5th Annual May Day Run 2018

5th Annual May Day Run, May 5, 2018

Rain or Shine, ride will take place, Lunch & Entertainment will begin between 2 & 3pm on May 5th. All are welcome to attend, even if it is just for lunch and socializing.


RTFL7 May Day Run


POW/MIA Chair (US Capitol)

WASHINGTON, D.C. Leaders of the U.S. House and Senate will dedicate a commemorative chair in honor of American prisoners of war (POW) and the nearly 83,000 servicemen and women missing in action (MIA).
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) will take part in the bipartisan, bicameral ceremony. The ceremony will begin at 3:00 p.m. in Emancipation Hall and will be live-streamed above.
Commemorative chairs have been unveiled throughout the country to serve as a reminder of America’s servicemen and women held prisoner or missing in action. In accordance with Public Law 114-147, the National POW/MIA Remembrance Act, the chair dedicated on November 8 will be placed in Emancipation Hall of the United States Capitol Visitor Center.

News, Welcome Homes

Welcome Home 11/27/2015

November 27, 2015 we will have a Welcome Home Party at the Hernando VFW Post. Dinner at 4:45pm and ceremony at 6pm.

We are welcoming home:

Specialist (E-4) James Ewing US Army
Served with the 101st Airborne Division Air Assault BCT (Rakkasans) in Operation Enduring Freedom). Married to Maria Ewing.

Logistics Specialist (E-3) Vincent Kane, United States Navy
Served on USS George H. W. Bush (CVN77) supporting Operation Active Endeavor, Operation Inherent Resolve, and Operation Enduring Freedom in the war on terrorism Feb – Nov 2014. He worked in the Air Transport Office and is a graduate of Citrus High School. He remains on active duty.

The meal will be your choice of spaghetti and meatballs or fish, with sides and dessert for $8. There will be a live band after the ceremony and it is included in the dinner price. Dinner will be served from 4:45pm – 5:45pm. The ceremony will begin at 6pm.



RTFL7 January 2015 Events

January 10, 2015
1st membership meeting of the new year (dues need to be paid by February meeting)

January 17, 2015
Flanagan Foundation 9th Annual Dinner, Sports and Celebrity Memorabilia Auction. The dinner will begin at 6 pm at Chester V Cole Life Enrichment Center in Crystal River, FL. Contact Bob Bruno for reservations. Cost to be determined depending on number of members attending.

January 18, 2015
Flanagan Foundation 9th Annual Golf Tournament is a shotgun start @0900 at Twisted Oaks Golf and Country Club (Beverly Hills). The cost is $70.00 golfer with the cost including dinner, door prizes, and drink tickets. The cost for this event will be picked up by the golfers, not the chapter.