2023 Veteran’s Day Celebration

We had a great turnout for Veteran’s Day in Middleburg. First, Boy Scout Troop 2950 cooked a heartfelt breakfast for our Veterans, expressing gratitude not only for their service but also for their enduring support of the troop. Following breakfast, we convened in front of the Post Office to unveil our Middleburg Hometown Heroes Banner … Read more

Middleburg 4th of July 2023: Serving Community Spirit

The small town of Middleburg came alive with patriotism, excitement, and community spirit as the Middleburg American Legion Post 295 and the Middleburg Lions Club teamed up to host a memorable 4th of July celebration at the Middleburg Charter School. This festive event featured a delightful blend of live music, delectable hotdogs and hamburgers, and … Read more

Memorial Day Pasta Feed 2023

Memorial Day is a time when we come together as a community to honor and remember the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the military. Middleburg American Legion Post 195 and Haymarket American Legion Post 1799 commemorated the day by organizing a special Pasta Feed as a show of … Read more

Poppy Drive 2023

In honor of Remembrance Day and Memorial Day weekend, members of American Legion Post 295 took to the streets, distributing Poppies in front of Middleburg Safeway and Giant in Aldie. This heartfelt gesture aimed to commemorate the sacrifices of fallen servicemen and women and support veterans and their families. Throughout the weekend, volunteers dedicated their … Read more

Virginia Piedmont Heritage Area Association: History of the Virginia National Guard

Virginia Piedmont Heritage Area Association (VPHAA), in partnership with American Legion Post 295, proudly hosted an extraordinary event on May 25th, 2023. Attendees had the privilege of joining Army National Guard Historian Aaron Heft as he delved into the captivating experiences of Virginian National Guardsmen from the esteemed 29th Division. This insightful journey took us … Read more

Boys / Girls State Interviews

American Legion Boys and Girls State programs are a fantastic opportunity for young people to learn about civic engagement and leadership. To select the most qualified candidates for these programs, the American Legion Post 295 conducted interviews with high school students from several local schools. Both programs will be conducted from┬áSunday June 18 to Saturday … Read more

Annual Pig Roast

American Legion Post 295 recently held its first annual Pig Roast on Saturday, March 18th, 2023. The event was a huge success, with Legionnaires from nearby Ashburn, Haymarket, and Purcellville Posts in attendance. The event was held as an opportunity for Legionnaires to come together and socialize over delicious food and drinks. The star of … Read more

Town of Middleburg: Grant Writing Workshop

American Legion Post 295 recently hosted the town of Middleburg’s quarterly grant writing workshop led by the Director of Business Development and Community Partnerships of Middleburg, Ali MacIntyre. This workshop is designed to help non-profits of Middleburg learn about and apply for local grants and better understand the grant writing process. The workshop was attended … Read more