Patriot Day. For 19 years, American Legion Family members have led efforts in their communities to honor and remember those who died during the 9/11 terrorist attacks in New York City, at the Pentagon and on United Flight 93 in Pennsylvania. Legion Family members conducting Patriot Day, Sept. 11, events are encouraged to share their stories and photos on www.legiontown.org.
American Legion Day is Sept. 16. American Legion Day commemorates the granting of The American Legion’s federal charter by Congress in 1919. Please share on www.legiontown.org how your posts, districts or departments are recognizing this day.
National Legion College date change. The 2020 National American Legion College will now be March 20-26, 2021, at National Headquarters in Indianapolis. Please contact your department regarding application details.
Membership Workshop materials. The American Legion held its 57th annual National Membership Workshop virtually Aug. 3-6. Access the audio presentation files and PowerPoint slides for all eight sessions at legion.org/training/membership. Use these materials for training at all Legion levels.