Legion commander will present program Sept. 28 South Dakota American Legion State Commander Wayne "Red" Vetter of Cresbard will present his "You The Veteran" program to Legionnaires in Avon this month.
Commander Vetter will tell Legionnaires about his program during the District 7 American Legion Fall Conference on Sunday, Sept. 28.
District 7 consists of 25 Legion posts located in Bon Homme, Charles Mix, Clay, Douglas, Hutchinson and Yankton counties.
The conference will start at 8 p.m. in the Arthur Wissman Legion Post #150 in Avon. Lunch will be served.
Post #150 Commander Keith Gill of Avon, District 7 Commander Merle Stone of Wagner, and Area Vice Commander Mark Weinmann of Canton (member of the Hudson American Legion Post) will all participate in the program.
Running concurrently with the Legion business meeting, the District 7 American Legion Auxiliary will also gather at 8 p.m. at the same site. State Auxiliary President Irene Sears of Rapid City will present her program for the coming year.