October-December 2022

October 2022

Date Event
4 VFW Post 970 Leadership 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 247th 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 VFW Post 970 Leadership Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
8 General Election
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, Hickam Flagpole/Gas Station
11 VFW Commemorative date: Signing WWI Armistice 1918
12-13 VFW Post 970 Buddy Poppy Drive: Saturday NEX, Sunday Hickam Commissary
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
3 VFW Post 970 Buddy Poppy Drive: Saturday NEX
6 VFW Post 970 Leadership 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: (Christmas Party) Oahu Veterans Center
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