American Legion Posts May Open on June 8, 2020, with Restrictions

On June 1, Governor Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-110.  Section 13 allows clubs to reopen with restrictions:

Unless otherwise prohibited by local regulation, restaurants, food courts, cafes, coffeehouses, bars, taverns, brew pubs, breweries, microbreweries, distilleries, wineries, tasting rooms, special licensees, clubs, and like places may be open to the public as follows:

For delivery service, window service, walk-up service, drive-through service, or drive-up service, and may permit up to five members of the public at one time for the purpose of picking up their food or beverage orders, so long as those individuals are at least six feet apart from one another while on premises.

In Regions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 7, beginning at 12:01 am on June 8, 2020, for outdoor and indoor seating, subject to the capacity constraints and workplace standards described in Executive Order 2020-114 or any order that may follow from it.

In Regions 6 and 8, for outdoor and indoor seating, subject to the capacity constraints and workplace standards described in Executive Order 2020-97 or any order that may follow from it.            

What are the restrictions?  The restrictions are stated in Executive Order 2020-114, please read, and follow those guidelines for Bars and Restaurants in Section 8.

Can the Post hold meetings? Yes, please follow the guidelines in Executive Order 2020-110, and 2020-97.  Maintain social distance.

Bingo is still not allowed.

Executive Order 2020-110 Here

Executive Order 2020-114 Here

The Sweepstakes drawing will be held at Department Headquarters on Saturday, June 27.
The Sweepstakes drawing will be held at Department Headquarters on Saturday, June 27.
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ATTENTION! Post Commanders and Post Adjutants.

On April 10, 2020, the Department Executive Committee voted on emergency provisions for the Department Constitution and Department Bylaws.  A packet is being mailed to each of you, in Tuesday's (April 14) mail.  You may download the packet here to get started now.  https://www.michiganlegion.org/assets/misc/2020misc/lettertopostapril132020-finalpackage.pdf

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Commander Wood wants to improve the infrastructure at Wilwin at Cygnet Cove.  The infrastructure will allow scouting groups to use the property without bringing added equipment.  A $20 donation for each coin is requested.  Thank you for supporting Scouting.





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