AVOCA — V.F.W. Auxiliary Post 8335 will meet at 7 pm. Monday, June 6 at the post home, 915 Main St. President June Fitzgerald will preside.
Plans will be finalized for the upcoming bingo and ice cream social at the Wilkes-Barre Veterans Affairs Medical Center at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 22.
The auxiliary is seeking the following items to be used as prizes and gifts for the social: monetary donations for canteen books and gifts to be purchased, new men’s clothing, especially sizes XL, XXL, and XXXL Large; hygiene items for men and women; recreational items such as greeting cards, stamps, writing paper, puzzle books without wire binding, magazines, crafts; gift cards for department stores, restaurants, haircuts, and telephone calling cards.
No glass, sharp objects, or food can be accepted.
The auxiliary will leave the post home at 5:30 p.m. to go to the V.A. Medical Center. Transportation is available to members.
Donations can be dropped off at the post home until 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 22.
The auxiliary will serve ice cream to all veterans after the bingo.