Calendar of Events

April 24 - The 1st Division will be sponsoring Hockey Night with the Chicago Wolves NEF Fundraiser April 24th 3:00 pm at the Allstate Arena. The donation is $50.00 includes game ticket, free hat, one free meal voucher and free parking. Tickets are in Section 103 – Two rows from the ice!  Additional free giveaways Please RSVP by March 29th  [MORE INFO] 

May 21 This year the First Division will be hosting the Armed Forces Day Dinner which will be held on Saturday May 21, 2022  from 5:00PM - 10:00PM at Wyndham Garden, 1725 East Algonquin Rd, Schaumberg IL[see flyer]   If you would like to spend the night, the hotel has a special Legion rate.  Please make you reservations by April 30th. [Reservation Form]

Jun 10  Past Commanders Dinner.   Celebrating Past and Current Post/Squadron, District and Division Commanders,  Social Hour 6:00 pm • Dinner 7:00 pm Des Plaines Elks Club, 495 Lee Street, Des Plaines, IL 50016   $35 per person * Family Style Chicken and Beef All Legion Family and Guests welcome Legion Dress: Officers - Jacket, tie, white shirt, gray pants, and cap Guest: Business or Business casual attire Contact Information: ILLFirstDivision@gmail.com or JVC: hedrico@juno.com or (847) 212-533 [More Info]