Meetings

General Assembly
2nd Sat of Month,
Main Hall
10:00 am

SAL (Sons)
Thursday before
General Assembly,
Spencer Room
7:00 pm

Auxiliary
1st Thu of Month,
Main Hall
7:30 pm



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The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation’s largest wartime veteran’s service organization, committed to mentoring youth and sponsorship of wholesome programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service-members and veterans. The American Legion has about 2,000,000 members worldwide. American Legion Post 137 has approximately 1,500 members is located at 5443 San Juan Ave on Jacksonville’s Westside. Post 137 also hosts an American Legion Auxiliary Unit and a Sons of the American Legion Squadron.


The October Issue of The Bugler is available in the Newsletters section

 
Jacksonville is proud to be the birthplace of the Blue Angels.



The following is a sample of events October 6 - 12 at Post 137:

  • Hank's Lunch Express. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays. Hot and cold sandwiches to order. 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM. Orders can be called in for pickup.
  • Tuesday. October 7. CareerSource Northeast Florida @ Post 137. Employment resources and assistance for Veterans. 10 AM – 3 PM. Please share this information with any unemployed Veterans you may know. They don't need to be a Post 137 member to attend this job hunting service.
  • Wednesday. October 8. SAL light lunch. Meatloaf and mashed potatoes.
  • Thursday. October 9. Thursday night football @ Post 137. Colts - Texans. Kickoff at 8:25 PM. EST.
  • Friday. October 10. Entertainment by Shell Game begins at 8:00 PM.
  • Make sure to check out the full list of events here!


    REGULAR EVENTS

    Keep in mind, even when we're not having special events, every single week there is always something happening at the Post. Regular events such as ...

    • Breakfast Served every Sunday morning by various Post organizations - 8:30 - 11:00 AM
    • Bingo on Mondays. Starts at 7 PM.
    • Darts Club and Tournaments on Tuesday nights. Sign-ups start at 7 PM.
    • Karaoke on Wednesday nights
    • Dinner by various Post organizations. Beginning Fridays at 5:30 PM
    • Live Entertainment on Friday and Saturday nights. Starts at 8 PM.
    • Football (both college and NFL) on the Big Screen on Saturday and Sunday (when in season), as well as NASCAR on most weekends when in season

    Legion Plate
    Preorder your Florida license plate. 1,000 preorders are needed to make this license plate a reality!



    Post 137 Sponsors

            Take a moment and check out Post 137 sponsors. Their donations enable our Post to better serve Veterans, their families and our community.











    Rentals

          Post 137 has two fully equipped buildings available to rent at reasonable rates ...

















    Post 137’s membership as of October 2, 2014 stands at:  905 or 61.107%.

    576 new or renewed members are needed to reach our goal of 1,481 members or 100%. There is strength in numbers. The more Legion members, the more legislative influence the Legion has for Veteran’s issues.

    For more information about becoming a Post 137 member, please email us.



    Keep your American Legion information updated.

    Go to mylegion.org and update your information. This web site is for Legion members only. Auxiliary and SAL members should check with their national organizations regarding their current contact information.

    You can set your information as public or private. “Public” means that any Legionnaire can review your profile and make contact with you. “Private” means that your information can only be accessed by you and anyone authorized by the Legion National HQ to access online Post information at the National level.

    If you have never used this Legion web site before, you’ll need to create an account in order to log- in.

    Once you have logged in, in the upper right hand corner if the web page, click on “My Profile".

    Then, to the left of “Branch of Service,” click on “Edit My Profile”. Once you have updated your Legion profile, reenter your password and click on “Update”.

    Please email any questions or request for assistance to secretary@post137.com.


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    American Legion Post 137
    5443 San Juan Avenue,
    Jacksonville, Florida 32210.
    (904) 387-3373 Office - 387-1581 Lounge.
    Office Hours: Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays 1:30 - 5 PM
    Email the Commander

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