VANDALIA — VFW Post 9582 has started 2016 with an elegant updated ‘hall’. The canteen and the Banquet Hall have been renovated. The Banquet Hall, which is available to rent for weddings, graduations, showers, meetings, holiday parties, etc., and the Canteen both have new carpet, plus the Canteen has been painted.
The Banquet Hall which holds up to 250 people features a raised stage to highlight a head table, a presentation or a speaker. A bar is available for convenience. The dance floor in the center of the room makes entertaining easy. Contact the VFW to set-up an opportunity to tour the venue. Please look at vfwpost9582.org to view a few set-ups of the Banquet Hall.
Lent is early this year beginning Wednesday, February 10th. VFW Post 9582 is having FISH FRY Dinners on Friday, February 12 and Friday, February 19. On Friday, February 26 there are Basket Dinners, one of which is a Shrimp Dinner.
The 7th Annual Chili Cook-Off will be held on Sunday, February 21, from 4 to 8 PM. If you make a great Chili and wish to compete contact Dan Miller, Canteen Manager at 937-890-5055. If you simply enjoy good chili come enjoy some at the Competition.
The VFW Auxiliary is proud to announce the Valentine Tree again this year. During the month of February all are invited to come into the Post and sign a valentine which will be hung on he tree for display. The heart is for someone who has served or is currently serving and represents love and memories. All donations go to help military families.
Located on Old Springfield Road in Vandalia, the Post is open to the public to enjoy Dinners, events, and rental of the facilities. The Post offers more than just the Banquet Hall. There is a Covered Picnic area for an outdoor wedding, family reunion or picnic in the Post’s Memorial Park behind the Post building. A small kitchen is available. Contact the VFW for more details.
VFW Post 9582 invites the public to attend the variety of dinners and activities provided each month. Keep Post 9582 in mind for your next party and see if the facility is just what you are looking for.