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Veterans briefs: POW/MIA Day is on Friday

September 18. 2013 11:23PM

The Northeast POW/MIA announces that Friday, Sept. 20, is national POW/MIA Recognition Day, held each year on the third Friday in September.

The day honors those still missing from the nation's wars and conflicts and those who made the ultimate sacrifice and whose remains have not yet been recovered and returned home.

The Northeast POW/MIA Network hosts a vigil every Thursday at 7 p.m. in Hesky Park, Meredith.

Craft fair in Wolfeboro

WOLFEBORO — A fall festival craft fair will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Harriman-Hale American Legion Hall, 142 Center St.

Contact Rachel Chamberlin at 569-4296.

Sweeney Post 2 events

MANCHESTER — Sweeney Post 2 will hold a meat raffle on Friday at 6 p.m.

This will be followed by by DJ dancing and karaoke until 11 p.m.

On Saturday, Sons of the American Legion will host an Italian dinner at 6 p.m. followed by the weekly dance until 11 p.m. The cover charge for the evening is $12.50.

There is a meeting Sept. 24.

Jutras Post event

MANCHESTER — Jutras Post, American Legion, 56 Boutwell St., will hold its monthy dinner at 6 p.m. on Thursday.

On Saturday, there will be a ham and bean supper with a dance to follow.

$10 tickets will be sold at the post and at the door. Dance from 8 p.m. till midnight to the sounds of Lone Star.

Every Thursday and Friday there is karaoke at 8 p.m.

Epsom post event

EPSOM — American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary, Elwood O. Wells Post 112, will hold a barbecue chicken dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21.

Adults $9, children 6-12 $4 and and under 6 free. Call Jane at 435-8770.

Post 33 event

MEREDITH — The American Legion Post 33, 6 Plymouth St., is hosting meat bingo on Saturday Sept. 21 at 3 p.m.

All proceeds will benefit the maintenance and upkeep of the Legion building. Karaoke is Friday at 8 p.m.


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