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The Post hosted State Commanders and Presidents at a spaghetti dinner during the 2016 Legislative Conference in early March. Among those attending was Virginia State President Georgette Dausey, front row third from left, and two female state commanders. Other state officers from the various states also attended.

Several post members prepare to cut the cake marking John Lyon Post's 81st Birthday. The Post was chartered 20 November 1934 in Clarendon, Arlington County, VA..

VA Secretary Robert A. McDonald (left) chats with Post member Shaun Poulin and Grant Vaught (partially hidden) at left during his visit to the Post on 11.8.15.

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Car or cab: From the vicinity of the Vienam War Memorial, go west on Constitution Avenue and onto Interstate 66. Proceed to second exit (1/2 mile past the Potomac River bridges, on the long sweeping curve to the right): Lee Highway/Route 29 (and Roslyn and Key Bridge). **Stay on Lee Highway about a mile. After the overpass (you cross over I-66), you will see Mom's Organic Market on the right at Veitch Street. Turn left onto Veitch Street, then a quick left onto 19th Street. Post is at the end of the block. From the vicinity of the Pentagon, head north on Highway 110 past Arlington Cemetery, and take next exit on the right to Interstate 66. Take immediate exit to Lee Highway/Route 29 and proceed as above (**) to Veitch Street.

From the West/Beltway: Proceed east/ inbound on Interstate 66 to Exit 72 Lee Highway/Spout Run. Turn right at the signal onto Lee Highway. Go about one mile to Bergmann Cleaners on the left at Veitch Street (the one syllable “V” street). Turn right onto Veitch, then an IMMEDIATE left onto 19th Street. Post is on the right at the end of the block.

Subway: Take Orange Line into Virginia to Courthouse Metro Stop and exit on Wilson Boulevard. Walk west (left) to corner of Veitch Street and then north along Veitch about three blocks, turn right onto 19th Street to the end of the block.