American Legion Post 37

225 Main Street
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 232 - 9870



Upcoming Events

Feb 10th -  Weekly Drawing    7:00 PM

Feb 11th  -  SAL Monthly Meeting     6:30 PM
                   Toasted Cheese Tuesday  -  enjoy a toasted cheese sandwich and cup of soup
                        for $3.00

Feb 12th  -  Burger Basket Night    5:00 -6:30 PM
                   Bingo   6:30 PM   Sales start at 5:45 PM
                   Winesday Wednesday

Feb 13th  -  Dollar Dog Day
                   Thirsty Thursday

Feb 14th  -  Happy Valentine's Day
                   Department Mid-Winter Conference   - Joint Session   7:00 PM   See Note
                   Fireball Friday
                   Munchies Night

Feb 15th  -  Department Mid-Winter Conference   8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    See Note
                   Legion Riders Monthly Breakfast Ride    8:00 AM  departs from Thiesen's Parking
                             Lot   destination is Perkins in Ames

Feb 16th  -  Department Mid-Winter Conference    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    See Note
                   Daytona 500 Party  -  Post Opens at 11:00 AM
                   Bingo    6:00 PM   Sales start at 5:15 PM

The Department Mid-Winter Conference will be held at the Airport Holiday Inn and Convention Center in Des Moines starting Friday, February 14th and concluding on Sunday, February 16th. There will be business Meetings throughout Friday with a Joint Session of the American Legion, American Legion Auxiliary, Sons of the American Legion and Legion Riders at 7:00 PM on Friday. Saturday will be filled with informational meetings for all as well as district meetings to close out the day. Sunday will be the Department Oratorical Finals followed by closing sessions. It is a fun-filled and informative weekend and we encourage all Post members to attend.

Friday, February 21st  -  Soup Contest - fund raiser for the Building Fund
Friday, February 28th  -  Baked Potato Bar   5:00 - 7:00 PM  
Saturday, March 7th  -  Steak Dinner Night   5:00 - 7:00 PM


Dave Rehbein has written a series of articles for the post's centennial which will be appeared in in the Ames Tribune.

The Legion Brings Santa to Ames

The American Legion and Highway Safety

Centennial Article

Post Formation and Locations

Ames Post Operates Airport


Hours Of Operation
Monday through Friday 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday Noon to 11:00 p.m.

On Active Duty?
The Post will pay your 2016 dues as a Thank You for serving your country if you paid your 2015 dues.
 Contact the post Legion Color Guard

Happy Hour

Monday, Wednesday &  Friday 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday - 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday - 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

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See our newsletters for other activities this month.