You are all invited to join us on a ride.
Thursday April 25th KSU at 7am @ the American Legion
We will be riding to down town Sacramento where we will meet up with Caltrans Workers from all over the state.
After Pictures we will join their ride (usually about an hour ride) with CHP escort, which will end up riding over the Tower Bridge up to the Capitol. The ride is over at that point, you can either leave or stay for the Statewide Safety Memorial Stand-down. it starts at 11am at the Capitol for about 1 1/2 hours.
There is NO cost.
Family of Mr. Meyers, a Korean War Veteran has requested an Escort to Dixon National Cemetery. For this Thursday, March 21. We will meet at Post 521 for KSU no later than 12:30 hours Thursday. Please help us Honer this Long time Rio Linda Family by being there for the Escort and the Flag line.
I am requesting help to honor a personal friend of mine who's funeral services will be next Friday ,September 28th, at SVNC Dixon . His name is J.C. Graham. He served in Viet Nam in the U.S. Army during the late 60's. I have known him and called him my friend for over 30 years. Anyone who can help please meet at Post 521 for KSU at 1000 hrs on Friday the 28th. Those who would like to meet up at SVNC Dixon, please be there by 1100 hrs to stand a flag line at 1130 hrs. Thank you in advance for your support.
Saturday Sept 15
All Riders Welcome!
Ride, BBQ, Great Raffle Items, (WINE plus other great donations!)
Honoring Fallen Warrior Sgt Ryan "Doc" Connolly, US Army.
KIA June 2008, Afghanistan.
Benefits the Ryan Connolly Scholarship at Santa Rosa JC
Pass along to all our riders, brothers, members and friends!
This is Open To All!
Just $10 for the BBQ.
Stage 0830am Cafe Noto, Windsor Town Green (Windsor CA)
BBQ at Villa Chanticleer
12noon Sat Sept 15
900 Chanticleer, Healdsburg.
No reservation necessary!
Riders, we have a celebration of life for a Legionnaire and member of Post 521 for over 40 years on Saturday August 18th. I need help setting up tables and chairs. If you can give me a hand please be at the Post at 1400 hrs (2:00 pm ) on Saturday. It won't take long to do so show up if you can. Thank you.
This Friday, 22 June 18, is our American Legion night at the ball game at Raley Field.We will meet at the McClellan convention center.Off Watt Ave turn onto Palm Ave entering the McClellan park. Follow Palm west until you come to the convention center. Please be on time for KSU at 1700 hrs (5:00 p.m.).I will have tickets on sale at convention registration for those who have not purchased theirs.
Mike Hooper's funeral services will be at SVNC Dixon on Monday, December 18, 2017 at 0900 hrs. The family has asked for an escort from Post 807 in Linda, Calif to SVNC Dixon. I am personally asking all Riders from all Chapters who can make this escort to please be at American Legion Post 807, 5477 Feather River Blvd Olivehurst, California for KSU promptly at 0730 hrs. for the approximate one hour ride to SVNC Dixon. Be prepared for a flag line. Comrade Hooper is one of our FINEST and he dedicated his life to the Department of California American Legion .We, as a group, owe him all the respect we can give him by being there for his last ride. A celebration of Mike's life will be held at Post 807 this Thursday evening, December 14, 2017, at 1800 hrs. Please try to be there and support Janet and her family at this tragic time in their lives.
Haggin-Grant Post 521 American legion in Rio Linda is honored to have the National Commander of The American Legion, Denise Rohan, visiting for a luncheon on December 15, 2017. We will be serving tri-tip sandwiches with side dishes of salads and desserts. There will be a charge of $7.00 for the lunch for all except the Commander and her entourage. Tickets are available through Post 521 (916-991-9921) or Bob Perryman (916-873 5007). Please let us know how many from your Post will be attending by December 13th to facilitate the purchase and preparation of the food. Thank you and we hope to see as many Legion Family members as possible in attendance to show support for Commander Rohan.
In my previous e-mail about the National Commanders visit I neglected to say what time we would be starting. As it stands Commander Rohan will be arriving at Post 521 at 1130 hrs with a meet and great and then lunch. She is scheduled to leave Post 521 around 1400 hrs for her short trip over to Yolo Post 77 in Woodland. ALR 521 will be escorting the Commander from Dixon to Rio Linda and from Rio Linda to Woodland. Riders, please let me know if you are available that day to escort. Thank you.
Bok Chung, a member of Post 521, has passed away and his family has requested an escort to SVNC Dixon on Friday 24 NOV 17. Those who can make it please meet at Post 521 for KSU at 0900. There will be a celebration of life at Post 521 beginning at 1300 hrs. Bok was one of our own so let's show him all the respect we can. Hope to see you there.
This Saturday, 11 NOV 17, is Veterans day so we are going to be in the parade downtown again. Everyone who wishes to ride in the parade meet at Post 521 with KSU at 0830 Saturday morning. We will also be serving dinner after the parade at Post 521 to all Veterans. Hope to see you there.
OK riders, pursuant to member requests we are going to start having day rides starting this Sunday, 8 Oct 17. We will go to breakfast and then for a ride. Destination is to be determined by those who show up. If you want to go meet at the Post Sunday morning for KSU at 0930. SUNDAY...SUNDAY...SUNDAY!!!!