Post and Auxilary meetings

Next meeting:  February 12, 2019 at 7:00pm 

(Note the new meeting time!)

We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm. No meetings during the Summer. Visitors are always welcome


We are located at 3224 NE 12th Street (near the intersection of NE Sunset Blvd) in the Renton Highlands.  MAP

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Next Meeting     

Thursday, January 17

11:00am to 3:00pm

no meeting in December


Come chat and meet new friends. 

Snacks and coffee provided

Post Christmas Party 2018


by Bruce Welder
Well the year is off to a pretty good start. We had a nice dine out and a pot luck social in the first 2 months. We have several Veteran’s Day events coming up quickly now. Check the calendar for de- tails. Specially the big parade down in Auburn. I hope to see as many of you there as possible. Tim will be driving the truck again. Election day is rapidly approaching too. Please get your ballots in and exercise the rights we stand for. Thanksgiving and Christmas are fast approaching so I hope everyone has a happy and joyous holiday season. Also just a reminder that our monthly meetings will start a half hour earlier on a trial basis starting in January. For God & Country
For God And Country Bruce Welder.

James Wilhoit – Adjutant
LEGIONNAIRES, Sat. Nov. 10th is the big Veterans Day
Celebration in Auburn. Join us for Parade @
11 AM. Meet 10 to10:30 @ E Main St. & L St. SE.

Other Events:
Post 78 Breakfast 7:00-9:30 AM @ Sr. Center, Les Gove Park
Remembrance Ceremony 9:45AM Veterans Memorial Park

The Post has Medical Support Equipment includ- ing Wheel Chairs, Walkers, Crutches and Shower Chairs. Any member can borrow any of these. items at no cost just by contacting the Chaplain or the Adjutant and showing their Membership card at the time of pick up.

We still need a couple more legionnaires to volunteer for the Honor Guard at the National Cemetery. We go there on the 2nd, 4th, and 5th Tuesdays of each month. The Post supplies some clothing. Call John King at 425-432-0631 for more information.

Our Post sponsors four scouting units: Boy Scout Troop 498 (40 youths), Cub Scout Pack 468 (30 youths), and Venture Crew 498 (10 youths). The Venture group just started in 2017 and is made up of both boys and girls, and they meet at the Post on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. If you’d like to get involved with the Scouts, contact Scouting Chair Tom Mechler, 425-255-0922, 




As of mid-October 2017 Fred Hancock Post 19 renewals of membership stand at just over 60%, comfortably above our target of 55%. While we are proud of our achievements in membership thus far, we continue to seek new members and ask existing members who have not yet submitted their dues to act immediately. Our numbers give the Legion a powerful tool in Washington to aid our active duty Military  personnel and veterans.  Let's make 100% for 2018!