Elgin Post 57 started its 2nd game of Queen of Hearts program on MONDAY, April 22nd, 2019 at 8 PM. Mary Ann R. was the winner and selected Card # 18. That card was the 9 (nine) of diamonds and Mary Ann won $50.00. Next Week's Jackpot will be $1,403.00 and the drawing will take place on Monday, 04/29/2019 at 8 P.M. Tickets will be available at the Canteen during regular business hours and will be sold up to 15 minutes before the drawing. Net Ticket sales will be added to the remaining Jack Pot for the next weeks drawing. Ticket are 6 for $5.00 (sold in $5.00 lots only) and participants can purchase as many tickets as they want. Tickets need to be purchased (cash only) in person at the Post 57 Canteen and participants must be at least 18 years old to play. Participants do not have to be present to win. This program is open to the public

820 N. Liberty Street 
Elgin, IL 60120 

10am - 9pm Monday - Thursday 

10am - 10pm Friday - Saturday 

10am - 7pm Sunday 

This week's Jackpots are listed below:


*  Every Monday, QUEEN of HEARTS!!!!  Drawing at 8:00pm

*  Every Thursday, Family Burger & Steak Night - 5:30 - 7:30PM

with LIGHTNING (After 6pm),

*  Every Friday, Fish Fry, 4 - 7pm, BINGO, Early Bird - 7pm, BINGO - 7:30pm

*  Every Sunday, BINGO, Early Bird - 1:30pm, BINGO - 2pm

* April 7th, Country Dance, 5:30pm - 9:30pm

*  April 9th, Post Meeting, 7pm 

*  April 10th, Spaghetti Dinner, 5 - 7pm

*  April 19th, Good Friday, Fish Fry extended to 8pm

*  April 21st, Easter Buffet, 9am - Noon

*  April 26th, VA Benefit Day, 9:30am - 2pm (Click Here)

*  April 27th, AID Spring Fling, Noon - 4pm

Click for Complete Calendar:  March or April

Craig Essick, commander of the American Legion Elgin Post 57, pins the World War II Victory Medal on veteran Eugene Termini during a ceremony Sunday. Termini, who lives at the Vines Senior Homes in Elgin, had been waiting for 73 years to receive the medals he earned for his service. Joe Lewnard | Staff Photographer


We are the largest Veteran's organization of Veterans helping Veterans. Begun in 1919, and still serving our Veterans and their families today.  

General Information  

You are eligible to become a member of the American Legion, and we would like you to join us here at Elgin Post 57 if you meet the following requirements as established by The United States Congress:  

* Honorable Discharge from the United States Military (all branches of service including Merchant Marines who served during WW2)-  

* Provide us with a copy of your DD214 (if you cannot provide one, we can help you to secure a copy of yours)-  

The dates of eligibility are:  

WW1 (4/6/17 - 11/11/18)  
WW2 (12/7/41 - 12/31/46)  
Korea (6/25/50 - 1/31/55)  
Viet Nam (2/28/61 - 5/7/75)  
Grenada/Lebanon (8/24/82 - 7/31/84)  
Panama (12/20/89 - 1/31/90)  
Persian Gulf War (8/20/90 until cessation)  

We look forward to you joining us here as a member of the American Legion Elgin Post 57, or as a member of the American Legion (Women's) Auxiliary Unit 57, or the Sons of the American Legion Squadron 57!

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