Honor the Dead by Helping the Living

Veterans of Foreign Wars
Post & Auxiliary 12093
'John Lukac'

Post Meetings Auxiliary Meetings VA Filing Assistance
2nd Thursday
Meeting 6:30 PM

Centennial Hills YMCA
6601 N. Buffalo Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89131
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First Tuesday
Potluck 5:30 PM
Meeting 6:30 PM
Centennial Hills YMCA
6601 N. Buffalo Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89131
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Thursdays
9:00 AM to Noon
Centennial Hills YMCA
6601 N. Buffalo Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89131
(702)688-7966 ext 111
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Las Vegas Adult Center Health Fair 2015

LAS VEGAS

The city of Las Vegas Centennial Hills Active Adult Center has invited VFW Post & Auxiliary 12093 'John Lukac' to participate in their Health Fair. It will be a recruiting and Veteran Service opportunity beginning at 8:30 AM on Wednesday May 27, 2015 and ending at noon of that same day.

This Post will happily participate in this event.

Date Times Volunteer #1 Volunteer #2 Comment
  • Wed 27 May
  • 0830-1200
  • Carter, M
  • Lakin, C
April 25, 2015 by "Good Time"

2015 VFW Nevada Convention Committee

VFW & Aux Nevada

VFW Post 12093 'John Lukac' is the host of the 2015 Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) Department of Nevada Convention. The organizing committee meets regularly to prepare for this event. This meeting is Wednesday May 27, 2015.

As in any endeavor of this kind, there are never enough hands yet many hands make for light work. If you wish to assist, contact Mike Carter at (702)688-7966 Ext 102.

May 22, 2015 by "Good Time"

Recruiting Event

SMITH'S

VFW Post 12093 'John Lukac' will hold a recruiting event on Saturday May 30, 2015 at the Smith's at 4700 W. Ann Road, North Las Vegas, NV.

Volunteers are needed. As usual, "Volunteer #3" and "#4" are reserved for our Ladies Auxiliary should they decide to participate. To volunteer to work an available time, call our Membership Chairman and Senior Vice Commander Randy Shields at (702)688-7966 Ext 105.

Date Times Volunteer #1 Volunteer #2 Volunteer #3 Volunteer #4 Comment
  • Sat 30 May
  • 1200-1500
  • 1500-1800
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The event hours are:

May 17, 2015 by "Good Time"

Ladies' Auxiliary Business Meeting

Auxiliary

VFW Ladies' Auxiliary 12093 'John Lukac' meets the first Tuesday of each month in the City of Las Vegas Centennial Hills Community Center at 6601 North Buffalo Drive in Las Vegas, Nevada. We meet at 6:30 PM in the City Room on the YMCA side of the building with a potluck before the meeting. The potluck begins by 6:00 PM.



May 9, 2015 by "Good Time"

Home Depot Kids' Workshop

The Home Depot

Home Depot puts on workshops for "Do It Yourself" (DIY) people each weekend. (link) They also put on workshops for kids (5-12) the first weekend of the month. (register) VFW Post and Auxiliary 12093 John Lukac has been invited to participate in the Saturday June 6, 2015 Kids' Workshop at the Centennial Hills Home Depot at 7881 West Tropical Parkway Las Vegas, NV 89149. The workshop begins at 9:00 AM. If you wish to assist children learn basic woodworking skills and make a project please join us.



May 2, 2015 by "Good Time"

116th VFW Convention Resolutions

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With the VFW National Convention rapidly approaching, the VFW Leadership has made available the proposed Resolutions to come before the National Convention and by delegation the Department and District Conventions preceding. The Proposed Resoltuions can be found here: 116th Convention Resolutions

April 6, 2015 by "Good Time"

2015 VFW Nevada Convention

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VFW Post and Auxiliary 12093 'John Lukac' are hosting the 2015 State Convention of the VFW. The Convention is at Palace Station (2411 West Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89102) from June 11th to 13th. Carol Webster is the Department Chairwoman for the Ladies auxiliary and the late Dave Ryals was the Department Convention Chairman for the VFW. We need you to volunteer for one or more of the shifts at NV2015@VFWPost12093.org. If you have questions, they can be addressed to the same e-mail address.


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  • Thu 6/11
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  • Fri 6/12
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  • Sat 6/13
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*Wednesday, 6/10, is not a Convention day but many will be checking in that afternoon and evening.

Registration is to provide credentials to those who have registered ahead of time by mail and to register those who are late.

Raffles is to sell raffle tickets for the traditional raffle fund-raisers at the convention.

Hospitality is to provide directions and any other assistance to the conventioneers that a host would do.

Door Security is to ensure only those who have paid for the meal are given entrance to the three Convention dining events.

