Mar 13, 2021
District #7 Post Commanders, Officers and Legion Family,
Our annual District 7 Spring Meeting of the American Legion Department of Idaho is scheduled for Saturday, March 13, 2021.
Meeting place, time and agenda are included.
• Your post consolidated report will be coming out soon. Please pay precise attention to this especially important form. It is the MOST IMPORTANT method you have to let the people outside your Post know what you are doing. Thank you in advance for your efforts.
• For the Posts that absolutely cannot make the District 7 Meeting, we will send out minutes of that meeting for your information. It would be great if you can send at least one representative to the meeting. Also included are the minutes from our last District 7 meeting in September 2020.
The District 7 meeting will be held in Idaho Falls at Post 56. Address for the Post is: 485 Constitution Way, Idaho Falls, ID 83402.
Motel rooms are available in Idaho Falls at a Legion rate if you want to stay in Idaho Falls. Arrangements have been made with Candlewood Suites for a good price for Legion members who want to stay in Idaho Falls. Candlewood is genuinely nice about staying an extra day, coming early, helping guests, so do not hesitate to ask and they are pet friendly. They really like Veterans and their families. Candlewoods phone number is 208-525-9800 and asks for “American Legion Group Rate”. The quoted rate was $59.99 per Night for a Studio Suite.
Driving directions to Candlewood Suites – Exit I-15 at the 118 exit (Broadway) and proceed east. After you cross the river get in the right lane and turn right at the first stop light. You will be on Capital Avenue. Proceed on Capital until you come to the first stoplight. The stop light is on Pancheri Drive. When you get to the stoplight you will see Candlewood Suites on the other side of Pancheri Drive on the left. Address is 665 Pancheri Drive.
Any questions call Ken Lembrich at 208-313-2238 or Al Arnold at 208-520-4021. You can also call Darrel Homer, the Idaho Falls Post Commander at 208-403-2163.
9:00 am to 10:00 am – Registration
10:00 am to 10:50 am - Joint Opening
11:00 to Completion – American Legion/Auxiliary meetings
Lunch will be available on a donation basis.
Water, coffee, and punch will be always available.
The Post 56 annual American Legion Birthday and Awards Banquet is currently scheduled for the evening of March 13, 2021. District 7 Spring Meeting attendees are invited to join Post 56 for the event. The event may be cancelled or rescheduled due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Commander, 7th District