V.F.W. Auxiliary Post 8335, Avoca, to hold bingo and ice cream social for veterans, seeks donations

June 16th, 2016 11:21 am

AVOCA — The V.F.W. Auxiliary Post 8335 will hold a bingo and ice cream social at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 22 at the Wilkes-Barre Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

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; 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.


Information provided by June Fitzgerald.