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MAS Packing Party SouthWest Illinois

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MAS Packing Party SouthWest Illinois

Time: February 13, 2011 from 12pm to 3pm
Location: Troy VFW Post 976
Street: 123 W. Market St
City/Town: Troy, IL
Event Type: packing, party
Organized By: carols_kitchen
Latest Activity: Feb 14, 2011

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Event Description

It's a Packing Party for 1,000 troopers!  Join our Molly's Adopt a Sailor group as South Western Illinios (and Metro East Missouri) at the Troy VFW Post 976.  We will have the party room, with spilloever into the room with the BIG TV for sports fans.

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Comment by carols_kitchen on February 14, 2011 at 7:49am

Krista--sent you a private message

ILM--Yeah!  Fun to meet everyone!

ILLi Comment by ILLi on February 13, 2011 at 10:36pm

Great time today Carol!!  Thanks for all the food and for getting us all together!  I love doing things for our troops!!  :D


Comment by carols_kitchen on February 13, 2011 at 8:35am

/sorry Krista.  Actually, we are also going to use some regular parcel post boxes if under 10 pounds or larger items. so will be ok.

take care!

I'll let you know about next month as soon as I get a free rental room.

Comment by carols_kitchen on February 7, 2011 at 7:43pm
Ok, looks like I may have pizza coming in. Keep your fingers crossed.
Comment by carols_kitchen on January 20, 2011 at 7:29pm
I will post their request list next week as soon as the Saberhawks are done shipping!  The Chaplain is great.
Comment by carols_kitchen on January 20, 2011 at 7:28pm
Awesome, Kellie.  Bring snack if you want something and the VFW will have drinks for sale.
Michele Comment by Michele on January 10, 2011 at 6:42pm
Carol, if anything changes for this event, date or time, please send me a regular email or call me in case I don't log back in nearer to the date. I'm going to meet with some folks a couple of hours away who are sewing and have some items for the packing party, so the sooner you let me know, the better.
Comment by carols_kitchen on January 9, 2011 at 9:48pm
I've had several phone calls for material donations.  Now, we just have to keep our fingers crossed the snow does not come through as predicted.  If it does snow, this will still have time to be rescheduled in time for our 1000 troops.  In the meantime, sew whatever you can from home!  We have a large group to sew our love to!
Kimmy P Comment by Kimmy P on January 9, 2011 at 1:25am

Sorry, Carol, I won't be able to make it...I wish we lived closer. :*( 

I know you will have a very sucessful packing party!!! P.S. That is one of my favorite pictures!! I love that the sailor was so happy that he kissed his care package!!

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