Veterans Job Postings!! Plus List of Events for September and some of October 2015!!

Attention!! Veterans Job Postings!!

Lowe’s – veterans employment

This is from a local realtor owned by a veteran. They prefer to hire other veterans for these positions. They are looking to hire 10 people.

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Every Friday, Fish fry, 3p-8p, 344-7195

M.U.S.I.C. Dance Club sponsors a public dance that meets at the VFW on the 2nd & 4th Sunday of every month. Everyone is welcome. NO partner is required. For more information, check their website: Contact Laurie Nichols or any Board Member for more details on the follow link.

2nd Wed. 7PM VFW Committee meetings
2nd Wed. 7:30PM VFW Board Meeting
2nd Wed. 8PM VFW Member Meeting
4th Fri St.Louis Gateway Postcard Show Hrs, 10AM thru 6PM
5th Sat.St.Louis Gateway Postcard Show Hrs, 9AM thru 4PM
For more info: Phone 618-5314189 or E-mail: (Please see below for more information.)
6th Sun. Collinsville VFW 5691 CAR Show (Please see below for more information.)
10th Thu Quarter Auction by Collinsville Middle School, 7PM to 9PM. For more information – Cindy 410-4606.
13th Sun. M.U.S.I.C Dance Club – Dance Party / Crazy Hat (Please see below for more information.)
18th Fri Trivia by SIUE School of Pharmacy, contact is Jessica at 650-5138.
25th Trivia by Greek Orthodox Church, contact is Eva at 314-602-2999.

4th Trivia by CHS Bowling team, contact for more info. is Cassie at 346-1176
7nd Wed. 7PM VFW Committee meetings
7th Wed. 7:30PM VFW Board Meeting
7th Wed. 8PM VFW Member Meeting
9th Fri Cosmic Bingo put on by Collinsville VFW 344-7195.
16th Fri Cosmic Bingo by the Pride Booster Club, contact for more info. is Brandy at 972-6926.

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Sept 4th and 5th. St.Louis Gateway Postcard Show

Please see link below for further information….

Link to Postcard Show….

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Sept. 6th Collinsville VFW Car Show!!!!

Please click on flyer below for more information…..

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Sept. 13th – M.U.S.I.C. Dance Club – “Dance Party / Crazy Hat”

Please click on flyer for more information!

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VFW Fish Fry Post 5691 – Every Friday !!!!!

VFW Post 5691 VFW Fish Fry – Friday
Where 1234 Vandalia St. Collinsville, IL
When From 3:00PM to 8:00PM.

Eat in or Carry out

Food Tilapia , Catfish, Cod , Shrimp, Chicken Strips. Sides Hush Puppies, French Fries, Onion Rings, Stewed Tomatoes, Mac & Cheese, and Baked Beans. $8.25 Plate $6.25 Sandwich $1.25 Sides

Any other questions please call 6183447195 or Email to (Please note: Menu Items and/or prices may change without notice.)


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Video Gaming is HERE!!

We now have Video Gaming at the VFW. Available from 9am to close Monday thru Saturday. noon to close every Sunday.

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OUR MISSION:To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military, and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.

OUR VISION: Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.


  • Always put the interests of our members first
  • Treat donors as partners in our cause
  • Promote patriotism
  • Honor military service
  • Ensure the care of veterans and their families
  • Serve our communities
  • Promote a positive image of the VFW
  • Respect the diversity of veteran opinions
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Hall Rentals

We have 2 halls available for rent.

The small hall holds 100 people.
Great for business meetings, family events and other occasions.
Private entrance
Private restroom’s
Handicapped accessible.

The large hall holds 300 people.
Large wood floor dance floor.
Private Bar
Rental rates
Call for quote

Please contact our manager from 8am-noon daily for availability. We can customize a package to make your event truly memorable.


Members may be eligible to receive discounted rates.

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FYI Maritime Industry Jobs for Veterans be Aware of the Dangers.

The maritime industry has recently started looking to military Veterans to fill certain job positions, given the skills and strong work ethic that many Veterans posses. However, maritime jobs come with some potential dangers.

The article on this site aimed at making Veterans aware of the dangers involved in maritime jobs. The maritime industry can provide some great opportunities for Veterans, but make sure they are aware of the risks.

Please check out the article here:

VFW Post 5691
Judge Advocate Rich Spiker

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