The Department Mid-Winter Conference will be held February 15-17, 2018, at the North Raleigh Hilton, 3415 Wake Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC. 1-800-445-8667 is the toll free # for reservations, or you can call the hotel direct at 1-919-872-2323. You must specify you are with The American Legion. More information here…
Veterans Benefits Experience Center & Stand-Down Event
The American Legion District 9, Department of North Carolina, New Hanover Veterans Council, in cooperation with Congressman David Rouzer and the Department of Veterans Affairs is sponsoring a Veterans Experience Center and Stand-Down Event, on March 22, 23 and 24, 2018, at the Elks Lodge, 5102 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403. More Information Here…
Department Photo Gallery
Take a look at photos of events posted by the Department Historian, Larry Rozier, including the AL Fall Conference, National Convention, and the 2017 Legion Baseball World Series.
Go to the full Gallery here…
Please do not forget this year’s Oratorical Contest. The dates are listed below and will be followed throughout the year. Learn more here!
- December 22, 2017 – School Contests completed
- Jan 8-20, 2018 – County or Post Contests completed
- Jan 27-Feb 3, 2018 – District Contests
- Feb 17-24, 2018 – Division Contests
- March 3, 2018 – Dept Final (Snow date March 10)
Member Directory Project
The American Legion of North Carolina 100th Anniversary Member Directory Project is about to begin! The American Legion of North Carolina has contracted with Publishing Concept (PCI), a trusted partner, to create this special member publication. Watch for postcards and emails from PCI with instructions to update your information, so you can take advantage of this great opportunity to celebrate our rich history and heritage!
More information and FAQ’s here.