South Dakota
American Legion Auxiliary

 

                                             
October 2019
Membership
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Events for October
  • Send Poppy orders to Dept. Headquarters
  • Pay National Convention Assessment - .15 cents per member based on membership at end of previous year
  • Pay Convetion Proceedings - $15
  • Pay Unit Bond - $6
  • Department Membership goal of 55% 
  • Cash Donation to Christmas Fund by November 1st

                                                 
November 2019
VA&R
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Events for November
  • Observe Auxiliary Birthday - November 10TH
  • Observe Veterans Day - November 11th
  • Plan a Veterans Day Program at your local school
  • Send in Poppy Orders by November 1st
  • Mid Year Reports due to District Presidents by November 15th          

                                               
December 2019
Education & Legislative
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Sioux Falls VA Hospital GIft Shop

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Events for December
  • Christmas Program at Unit meeting
  • Pearl Harbor Rememberance Day - December 7th
  • Hold Unit Rehabilitation meeting 

                                                     
January 2020
Americanism
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Events For January
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day- January 21st, 2020
  • National Security donation by February 1st, 2020
  • Plan Poppy Contest / Miss Poppy
  • Sponsor Legislative Programs

                                                

February 2019
Girls State
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Events for February
  • Journalism City Applications due February 1st
  • National Membership Goal - 85% - February 14th
  • Americanism Poem and Essay Contest
  • Pay Past President's Parley dues by March 1st
  • District Meetings held in March & April


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Community Service
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Events for March
  • Legion Birthday Observance - March 15th
  • Legionette Nominees due to District President's - March 15th
  • Send in Girls State Registration
  • Quarters - .25 cents per member to Dept. Headquarters
  • Submit prayers to Dept. Chaplain for President's Prayer Book

                                                 

April 2020
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  • Organize a Children and Youth Program, recognize Good
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  •  April 15TH - LEGIONETTE Nominees due to Past President’s Parley
  •  April 15TH - Annual reports due to District Presidents

                                                 

May 2020
National Security, Poppy, & Mother's Day
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Events for May
  •  Election & Installation of Unit Officers
  •  Conduct Poppy Distribution
  •  Mother’s Day & Poppy Day Programs
  •  Remit 25% of Poppy proceeds to Dept. Headquarters
     by June 10TH
  •  Elect delegates to Dept. Convention & remit registration fee
  •  Conduct Memorial Service for deceased member
  • Deadline for Poppy Poster Contest - May 1st (postmarked by this date)

                                         

June  2020
Girls state & Dept. Convention
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Events for June
  • ALA Girls State Week
  •  June 14TH – Flag Day Program
  •  Emphasize Flag Etiquette
  •  Entertainment by Juniors at Unit Meeting

                                                 

July 2020
Independence day
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JULY / AUGUST –
• 4TH of July – Independence Day
• 30 Days Prior to National Convention – National Membership

 


DATES TO KEEP IN MIND

(2019 Girls State/MidWinter Conference/State & National Convention Dates TBA)