UP Association of Legion Posts schedules winter tour

IRON MOUNTAIN — The U.P. Association of American Legion Posts has announced its 2018 winter tour schedule.

UPAALP officials will make the following stops:

Sunday — 5:30 p.m., Sault Ste. Marie Post 3, refreshments and fellowship; 6:30 p.m., dinner at Post, followed by comments from department commander, auxiliary president and SAL detachment commander.

Monday — 9:45 a.m., Newberry Post 74, visit with coffee and refreshments; noon, Gladstone Post 71, visit with lunch; Menominee Post 146, refreshment and fellowship; 7 p.m., dinner at Post 146, followed by comments from department commander, auxiliary president and SAL detachment commander.

Tuesday — 9:45 a.m., attend classroom of 2017 Teacher of the Year Jan Thielen at the Blesch Intermediate School, 1230 13th St., Menominee; 11:30 a.m., Post 244 visit with lunch; 2:30 p.m., tour at Oscar G. Johnson Veterans Administration Medical Center in Iron Mountain; 6 p.m., Post 87, refreshments and fellowship at the VFW building; 7 p.m., dinner, followed by comments from department commander, auxiliary president and SAL detachment commander.

Wednesday — 10 a.m., tour moving wall at White Pine; noon, Post 462, visit with lunch; 6 p.m., Post 186, refreshments and fellowship; 7 p.m., dinner followed by comments from three commanders.

Thursday, Jan. 18 — 9:30 a.m., L’Anse Post 144, visit with coffee and refreshments; noon, Greenwood Post 114 with lunch; 6 p.m., Post 349, refreshments and fellowship; 7 p.m., dinner, followed by comments from all three commanders.

Friday, Jan. 19 — 10 a.m., Tour Jacobetti Veterans Home in Marquette; noon, lunch on your own, with rest of the day as free time; 1 p.m., registration opens at Marquette Post 44 for mid-winter conference; 4:30 to 6 p.m., dinner served at Post 44; 7 p.m., joint opening session, Post 44, room 7; 8 p.m., committee meetings in rooms 3 and 7, 40 et 8, conference room.

Saturday, Jan. 20 — 8 a.m., registration continues, Post 44 and Staybridge Suites; 9 a.m., service officer school at Staybridge Suites; 9 a.m., APAA Auxiliary meeting at Post 44, room 3; 10:30 a.m., 11th and 12th District meetings at Staybridge Suites; noon, lunch at Post 44, past zone commanders lunch at Staybridge Suites; 1:30 p.m., UPAALP meeting at Staybridge Suites; 5:30 p.m., social hour at Post 44; 6:30 p.m., mid-winter banquet at Post 44, with speaker.

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