VFW is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting veterans and their families

ATASCADERO — The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) 2814 of Atascadero is inviting the community to join them at a variety of events scheduled in May. VFW 2814 is located at 9555 Morro Road in Atascadero.

Breakfast at the VFW: Mother’s Day Celebration, May 8

Celebrate Mom with a hot, homemade breakfast prepared by Post Officers from 9 to 11 a.m. inside The Canteen. Drink specials will be available along with the full bar.

Atascadero Citywide Yard Sale, May 14

From 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Over 100 organizations and private homes throughout the city will participate in a massive citywide yard sale organized by the Parents for Joy non-profit. For full details and a list of locations, visit atascaderoyardsale.com.

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Free Drive-Thru Community Shred Event, May 21

Hosted by the VFW Auxiliary 2814, the community can safely and securely dispose of old paperwork at our second-ever Shred Event from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Professional shredding company, Shred 2 U, will handle the disposing of the paper immediately at the Post through a drive-through service (enter at Santa Rosa Road). A donation of $5 per banker’s box of paperwork is suggested. All proceeds benefit VFW 2814.

Breakfast at the VFW, May 21

Enjoy a hot, homemade pancake breakfast prepared by the VFW Auxiliary Officers from 9 to 11 a.m. inside The Canteen for only $9. 

Memorial Day Services, May 30

The VFW 2814 invites the community to join us at the following activities to honor our fallen brothers and sisters: 11 a.m. Graveside Services at Atascadero Pine Mountain Cemetery, 12 p.m. Services at Faces of Freedom Veterans Memorial, and 1 p.m. Lunch at the VFW: complimentary hamburgers and potluck sides and dessert.

Burgers & Brats Lunch, Every Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Enjoy a freshly grilled hamburger or handmade bratwurst lunch starting at only $5. Each meal includes condiments, a bag of chips, and a cup of chili.

The Canteen at VFW 2814 opens at 4 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Friday, and Sunday, 2 p.m. on Saturdays, and 11 a.m. on Wednesdays (Closed Thursdays, with exception of special events.) Hours may vary for special events. Events are open to the public unless otherwise specified. Visit vfwpost2814.org for more details.

About VFW 2814

The VFW 2814 of Atascadero is a non-profit organization dedicated to the service, care, and support of veterans and their families in San Luis Obispo County and beyond. Comprised of veterans and direct relatives of veterans, VFW 2814 hosts a variety of events and activities throughout the year to bring awareness to veterans’ issues or fundraise to support a variety of programs that benefit veterans and their families. The Canteen at the VFW 2814 is a full bar serving distilled spirits, beer, and wine in addition to non-alcoholic options. Most events are open to the public unless otherwise specified. For more information about VFW 2814 and its events, visit vfwpost2814.org