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The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation’s largest veterans service organization, committed to mentoring and sponsorship of youth programs in our communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting a strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow service members and veterans.

This site is dedicated to providing information and resources to those seeking information regarding the American Legion, and Post activities in the Dripping Springs, TX area.  Check our announcements blog and calendar for the latest notices.  Browse our news feed for Legion related news.  Follow us on Twitter @Post290TX.

Message from the Commander
Thank you for stopping by the American Legion Post 290 Website. As the 2015-2016 Commander, I would like to encourage all veterans who served our nation during times of conflict, to consider joining a great group of Americans. Our mission is to care for the well being of veterans, their families, and to be an asset to the community of Dripping Springs. Look for us on Facebook and Twitter.  We meet on the first Thursday of every month.  Send us a note through our Contact Us page if you have any questions or comments.  Thank you!

Mark Kendezora, American Legion Post 290 Commander


Hays County News

Dripping Springs, TX (http://www.cityofdrippingsprings.com/)- The Hill Country beckons to you - and the gateway to that beautiful scenery begins in the small, slow-paced and welcoming city of Dripping Springs.  Stop, take a deep breath and stay around to enjoy the nice people, wonderful shops and good eats.

The "dripping springs" which served as the catalyst for the name of the city, is located in the heart of Dripping Springs.  Visitors from all over the globe come to enjoy the history of our city, shop in well-known establishments and enjoy world famous barbecue. 

Spend the day in Dripping Springs touring area vineyards, sampling locally produced salsas and jellies or traveling just down the road to hike, swim or enjoy the scenery at Hamilton Pool, Pedernales Falls State Park and West Cave Preserve.  And after a wonderful day in Dripping Springs, come relax and enjoy the hill country ambiance of one of our charming Bed and Breakfasts! - Dripping Springs Chamber of Commerce http://www.drippingspringstx.org/visitor/index.asp

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