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Check out the latest edition of the SALute and the updated membership report, plus other files of interest.

SALute. April 2020 (pdf)

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SAL Membership Report 3.27.20 (pdf)

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Upcoming Events

 2020 District Convention Schedule Update

 as of Monday, April 4rd

   (Change to1st, 7th, 9th )

District #1: Updated March 25th

Convention rescheduled for Saturday, May 2nd, location to be determined. Convention will be held using Electronic Conferencing. 

District #2:

Convention unscheduled. DEC will meet telephonically on Thursday, April 9th to decide next steps in conducting convention.

District #3: COMPLETED

Convention has been reduced from 3 to 2 day scheduled at Arkansas City post #18 to begin Friday, March 20thwith a one-hour DEC meeting to be followed Saturday, March 21st for convention to convene one half day beginning at 9 am.  

District #4:

Location for Convention currently undetermined as original location closed.  Date scheduled: Saturday, April 18th.

District #5:  Updated March 23rd.  

Original location of Wellington moved to Newton post #2.  Convention will begin at 9 am conducting necessary business only to adjourn at noon. Candidates for office to send letters to be read to assembly. Convention postponed to May 2nd.

District #6: Updated March 23rd

Convention scheduled at Concordia post #76 to held on Saturday, April 4th and starts at 9 am with a closing at 12 pm.  Convention postponed to May 2nd.

District #7: Updated April 4th

Convention has been rescheduled at Great Bend for Saturday, May 2nd to begin at 9 am and end at 12 pm.  Conference will be conducted electronically.

District #8:  Updated March 23rd

Convention schedule has been reduced from 3 day to 1 day at Garden City on Saturday, April 4th commencing at 8 am and should conclude shortly after lunch. Convention postponed until further notice.

District #9: COMPLETED   

The pioneering District held their District Convention Electronically on Saturday, April 4thbeginning at 10 am and dismissing at noon, followed by a short District Officer meeting. Essential business was conducted; registration by using FreeTeleconferenceCall service, motions made, seconded, discussed and voting, election of officers for 2020-2021, reading of department office candidate letters, other business and opening and closing.  Excellent program run efficiently by Commander Dan and Adjutant Pat.   

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3/22 Governor Kelly will issue Tuesday an executive order limiting the number of persons attending mass gatherings to 10.  Follow this and other developments concerning COVID-19 state announcements on kansas.org.

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3/25 The use of electronic means to hold conventions is currently under study.  Information will be distributed when alternate methods of conducting the meetings are determined. 

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4/4 Email blast sent out by Department answering questions received on and anticipated for conducting District Conventions and Post meetings.

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May 15-17, 2020

  • Department Convention, Ramada Hotel & Conference Center, Topeka

June 5-7, 2020

  • Canceled - American Legion Leadership College - Concordia 

June 11-14, 2020

  • Kansas Legacy Run, beginning in Great Bend and ending in Abilene, traveling almost 900 miles to raise funds for The American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund.