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Pvt. Allen J. Beck, Jr. - Allen Jesse Beck, Jr. was born June 16, 1925 to Allen J. Beck, Sr. and Anna Ruth Beck.  He was part of of a close-knit, loving family living in Spring Grove... Read more
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Meeting Schedule
 
Board Meetings
3rd Tuesday - 6:30pm
 
Post Meetings
3rd Tuesday - 8:00pm
 
Home Assoc Meetings
3rd Tues - approx 9 pm
 
Auxiliary Meetings
Last Tuesday - 7:00pm
 
 

VFW Post 5265 - Spring Grove, PA

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5265 - Spring Grove, PA

Welcome to Pvt. Allen J. Beck, Jr., VFW Post 5265. We invite you to learn more about our post, Pvt. Allen J. Beck, Jr., the history of our post and our Auxiliary.


CHICKEN BBQ
March 25

10:30 am until sold out
$8 Chicken Dinner
Drive-up service in the parking lot!
Open to the public


1st Annual
National Vietnam Veterans Day Candlelight Vigil

Wednesday, March 29 at 6:30 pm

York Fairgrounds
Start in the Pennsylvania Room
and proceed to the Vietnam War Monument
Keynote Speaker: Harold E Redding


MEET & GREET

Tuesday, April 11, 1-3 pm

"Safe Sex for Older Adults"
a light-hearted approach to discuss this,
sometimes, delicate subject presented by

Kimberly Hall,
Disease Intervention Specialist, with the York City Bureau of Health and Stephanie Wire, RN
with the PA Department of Health

Free event in the post dining room for single's, 60 and older
Whether individuals are seeking a companion or a soul-mate,
this event will provide an opportunity
to get to know other singles in a safe environment

Light Refreshments & Cash Bar
Hosted by Windy Hill on the Campus Senior Center
Open to the public
Questions: Contact Tammy Miller 717-225-0733


COUNTRY LINE & PARTNER DANCING
by City Slickers Country Kickers
Monday, April 17

Doors open 6:30 pm / Dancing 7 - 10 pm

Great Country Music & Lessons!
Learn Line Dancing and Partner Dancing
Public Welcome / $8 - pay at the door

Use dining room entrance at far left of the building


Windy Hill on the Campus Fundraiser!

Kentucky Derby Party & Dance
May 6

5:30 pm Doors Open (use far left entrance)
Cash bar with specialty cocktails
6-7 pm Pasta & Salad Bar
6:34 pm Kentucky Derby Viewing
7-9 pm Entertainment by Jerry Overby

Wear your Derby Hats! Photo Booth!
50/50 and small games (No race betting)
Silent Auction

Tickets: $15 (in advance) $18 (at door)
Hosted by Windy Hill on the Campus Senior Center
Questions: Contact Windy Hill 717-225-0733

Open to the public
Like the facebook event


Cell Phones for Soldiers

Support Cell Phones for Soldiers
and drop off your old cell phones
at our Post or at
The Southwestern Regional Police Dept, 6115 Thoman Dr., Spring Grove
(lobby open weekdays 8 am - 4:30 pm)



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Post News Briefs

 

Veteran Assistance Wednesdays at the Post

Make an appointment with PA Dept of VFW Veterans Service Officer Christine Frederick for help with claims, VA enrollment and more. Call 717-884-1705. Do not need to be member of the VFW.


Scholarship Fund Feed

Sun., July 23, noon - 4 PM Purchase tickets at the bar. Feed benefits Spring Grove High School students receiving scholarships from our Post.


VFW Essay Contests

Patriot's Pen 6-8th grade
V.O.D. 9-12th grade
Submissions due Nov. 1, 2017. Program details are available on the post scholarships page.


Flags

Purchase flags at the post
- 12" x 18" Grave Marker Flag
- 3' x 5' Exterior Nylon Flag
- 4' x 6' Exterior Nylon Flag
- 5' x 8' Exterior Nylon Flag
Please contact the Steward or the QM to order flags not listed.

Bring unserviceable flags to our Post for proper disposal.


Happy Hour

Monday - Thursday, rotating hours. Members must present their Post commemorative challenge coin for happy hour price. Happy hour schedule is in the newsletter.


Room Rentals Available

Details for renting the post dining room and the meeting room are available on the website dining room page.


 

Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs 
VFW Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
 

POST HOURS

Monday-Wednesday 11 am - 12 am
Thursday 11 am - 1 am

Friday-Saturday 7 am - 1 am

Sunday 7 am-12 am

 

DINING ROOM HOURS

Wednesday: 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Friday: 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Chef Specials listed in Newsletter

 

Pvt. Allen J. Beck, Jr.

VFW Post 5265

199 West 1st Avenue

P.O. Box 54

Spring Grove, Pa 17362

717-225-4010

Get Directions

 

Commander - Bob Klinedinst

Quartermaster - Scott Little

quartermaster@vfw5265.org

Aux. President - Linda Carter-Thoman

717-225-5640

Steward - Bob Hinkle

717-225-4010

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VFW National HQ

VFW Department of PA

VFW Eligibility Information

VFW Foundation

Request Military Records

Dept. of Veteran Affairs

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Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265
Veterans of Foreign Wars - Post 5265