SATURDAY

Karaoke, 7 p.m., American Legion Post 283, 9459 Fort Caroline Road. (904) 641-8111.

SUNDAY

Charles E. Bennett VFW Post 1689 general membership meeting, 12:30 p.m., post home, 3409 St. Augustine Road. (904) 399-1689.

American Legion 5th District Meeting, 2 p.m., American Legion Post 316, Main Street, Atlantic Beach. (904) 249-0202.

MONDAY

Meeting, 7 p.m., American Legion Post 283, 9459 Fort Caroline Road. (904) 641-8111.

American Legion and Auxiliary meetings, 8 p.m., American Legion Post 316, 1127 Atlantic Blvd., Atlantic Beach. (904) 249-0202.

TUESDAY

Dinner featuring ham and cheese sandwiches, presented by the Sons of the American Legion, 5:30 p.m., American Legion Post 283, 9459 Fort Caroline Road. Includes trivia. (904) 641-8111.

Disabled American Veterans Chapter 38, 7 p.m., 470 Madeira Drive, Orange Park. Help available for veterans with claims 1-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays. Main fundraising event is bingo, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. Appointments, (904) 269-2945.

WEDNESDAY

Monthly Mixer, Navy League of the United States, Mayport Council, 5-7 p.m., Culhane’s Irish Pub, 967 Atlantic Blvd., Atlantic Beach. (904) 288-1901 or mayportnlus.org.

Auxiliary meeting, 5:30 p.m., American Legion Post 283, 9459 Fort Caroline Road. (904) 641-8111.

VFW Post 5968 meeting, 7:30 p.m., Post home, 187 Arora Blvd., Orange Park. (904) 276-5968.

THURSDAY

Dinner featuring hot dog and slaw, presented by the Legion’s softball team, 5:30 p.m., American Legion Post 283, 9459 Fort Caroline Road. Includes bingo. (904) 641-8111.

FRIDAY

Dinner featuring meatloaf, presented by the Legion Auxiliary, 6 p.m., American Legion Post 283, 9459 Fort Caroline Road. Includes music by the Backwood Boys. (904) 641-8111.

SATURDAY, AUG. 16

Air Force Sergeants Association Professional Airmen’s Conference Convention, Aug. 16-20, Hyatt Regency Jacksonville, 225 E. Coast Line Drive. Theme is “Remembering the First — Thanks for the Memories,” is a tribute to the first Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Paul W. Airey. Includes a “Superheroes Costume Party” on Aug. 16 and the Air Force Honors Banquet and CMSAF Awards is Aug. 20. hqafsa.org or email 78pick@att.net.

Homeless Stand Down for homeless veterans, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Elks Lodge, Florida A1A, St. Augustine. Includes giveaways, military surplus, dental screenings, haircuts, veterans assistance and housing assistance. (904) 209-6164, 396-8755 or email daniel.patton@va.gov.

Steak dinner, presented by the men’s auxiliary, 4:30 p.m., VFW Post 5968, 187 Arora Blvd., Orange Park. (904) 276-5968.

Karaoke, 7 p.m., American Legion Post 283, 9459 Fort Caroline Road. (904) 641-8111.

SUNDAY, AUG. 17

Breakfast, presented by the Sons of American Legion, 8:30-11 a.m., American Legion Post 283, 9459 Fort Caroline Road. (904) 641-8111.

AUG. 19

Jacksonville Semper Fidelis Society regular meeting, 11:30 a.m., Hidden Hills Country Club, 3901 Monument Road. Speaker is Liz Peak, Jacksonville Transportation, on the “One Call, One Click” VA-funded program. Includes a buffet lunch, $14 at the door. (904) 545-0635 or jaxsemperfidelis.org.

Discussion of Veterans’ Issues, prented by Congressman Ander Crenshaw and Vets4Vets, 3-5 p.m., 5 Star Veterans Center, 40 Acme St. Features and Jeff Mills, chairman of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, and Congresswoman Corrine Brown, member, House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs, with healthcare, employment, education and housing benefits. Dress is business casual. Includes refreshments. Reservations requested. (904) 723-5950 or email suzie.loving@5starveteranscenter.org.

Northeast Florida Veterans Council, 7 p.m., City Hall — St. James, Mezzanine Level, 117 W. Duval St. coj.net.

AUG. 20

Military Officers Association of America, Northeast Chapter, lunch meeting, social 11 a.m., lunch noon, Jacksonville Naval Air Station’s Officer’s Club. Barbecue buffet is $12 a plate. Reservations required by Aug. 17. (904) 215-8560. To join, (904) 282-4650.

AUG. 21

The 69th Fleet Reserve Association and Ladies Auxiliary Southeast Regional Convention, presented by FRA Branch 290, Aug. 20-24, Ramada Convention Center, 3130 Hartley Road. (904) 246-6855 or facebook.com/frabranch290.

■ Aug. 21 — Golf Outing, 9 a.m.; registration for delegates, 1:30-4 p.m.; Welcome Aboard Party, 7:30 p.m.

■ Aug. 22 — Registration for delegates, 8-9 a.m.; Joint Opening Ceremony, 9:30 a.m.; men’s and ladies business sessions, 1-4 p.m.; Fish Fry, 6 p.m., Branch 290 home, 390 Mayport Road, Atlantic Beach, $10.

■ Aug. 23 — Registration for delegates, 8-9 a.m.; men’s and ladies business sessions, 9-11:30 a.m. and 1-4 p.m.; Banquet, 7 p.m.-midnight, $38 per person in advance.

Veterans Career Counseling Workshop, 3-6 p.m., City Hall — St. James, Suite 120, 117 W. Duval St. Veterans get free help with resume writing, interview skills and job etiquette. Workshop repeats the third Thursday of each month. (904) 630-7902.

AUG. 23

Seminole War Commemoration, themed “Honoring Those Who Perished,” re-enactment, 9:30 a.m., St. Francis Barracks, 82 Marine St., St. Augustine, featuring 50 re-enactors in period uniform and a Living History Display; parade, starting with cannon fire, 10:30 a.m., from the Barracks to the St. Augustine National Cemetery, 104 Marine St.; ceremony in commemoration of the end of the 2nd Seminole War, 11:15 a.m., with remarks by military and civilian representatives with traditional military honors. Program followed by a reception in The Florida National Guard Officers Club recognizing the re-enactors. (904) 766-5222 or 940-0932.

Disabled American Veterans Chapter 1, refreshments 12:15 p.m., meeting 1 p.m., 1439 Parental Home Road. Available 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, by appointment on Friday, to assist disabled veterans and families in obtaining benefits. (904) 729-0244.

AUG. 26

Korean War Veterans Association, 1 p.m., Fleet Reserve Association Branch 126, 7673 Blanding Blvd. (904) 384-2031.

AUG. 28

Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 524, 7 p.m., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1689, 3409 St. Augustine Road. (904) 631-3302.

The St. Johns County Veterans Council, 7 p.m., Elks Lodge, 1420 Florida A1A S., St. Augustine. (904) 209-6160 or veteranscouncilofstjohns.org.

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