What's Happening at Johnson-Phelps?


Johnson-Phelps hosts many events throughout the year to raise funds to help the community in so many ways.  Below is a list of events so you can stay abreast of all the events and functions as they are happening.

Current & Upcoming Events

EVENT: Karaoke Night!
DATE: Sat. November 11, 2017
TIME: 8:00 PM - Midnight
INFO: Bring yourself, your family and your friends and have a great night of Karaoke fun with us! Sing, Dance and cheer on your favorites! Music provided by Angelo Negrette Vocal One Entertainment.
EVENT: Auxiliary 5220 Christmas Party
DATE: December 19, 2017
TIME: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST: $16 - includes buffet dinner, entertainment, and raffles!
INFO: Ticket Sale Deadline TBA
EVENT: New Years Party!
DATE: December 31, 2017
TIME: 7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
COST: $40.00 per person Ticket Deadline December 27. Tickets will not be available at the door.
INFO: Sit down dinner, open bar, entertainment by DJ Mike, party favors, Champagne fountain! Come celebrate and bring in the new year with Johnson-Phelps VFW Post #5220!

Regularly Scheduled Events

EVENT: Annual Johnson-Phelps VFW Blood Drive
DATE: March 25, 2017
TIME: Schedule your Appointment; 
Call 877-543-3768 or go online and use the group code at: 
http://lifesource.org
INFO: Appointments recommended, Eat well, Stay hydrated, Bring your ID
EVENT: 3rd Annual 'Help Veterans Go Fishing'
DATE: April 9, 2017
TIME: 1pm
INFO: Our Veterans deserve ways to help cope with PTSD, physical and mental issues as well as daily stress. VFW Post 5220 helps to gather fishing gear for our veterans to allow them to go fishing and enjoy some peaceful time to relax. Please read our flyer (link below) and donate your unused, new or excess fishing gear for this upcoming event! If you have gear you'd like to donate, please contact any of the following:
EVENT: Annual Ladies Auxiliary Penny Social
DATE: April 23, 2017
TIME: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
INFO: Raffle Table, Food, Beverages, Nickel-Dime-Quarter tables
EVENT: Annual Poppy Day
DATE: May 4, 5 & 6, 2017
INFO: Poppies are on sale again! Please consider purchasing to benefit the Veterans! Poppy Judging for the best display is Monday May 22nd at 6:00 pm.
EVENT: Annual Blind Vets Recognition Day
DATE: May 7, 2017
TIME: Starts at 1:00 PM
WHERE: VFW Banquet Hall
INFO: Party for the Hines VA Hospital's Veterans of the Blind Unit. Music by DJ Mike "Italian Stallion".
EVENT: Annual Post Picnic
DATE: August 6, 2017
TIME: 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
WHERE: Oak Lawn VFW Post #5220
COST: $5.00 per person
INFO: Bring your meat to cook we provide the salads! Music by DJ Mike "Italian Stallion" and Cake Auction!
EVENT: Annual Ladies Auxiliary Craft and Vendor Show
DATE: October 22, 2017
TIME: 10:00am - 3:00pm
INFO: Over 30 Crafters and Vendors. There will be food and a raffle, come enjoy the wonderful display of hand crafted, visit our food vendors and sign up for the raffle giveaways. If interested in renting a table, please contact Christine Schultz:
EVENT: Halloween Party in the Lounge!
DATE: Sat., October 28, 2017
TIME: Festivities start at 7pm
INFO: Fun! Drinks! Entertainment by DJ Mike and a costume contest! Come join us for some "Freaky Fun"!
EVENT: Auxiliary 5220 Christmas Party
DATE: December 19, 2017
TIME: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
COST: $16 - includes buffet dinner, entertainment, and raffles!
INFO: Ticket Sale Deadline TBA
EVENT: New Years Party!
DATE: December 31, 2017
TIME: 7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
COST: $40.00 per person Ticket Deadline December 27. Tickets will not be available at the door.
INFO: Sit down dinner, open bar, entertainment by DJ Mike, party favors, Champagne fountain! Come celebrate and bring in the new year with Johnson-Phelps VFW Post #5220!