DESMET — The annual District 6 Spring Meeting of the South Dakota American Legion will be held Friday, April 5, 2013 in DeSmet for Legionnaires from Beadle, Kingsbury, Miner, Aurora, Brule, Buffalo, Davison, Hanson, Jerauld and Sanborn counties.
The Legion business session will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the DeSmet American Legion Post Home. There will be a social at 5:00 p.m. and dinner at 6:00 p.m. at “Wheaties” on Main Street of DeSmet.
Participants will elect County Commanders and Vice Commanders in the District for one-year terms during the business meeting.
The session will also feature Post reports regarding the past year’s unusual activities, Post Americanism reports, a membership turn-in, recognition of the District 6 Legionnaire of the Year and an address by State American Legion Commander Byron Callies of Watertown.
District 6 Commander will conduct the business session and Jim Pekron of DeSmet will be in charge of the local arrangements.
The District 6 Auxiliary will hold its meeting at 7:00 p.m. and the site will be announced at the social.