VFW 45th straight monthly Red Cross Blood Drive is scheduled for March 21st from 1  – 6pm. This event is a crucial effort to support our community’s healthcare needs and save lives through blood donations.

Blood donations are essential to hospitals and medical facilities, helping patients in critical need of transfusions due to surgeries, accidents, and medical conditions. Your generous contribution can make a significant impact and contribute to the well-being of those in our community.

Event Details:
Date: Thursday, March 21st
Time: 1 – 6pm
Location: VFW Post 399, 465 Riverside Ave, Westport CT

Participation is open to all community members who are eligible to donate blood. The process is safe, and precautions will be taken to ensure the health and safety of donors and staff, following all necessary COVID-19 guidelines. Donating blood is a noble and life-saving act. Don’t forget to schedule your appointment in advance if you plan to donate!

Donors are encouraged to schedule their appointments in advance to help manage the flow of participants. For appointment, please visit WWW.REDCROSSBLOOD.ORG – use sponsor code: VFWWESTPORT or call 1-800-733-2767

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Attention all Veterans,

Join us in preserving your personal legacy by sharing your story!

Participate in the Library of Congress Veterans Oral History Project at VFW Post 399 in Westport.  Share the experiences of your life and service years.

Interview Dates:
April 4, 2024 (Thursday)
• 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
• 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.
• 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Conducted by members of the National Society of Colonial Dames of America, these interviews are a vital part of documenting our nation’s history.

We have two short Library of Congress forms for you to complete. For more information about the Library of Congress Veterans History Project, visit loc.gov/vets.

To reserve your spot or for any questions, please contact Leslie Greene at (203) 246-6110 or email Lesliemillsgreene@gmail.com by Wednesday, March 20, 2024.

Your story matters. Join us in preserving it for future generations!

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Andy Gravish Tribute to Lee Morgan and Hank Mobley

February 29 @ 7:30 pm10:30 pm

$20

 

Andy Gravish is one of the best trumpet players you will ever hear- period! He combines a passionate warmth with a blazing facility and a musical wit that always leaves one wanting to hear more. Andy regularly performs at the top jazz festivals around the world, and has been the featured soloist with the Village Vanguard Orchestra, the Toshiko Akiyoshi/Lew Tabackin Big Band, Paquito D’Rivera, and countless others. His resume is a who’s who of jazz: Buddy Rich, Artie Shaw, Tony Bennett, Sarah Vaughn, Frank Sinatra, Cab Calloway, Mel Torme, Makoto Ozone,  Paquito D’Rivera,  Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, Machito Latin Jazz  Orchestra, \ Gary Morgan Pan American Big Band, Wayne Andre Big Band, Nick  Kenny Werner, Jon Gordon, Donald Brown, Miles Griffith, Harrold Mabern, Mulgrew Miller, Billy Pierce, James Williams, Kenny Berger, Joe Cohn, Jim Rotondi, Tom Harrell, Joe Magnarelli,
He is also a very funny fellow! Come on out on Thursday, you will love him!

Reservations strongly suggested.  JazzatThePost@gmail.com or please call Stephanie at 475-298-5079. Featuring a new hot menu from

Chef Derek Furino

Dinner starts at 6:30PM

VFW Post 399, 465 Riverside Ave, Westport CT 06880

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