Meetings

Times

We meet on the third Thursday of every month.

Location

We meet at the Cranberry Township Elks building. The meeting room is located in the rear of the building. Drive around to the rear, park and enter the double doors that lead to the lower level.

Cranberry Elks Lodge
20720 Route 19
Cranberry Twp, PA 16066

Latest Meeting Reminders

The August 2018 meeting will be Thursday, August 16th at the Elks, 1930 (7:30 PM). If you have anything to bring up let us know ahead of time, so things move faster. Click here for more information about the meeting location.

Thank you

All went well on Saturday, 4 Aug 2018. The Color Guard was outstanding, and we got a lot out of the officer training.

Upcoming Events

We have a busy few months ahead of us

Patriot’s Pen

  • We need to set up for this now. We will have to get them (info) out to schools by the first week in September and pick them up by Oct 31.
  • We will turn them in at the district meeting Nov 18th.
  • VOD is about the same timeline
  • We are looking for a program chairperson for this. If interested email or call Hugh.

EMT, FF, Police, & Teacher

All four nominations need to be in by Nov

November Poppy Drive

Do not forget about the Veterans Day Poppy Drive. Plan ahead. We start taking volunteers at the Sep Meeting.

  • Saturday, Nov 3rd
  • Sunday, Nov 4th
  • Friday, Nov 9th
  • Saturday, Nov 10th
  • Sunday, Nov 11th

Color Guard

A Color Guard is needed for Nov 9th at Sherwood Oaks.

Christmas Dinner

Mark your calendar! Our annual Christmas dinner is set for 13 Dec 2018.

Hugh G. MacPherson
VFW POST 879
Commander

The July 2018 meeting will be Thursday, July 19th at the Elks, 1930 (7:30 PM). If you have anything to bring up let us know ahead of time, so things move faster. Click here for more information about the meeting location.

Color Guard Announcements

  • Thank you to all that participated in the Cranberry Township Community Days color guard on 12 July
  • We still need volunteers for a color guard for the Cranberry Cup on 4 Aug

State Training

  • On 4 Aug (same day as Cranberry Cup)

November Poppy Drive

Do not forget about the Veterans Day Poppy Drive. Plan ahead. We start taking volunteers at the Sep Meeting.

  • Saturday, Nov 3rd
  • Sunday, Nov 4th
  • Friday, Nov 9th
  • Saturday, Nov 10th
  • Sunday, Nov 11th

Hugh G. MacPherson
VFW POST 879
Commander

The June 2018 meeting will be Thursday, June 21st at the Elks, 1930 (7:30 PM). If you have anything to bring up let us know ahead of time, so things move faster. Click here for more information about the meeting location.

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The March 2018 meeting will be Thursday March 15th at the Elks, 1900 (7:00 PM). If you have anything to bring up let us know ahead of time, so things move faster. Click here for more information about the meeting location.
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Meeting LogoThe February 2018 meeting will be Thursday February 15th at the Elks, 1930 (7:30 PM). If you have anything to bring up let us know ahead of time, so things move faster. Click here for more information about the meeting location.

Newsletter

  • The primary discussion will be about getting our newsletter together
  • Please come to the meeting with ideas and suggestions
  • Consider what information would be helpful to a veteran

Hugh G. MacPherson
VFW POST 879
Commander