La Jolla Veterans Hospital

Oceanside Unit 146 spent the afternoon at the La Jolla Veterans Hospital where veterans were treated to a Fried Chicken Lunch/Dinner with all the trimmings. Bingo was played, Stocking were given out for all with special treats inside (note pads, socks, decks of cards). Students at Santa Margarita Elementary School made Christmas Cards and a good time was had by all.

Hooray For Kids Award

Oceanside Unified Administrators Association presented Mary Thorsten the “2013 HOORAY FOR KIDS AWARD” for her outstanding services to the student of Oceanside Unified School District. Mary enjoyed Breakfast at the Broken Yoke with the Superintendent Larry Perondi and the Administrators. She accepted the award on behalf of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 146 and all the hard work the Unit does for the Student throughout the District.

Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America was a huge success once again. We had a record number of Auxiliary members attend the ceremony at Mira Mar National Cemetery to include the District 22 President Karen Bobren. Thanks to the efforts of the Auxiliary, Post, Riders, OAC, OSA and El Camino High School JrROTC we turned in funds to sponsor 191 wreaths in turn Wreaths Across America has sent us a check in the amount of $955.00.

The Candy Ribbons

American Legion Auxiliary Unit 146 took 120 Candy RIBBONS for 3 classes at Santa Margarita Elementary School and 1 class at Palmquist Elementary School. The students were happy to see us and received their special treat. This is a good start I will send more to be added but this is a good start You can post what you want and archive what you want but there is plenty more as we are very busy ladies Please change the bottom of page to reflect AUX.