Post 3063 2020-2021 Election Results

During the virtual April business meeting, the following slate of 2020-2021 officers were voted on and elected. They will take on their new position in July.   Commander — Joe Fitzgerald  Sr Vice Commander — Bryce White  Jr Vice Commander — Aly Teeter  Quartermaster — Harold Rodenberger  Chaplain — Aaron Stoltz  Three-Year Trustee — Joe Tiffany  Three-Year House Committee Member — Russ Seelig   

Take Out Social at Post 3063

By Harold Rodenberger      With the Governor’s order to avoid gatherings and unnecessary movement, we decided to make a special effort to serve our regular third Thursday Social night dinner for take out. Chef Kay Seelig and husband, Russ, prepared a meal of sausage medallions with house-made mustard; smoked sockeye salmon, roasted potatoes and onions and roasted asparagus; with homemade cookies for dessert.      Members came by and…

Post 3063 Office Closed Indefinitely

Effective immediately, and until further notice, VFW Post 3063 open office hours on Thursdays and Saturdays are temporarily suspended. Our regular monthly business meeting on 4/2/20 will be conducted via Zoom. Instructions for using Zoom will be furnished later. In case of emergency, members are invited to contact the Quartermaster, Harold Rodenberger, at 206-972-2135 or [email protected]

VFW Washington State Middle School Teacher of the Year

Last month during our Department of Washington Mid-Winter Conference in Yakima, Dan Waldschmidt, our Ballard Eagleson middle school teacher of the year, was announced as the VFW Washington State Middle School Teacher of the Year.   Dan teaches Social Studies and History at Hamilton International Middle School. He received a $1,000 check and is now competing for the VFW National Middle School Teacher of the Year.   Good Luck at…

Highlights From the Mid-Winter Convention

By Alyson Teeter   Members of Post 3063 traveled in the snow to attend the annual VFW Department of Washington Mid-Winter convention in Yakima Jan. 17-18, 2020.   Commander Joe Tiffany, Sr. Vice Commander Joe Fitzgerald, Quartermaster Harold Rodenberger and Adjutant Aly Teeter were in attendance and sat in on business meetings, breakout sessions, and a banquet that recognized the department-level essay winners and teacher and first responder award recipients….