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Third District Spring Conference

March 29, 2013
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The Gladbrook Post and Unit of The American Legion hosted the Third District Spring Conference on Saturday, March 23, 2013 with the Legionnaires meeting in the Post Home and the Auxiliary holding their meetings at Peace Church. Members were welcomed with cinnamon rolls and coffee/juice with registration for both held at 8am followed by board meetings. District Commander Dennis Richards of Marshalltown and District President Kelly Elliott of Shellsburg presided at their respective meetings. The meetings were opened in form with 65 ladies and 50 Legion members present. A soup and sandwich luncheon was served by the Post and Unit at the Memorial Building. Special guests were the State President Mary Littrell and State Vice-Commander Brent Wightman along with SAL Detachment Commander Mike Blanchard. Several were present from the Department office to answer questions and address the members. Our own Kendra Vavroch, Third District Junior President, posted the POW/MIA banner and gave a report on her activities and projects.

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SAL Commander Mike Blanchard addressing the conference at the noon luncheon.



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