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February : Firing completed.   We will be doing another firing weekend for Feb 2017



1st:  8pm-  Post membership meeting

8th: 7:30pm- Post Auxiliary meeting

26th-  7pm to 12pm Concert to benefit VFW.



5th:  8pm- Post membership meeting

12th: 7:30 pm- Post Auxiliary meeting



2nd:  Loyalty Day event with awards given  

           to Patiot's Pen winners.

3rd: 8pm- Post membership meeting

10th: 7:30- Post Auxiliary meeting


Post membership meetings are the first Tuesday of every month unless posted.


Post Auxiliary meetings are the second Tuesday of every month unless posted.



1.    Members invited to fire crossbow at Targetteers in Saddle Brook.    Hosted by Commander and range paid for by post.


2.   Members invited to fire high powered compound bows at Targetters.   Hosted by Commander and range paid for by post.


3.   Members (3 maximum) invited each session to ride mountainbikes through easy mountainbike trails.  Mountainbikes and helmets provided by Commander.   Members who show capabilites to ride these trails at Dunkerhook Park in Paramus can schedule for much harder trails in a future session at Ramapo Mountain State Forrest.


4.   Members (2 Maximum) invited each session to use tandem kayak at Overpeck Park in Ridgefield Park.    Kayak, oars, life vests, and supplies provided by Commander.  Instruction and oversite provided by Commnader in separate kayak.
















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Below find the listing of our 2015 Roster of Post Officers for the Bogota VFW and for Auxiliary

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     W a l s h, J o h n    J.

Information posted in this section pertains to who and what we are, and historical information.   Events that have involved the membership are posted under the Veterans Events tab above.   Events not conducted by the membership of the VFW are posted under News, Non-Vet Events, Other.

Below find the listing of our 2015 membership roster for VFW Post 5561, Bogota, New Jersey. Please post in our comments if any member far way from us is deceased or ill that we are not aware of on this list. A listing of all members since the post first opened will be compiled and posted on this website at a later date