With the Coronavirus pandemic spreading, please take common sense measures to protect yourself. If you or your family are not feeling well, stay home. Avoid large gatherings. Do not touch your face without first washing thoroughly with soap and water. And should you need help, whetjer shopping, errands or just want someone to talk to, please call Tom Moore, 203-918-3767 anytime. If I cannot help you, I'll find it. If you need any kind of professional assistance, cal Tom, the Legion and VA have many resources at our disposal.




Tuesday, April 7, 2020, the US Mint in conjunction with the National Park service, American Legion Posts 78 & 86 and other dignitaries, with unveil the 2020 Connecticut Quarter with Weir's Farm depicted on the flip side. Please join us at East Ridge Middle School in Ridgefield at 10:30 am for the ceremonies.


Friday, April 24, 2020, Post 91 Moosup will be hosting their annual V-J Day parade golf tournament fundraiser. It will be held at Lake of Isles, Mohegan Sun with a 10:00 am registration. Contact Tom Moore for more information.


Saturday, May 2, 2020 Post 86 celebrates our 100th birthday party, at the Post (provided health conditions are markedly improved). We will have remarks from Commander Bill, including a history of the Post, as well as Legion and other guest remarks. Refreshments will be served.


Friday, May 8 & Saturday, May 9, 2020 we will hold our first ever voter registration drive at the Post. We will have the option to register with a mail-in card, or online.


Thursday, May 21, 2020, at 9:00 am, Wilton High School will hold their annual Awards ceremony. Post 86 will present two School Awards as well as the Captain Samuel Polis Scholarship. 


Monday, May 25, 2020 is Memorial Day, and after the ceremonies at Hillside Cemetery, we will hold our annual picnic at the Post.