Madison Alabama American Legion Post 229

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Note:To join Madison American Legion Post 229: Make a check for $45 payable to American Legion Post 229, Mail to: P.O.Box 194, Madison, AL 35758 or call: 256-258-8534 (leave a message).  Donations to Post 229's new 501(c)3 Foundation are now accepted. Contact Cdr. Vannoy or Lori Drown.  Link will be built under 

 Jan 2023

mail​ 7 Jan 2023 - Christmas Wreath Pick up, Meet at 1000 at Madison Memory Garden on Hughes Rd, Madison.

mail​​16 Jan - Game Night at Tut Fann at 6 PM.  (See link to volunteer.)

mail​ 26 Jan - Note: Monthly open Veterans' Breakfast at Little Libby's Catfish at 234 Lime Quarry Rd., Madison, AL - starts at 0830.

mail​ 26 Jan - 3:00 P.M. Memorial Svc for Veteran Walter Thomas Siffinger, Madison Crossings Senior Living  Facility, 11260 County Line Rd.  Madison, AL.

mail​ 28 Jan - Madison County's American Legion Oratorical Contest at Madison City Hall, 100 Hughes Rd.  Expecting starting set-up around 0830; judges/volunteers requested NLT 0915; contestants in place by 09:30; and competition starts at 10:00. (Note: Check out newly constructed centralized/standardized details regarding Madison County's Legion Oratorical Contest 2023, now located under Post 229's web site folder: "Pillar 3/Americanism/Oratorical Contest".  

FEB 2023:

mail​ 9 Feb - Monthly American Legion Post 229 Meeting: Auxiliary meeting 1730 (5:30 PM);  Post Social 1830 (6:30 PM); Post 229 Meeting 1900 (7:00 PM) at Black Patch Distillery, 500 Lanier Dr. Suite C3,  Madison.

mail​ 14 Feb - Valentines Luncheon for Tut Fann Veterans & their Spouses 10:15-1:15 at Tut Fann.

mail​ 18 Feb - Alabama American Legion Division 1 Oratorical Contest, 10:15 for contestants & volunteers; competion begins at 11:00. Post 229 hosting                   at Madison City Courthouse at 100 Hughes Rd., Madison, AL.

mail​ 20 Feb - Game Night at Tut Fann, (3rd Monday of each month) 18:00 to 20:00 hrs (6-8 PM).

mail​ 23 Feb - Monthly open Veterans' Breakfast at Little Libby's Catfish at 234 Lime Quarry Rd., Madison, AL - starts at 08:30 A.M.

Mar 2023:

mail​ 4 Mar - Update: The American Legion Air Rifle Commander's Cup competition is this Saturday  Of the 13 teams competing, four are from Madison County: Buckhorn, Hazel Green, Bob Jones and Sparkman.   We sponsor Bob Jones and Sparkman.

mail​ 8 Mar - Sparkman JROTC Award Ceremony 09:00-11:30 A.M. in the Sparkman Auditorium on Jeff Rd., Huntsville, AL.

mail​ 9 Mar - Post 229's Auxiliary is hosting a 3rd Annual Irish Evening (St Patricks Day celebration) for Veterans/Military, preceded by an                                               abbreviated Monthly Post 229 meeting at Black Patch Distillery, 500 Lanier Dr. Suite C3,  Madison.  Start time: 6 P.M.

mail11 Mar - Alabama State Oratorical Competition in Montgomery, AL. Christine Johnson Wins at Alabama State Contest!

mail18 Mar - District 12 Membership Revitalization meeting, 0900 (09:00 A.M. to 1300 (1:00 P.M.) at Post 15 in Decatur - lunch provided. 

mail20 Mar -  Game Night at Tut Fann, (3rd Monday of each month) 18:00 to 20:00 hrs (6-8 PM).

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AUG 2023:

26-27 Aug - Veterans' Retreat in Guntesville at Girl Scout Camp Trico.  More details to follow...


Note: All dates are subject to change! 

Administrative Notes:  Contact Post 229's Commander or Board Members if intereted in participating in any event.  Or simply join the event.  Previous events are available on separate pages by date ranges for historical information.

Bookmark this page for easy access to upcoming Post 229 events (which change frequently).  Or login to Post 229's website: and down-click on "Post 229 Event Highlights - 2021-2022" to "Activities Recent/Planned".  To print this or other pages, use your computer/notebook's or cell phone's "Print" command.

 For changes or additions, contact Post 229's "volunteer" webmaster: Danny J. Marr at 703-232-0297.