October-December 2022

October 2022

Date Event
4 VFW Post 970 Staff Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
9 VFW Commemorative date: Start of Operation Enduring Freedom – Afghanistan
10 Discoverers’ Day (Federal Holiday only)
13 U.S. Navy’s 246th Birthday, Established 1775
13 VFW Post 970 Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
18 VFW Commemorative date: Recognition of Women in the Military Service
TBD Go Fish booth: NEX
31 Smart/Maher Citizenship Education Teacher Nomination to the Post due
31 Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen student entries due to the Post

November 2022

Date Event
1 Election Day
1 VFW Post 970 Staff Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
10 U.S. Marine Corps 247st Birthday, Established 1775
10 VFW Post 970 Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
11 Veterans Day Holiday
11 Veterans Day Ceremonies: WWII Memorial, Korean/Vietnam Memorial, National Memorial of the Pacific at Punchbowl, Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery
11 VFW Commemorative date: Signing WWI Armistice 1918
12-13 VFW Post 970 Buddy Poppy Drive: JBPH-H
15 Smart/Maher Citizenship Education Teacher Completion of Post judging
15 Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen completion Post judging
15 Community Service Report for May 1 – October 31 due to Department
24 Thanksgiving Holiday

December 2022

Date Event
1 VFW Special Project Record Book Department deadline to National
1 VFW 6 month Community Service report Department deadline to National
6 VFW Post 970 Staff Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
7 VFW Commemorative date: Pearl Harbor Day 1941
7 Memorial Service at JBPH-H and the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl
8 VFW Post 970 Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
10-11 VFW Post 970 Fundraiser: JBPHH
13 National Guard of the U.S. 386th Birthday, Established 1636
17 VFW Post 970, 42nd Birthday, Chartered 1980
25 Christmas Day
26 Christmas Day Holiday Observed