Monthly Archives: August 2011

Healing Waters and other Patients at Post 6

In and Out Patients of the Durham VA Medical Center visited the Chapel Hill Post 6 for a day of fishing. The event was co-sponsored with Triangle Fly Fishers. The Fly Fishers work with the veterans and teach them the skills of fishing and making flies. Continue reading

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UNC Honors Military with a Military Appreciation Day – Sep 10th

It’s time for Carolina Football. The University of North Carolina Department of Athletics and Carolina Football will honor all current and former members of the United States military on September 10th, during their game against Rutgers. This event is held in conjunction with the UNC-Chapel Hill ROTC units in the Air Force, Army and Navy programs. Continue reading

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Exploring our Post Home

Our post is 92 years young… It took us many a year to get where we are and a lot of work by many area veterans and concerned citizen supporters. Continue reading

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Healing Waters in Chapel Hill NC

Project Healing Waters video is now on-line to view. Continue reading

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VA Veterans Visit Post 6 for Fishing Outing

Local veterans from the Raleigh and Garner area visited the post today to fish, learn how to fish and prepare lines, and to just have fun with other veterans. Thanks to Project Healing Waters, the veterans were greeted by members of the Triangle Fly Fishers for a morning of fishing. Continue reading

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Boy Scout Troop 505 Joins Post 6

It is official. The Post has signed the new charter for Troop 505, including Crew 505, and they will be meeting at our post starting in September. Continue reading

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Project Healing Waters to Visit Post – Aug 24th

Triangle Fly Fishers is supporting Project Healing Waters in our area and they have a post visit scheduled for Wednesday, Aug 24th, at 9 a.m. They will be joined by other healing veterans from the Durham VA Medical Center for a morning of fishing and camaraderie. Continue reading

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Shopping Paradise for local teachers

American Legion Chapel Hill Post 6 has again made the post home available to the community through the East Chapel Hill Rotary for their Teachers’ Supply Store program. Robert Oakes, past post commander and member of the East Chapel Hill Rotary, served as coordinator for this annual project. Continue reading

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Brightleaf Hoedown Coming Sept 24th

Are you ready to have a little fun? Would you like to help Yanceyville Post 89 at their American Legion welcome station? Time to turn off the tube and jump in the car, truck, or whatever, and head to Yanceyville. Continue reading

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