Seely-Walsh Post #425
of the American Legion

Programs & Events

Regular Events

January: The annual Whittemore Community Betterment Club's Chili Cook-Off is held on the third Saturday. Seely-Walsh Post members take care of the bar and assist in set up and tear down, and enter a chili recipe in the contest, which has won more than one prize.

February: Legion Riders Annual Wing Feed. Event held the last Saturday. Karaoke to follow at 8:00. Numerous raffles throughout the night.

March: Seely-Walsh Post #425 has led the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Emmetsburg, Iowa for many years

May: Memorial Day Parade and Program beginning at 9:45am.

May: Memorial Day afternoon, Whittemore Fun Days begin. Legionnaires grill "World-Famous Legion Burgers" both Monday and Tuesday. 

August: The annual Chicken BBQ and Sweet Corn Feed is held on the third Saturday. The highlight of the day is "Bossie Bingo", which takes place following the meal.

October: Pancake Breakfasts are held on the second Sunday of the month from October - April from 8:00 am until Noon. Pancakes, eggs, sausage, toast and juice or coffee are served by the members of Post 425.