Veterans of Foreign Wars
Post & Auxiliary 12093
John Lukac

Post Meetings
Auxiliary Meetings
VA Filing Assistance
2nd Thursday
Meeting 6:30 PM

Centennial Hills YMCA
6601 N. Buffalo Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89131
First Tuesday
Potluck 6:00 PM
Meeting 6:30 PM
Centennial Hills YMCA
6601 N. Buffalo Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89131
Thursdays
9:00 AM to Noon
Centennial Hills YMCA
6601 N. Buffalo Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89131
(702)688-7966 ext 111

Honor the Dead by Helping the Living

-- Upcoming Events --

Home Depot Kids' Workshop

July 7, 2014 by "Good Time"

Home Depot puts on workshops for "Do It Yourself" (DIY) people each weekend. They also put on workshops for kids (5-12) the first weekend of the month. VFW Post and Auxiliary 12093 "John Lukac" has been invited to participate in the Saturday September 6, 2014 Kids' Workshop at the Centennial Hills Home Depot at 7881 West Tropical Parkway Las Vegas, NV 89149. map. The workshop begins at 9:00 AM. If you wish to assist children learn basic woodworking skills and make a project please join us.

11th Reconnaissance Squadron (11RS) Picnic

11th RS
August 25, 2014 by "Good Time"

VFW Post 12093 'John Lukac' is hosting the Eleventh Reconnaissance Squadron based at Creech to a picnic and family day. We will provide burgers, soft drinks and so forth. The 11th RS provides the hunger.

If you can assist or you just wish to show your support, please be there early. (Food to be served at 1730)

-- Recent Events --

VA IG Publishes Report

August 30, 2014 by "Good Time"

The Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Veterams Affairs published the final IG report on the Phoenix Valley VA Healthcare System scheduling scandal on August 26, 2014. Here is the report: VAOIG-14-02603-267.pdf. We believe our readers can read and reach their own conclusions as to the veracity, applicability and utility of the report.

Recruiting Event

August 25, 2014 by "Good Time"

VFW Post 12093 John Lukac held a recruiting event on Friday August 22 and Saturday August 23, 2014. This event was held at the Albertsons at 8350 W Cheyenne Ave Las Vegas, NV 89129. map The event hours were:

District 5 Recruiting Event

August 25, 2014 by "Good Time"

VFW Department of Nevada District Five held a recruiting event on Saturday August 23 and Sunday August 24, 2014. This event was held at the Cashman Center located at 850 Las Vegas Blvd N Las Vegas, NV 89101. map The event hours were:

New Trustee Elected

August 15, 2014 by "Good Time"

The Post elected Mike Carter to complete the unexpired term of senior Trustee Jody Rodarmel who recently submitted his resignation. Now we get to find out if Comrade Carter can add and subtract. Should we start a pool?

Trustee Resigns

July 31, 2014 by "Good Time"

The Post senior Trustee Jody Rodarmel submitted his resignation due to his suddenly having to do extensive travel for his job over the next several months which would make him unable to carry out those duties. We wish you safe travel and look forward to your return.

Nevada District 5 Meeting

August 3, 2014 by "Good Time"

The VFW Department of Nevada District 5 holds an annual convention and three other (Quarterly) meetings. A Quarterly meeting was August 2, 2014 beginning at 1:00 PM at VFW Post 6826 Forrest H. Hansen Memorial located at 1835 White Sands in Amargosa Valley, Nevada 89020. map (You can see the flags. Russian artillery and the Huey out front from state highway 373.) All District Officers, Post Commanders and Post Delegates to District or their alternates should have attended. This meeting voted on the annual district budget and the transfer of Post 12108 Lawton Silva from District Four to District Five.

A meal was served by the hosting post before the meeting.

Jim Foley, Lisa Nash, Randy Shields and Linda Sposito were the John Lukac VFW Post 12093 Delegates to District 5 for 2014-15. Fred Herr was an ex officio "member of convention" or "member of district" (the parliamentary term for those with votes such as delegates) as Post Commander. Dave Ryals, Lon Webster, Mike Carter and Tom Lisa were also ex officio members due to their District offices as Quartermaster, Surgeon, Adjutant and Trustee respectively. Bill Aubry was District Service Officer which is not an ex officio member position. Jim Foley, Randy Shields, Linda Sposito, Fred Herr, Dave Ryals, Tom Lisa and Mike Carter were present.

Home Depot Kids' Workshop

August 3, 2014 by "Good Time"

Home Depot puts on workshops for "Do It Yourself" (DIY) people each weekend. They also put on workshops for kids (5-12) the first weekend of the month. VFW Post and Auxiliary 12093 "John Lukac" was invited to participate in the Saturday August 2, 2014 Kids' Workshop at the Centennial Hills Home Depot at 7881 West Tropical Parkway Las Vegas, NV 89149. map. The workshop began at 9:00 AM.