Annual Breakfast 2015

Many thanks to all those who attended and volunteered at the Ely Legion’s annual breakfast. You made it a great success! Click on the photos below to enlarge them. Share … Continue reading

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Spring Break Free Family Movie Matinee

Time for another family movie at the Ely American Legion. In celebration of Spring Break, this month’s movie will be a matinee! Come see Big Hero Six on Saturday March 21 at 3:00 p.m. Bring your own chairs, blankets and … Continue reading

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Pilates at the Ely Legion

Who: ages 10-100 welcome When: Monday nights at 6pm starting March 2, 2015 Where: Ely Legion Hall Cost: $60 if you sign up for all 6 sessions or $12 drop-ins Sign up: Email Kalli Smith at 0kallismith0@gmail.com Please bring your … Continue reading

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