May 22, 2015 by "Good Time"

Fireworks Booth 2015

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VFW Post and Auxiliary 12093 'John Lukac' will operate a fireworks booth again this year. The location is the same. Mike Carter is this year's coordinator. You may volunteer for one or more of the shifts by writing him at JudgeAdvocate@VFWPost12093.org. If you have questions, they can be addressed to the same e-mail address.


Date Times Volunteer #1 Volunteer #2 Volunteer #3 Volunteer #4 Pick up Drop off Bank
  • Sun 6/28
  • 1200-1600
  • Herr, F
  • LaRocca, D
  • Arens, JC
  • Carter
  • N/A
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  • Mon 6/29
  • 1200-1600
  • 1600-2000
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  • LaRocca, D
  • Sposito, T
  • N/A
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  • Beausoleil, L&J
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  • Beausoleil, L&J
  • Carter
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  • Tue 6/30
  • 1200-1500
  • 1500-1800
  • 1800-2100
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  • Lakin, C
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  • LaRocca, D
  • Lakin, L
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  • Wed 7/1
  • 1200-1500
  • 1500-1800
  • 1800-2100
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  • Sposito, T
  • Senzig, R
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  • Beausoleil, L&J
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  • Carter
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  • Thu 7/2
  • 1200-1500
  • 1500-1800
  • 1800-2100
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  • LaRocca, D
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  • Fri 7/3
  • 1100-1400
  • 1400-1700
  • 1700-2000
  • 2000-2300
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  • LaRocca, D
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  • Sat 7/4
  • 0800-1100
  • 1100-1400
  • 1400-1700
  • 1700-2000
  • 2000-2359
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*Sunday, 6/28, will NOT be a sales day but a booth set-up day.


Lee and Jillian Beausoleil volunteered to ensure adequate amounts of water and ice for 6/29-7/1.

Gayle Cavell will cover 7/2-7/4. The Post & Auxiliary reimburse for the water and ice.

Volunteer 1 is the “Shift Manager.”

Pick up is to pickup product at the beginning of the work day (before the booth opens) from TNT at the Las Vegas Raceway. Product will be in our locked trailer. 1 or 2 people with a vehicle and trailer hitch. First shift of the day with the pick up crew will unpack what is needed from the trailer.

Drop off is to drop off unsold product at the end of the work day (after the booth closes) from TNT at the Las Vegas Raceway. Product will be in our locked trailer. 1 or 2 people with a vehicle and trailer hitch. Last shift of the day along with the drop off crew is to pack the trailer.

Bank is to deposit money at the bank and pick up change as needed for each shift.



May 23, 2015 by "Good Time"

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Memorial Day Services @ Palm NW Cemetery

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VFW Post 12093 John Lukac will hold Memorial Day Services on Monday May 25, 2015 at the Palm Northwest Mortuary & Cemetery (6701 N Jones Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89131) map. Ceremonies began at 2:00 PM.

April 25, 2015 by "Good Time"

Memorial Day @ John Lukac's Grave

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VFW Post and Auxiliary 12093 John Lukac will hold Memorial Day Services at John Lukac's grave in the morning. This year Memorial Day falls on Monday May 25, 2015. John Lukac is buried at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery (1900 Buchanan Blvd. Boulder City, NV 89005) map Section R Site 843 map. Ceremonies will begin at 10:00 AM.

This is a small ceremony for John's family.

April 25, 2015 by "Good Time"

Memorial Day Services Rehearsal

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VFW Post 12093 John Lukac will hold a rehearsal for participants at 3:30 PM Sunday May 24, 2015 for Memorial Day Ceremonies of Monday May 25, 2015 at the Palm Northwest Mortuary & Cemetery (6701 N Jones Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89131) map.

May 18, 2015 by "Good Time"

Buddy Poppy Memorial Day Weekend

Buddy Poppy

VFW Post 12093 John Lukac will hold a one day Buddy Poppy Drive from at 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Saturday May 23, 2015 at the Albertsons near Farm and Durango (8410 Farm RD Las Vegas, NV 89131-8158).

Volunteers are needed for these short two hour shifts. To volunteer to work an available time, call our Buddy Poppy Chairman Jerry Bouck at (619)884-6935.

Date Times Volunteer #1 Volunteer #2 Volunteer #3 Volunteer #4 Comment
  • Sat 23 May
  • 0900-1100
  • 1100-1300
  • 1300-1500
  • Bouck, J
  • Herr, F
  • Miller, H
  • Carter
  • Herr, F
  • Lakin, C
  • SET UP and START
  • HANG IN THERE
  • TEAR DOWN, CLOSE