Hillman VFW Post discusses upcoming V-J Day celebration

Eighteen members where on hand during the Hillman VFW Post 2356 meeting Thursday, where discussion centered around the annual V-J Day celebration taking place Aug. 12.

The event kicks off with the annual parade with line-up beginning at 10 a.m. at the Catholic church, where the judging will take place.

The fireworks will be held at dusk, and there is a need for more donations. Checks can be made out to VFW Post 2356 and can be mailed to P.O. Box 352, Hillman, MI 49746.

The Post voted to replace three window in the post’s building.

Friday night fish fries feature cod, walleye, and shrimp every week and to-go meals are available.

Medical supplies are available for loan, call Marv at 733-0838 or Mark at 742-4131. Anyone with medical items no longer needed is asked to call the post so it can upgrade.

The next regular meeting is scheduled for Sept. 7 at 6 p.m.