The Big Buddha Bicycle Race Engagements
Terence Harkin will be speaking about The Big Buddha Bicycle Race, followed by a short reading and a book-signing twice in November.
1. Tuesday, November 7 at 7:30 PM at the Informal Northern Thailand Group that meets at Alliance Francaise, just south of the River Market and the Night Bazaar.
2. Saturday, November 18 at 10:30 AM at the Chiangmai Expats Club, meeting at Le Meridien Hotel, just west of the Night Bazaar.
Social Dinner at the Duke's Promenada
There will be at the Duke's Pomanada Mall. They have early bird specials at 4:30 pm. We can meet at 5:00 pm. Let me Chaz Kampitak
know how many people of your family are coming? This is open to all hands. Let him know the head count early so he can make the reservation. Let's Eat!
VFW District 5 Raffle
The Post has been given 50 raffle ticket books by the VFW District 5 to sell. The Post gets 70% of all proceeds of the sale of the tickets. Raffle ticket books will be for sale and issued at the Post meetings and events. Tickets can be purchased at 100 THB a ticket or 6 for 500 THB by contacting Allan Gariano
, if you cannot make it to the meetings or events. This raffle is not exclusive to just VFW members anybody can purchase the tickets. This is a good way for the Post to make money to help support the activities of the Post. At the moment, the iPad costs around 24,000 THB, so if someone does not want the 10.5 inch iPad, the winner, can also receive a Visa Gift Card of equal value, which, definitely, will make someone's day.
Allan will be at the Monday, September 11th Patriot Day Celebration get together at O'Malley's with the tickets to sell and issue for those who would like them.
District 5 Raffle Ticket Flyer