Events and Happenings

Members Social Hours: Monday through Saturday 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Check out our monthly calendar and our Facebook page for our up coming public events! If you need more information about a specific event please call the club at 207-565-2977.

Good food every Friday night, with ladies night half priced libations. 

 

Karaoke Night!
May
6
7:00 pm19:00

Karaoke Night!

Let's talk karaoke for a moment! Through the efforts of our volunteers, we have made a lot of improvements in our system this month! 4100+ songs have been added to the system, as well as the ability to pull almost any song you might be interested in singing from the web. We have remade the master list and added sign-up slips to make things run smoothly. Hope to see our friends and neighbors out and singing up a storm!! Prizes will be available for best singer, best group, and worst singer! Karaoke this month will fall on the 6th and 20th of May, from 7-11PM. 1/2 priced drinks for the ladies 6-9PM!

Friday Note: In honor of Cinqo de Mayo, on the 6th, we will have Mexican Potluck dinner starting around 5:00PM and Margarita specials!! Feel free to bring your specialty Mexican dish!!

 

 

This event is open to the public!

Prime Rib
May
7
5:00 pm17:00

Prime Rib

The monthly Prime Rib Dinner is on Saturday beginning at 5:00 PM; we are urging everyone to make a reservation because we are reaching our service limit; the cost (with a reservation) is $25.00 and you can make one by replying to this e-mail or calling 565-2977. Make sure to specify the number of reservations you want and please leave a name.

Prime Rib, $25 per adult, kids 1/2 price for meat, or free if they want hot dogs! Reservations are strongly suggested! Music from The Pick-Ups!

Guitar and Snacks
May
11
4:00 pm16:00

Guitar and Snacks

If you are interested in guitar lessons at the Club, please call Tom Taylor at 565-2967; he has three time slots available each Wednesday from 4 pm to 7 pm. 

Also there will be yummy snacks provided by Ron and Teresa!

Open Mic Night in Franklin!
May
13
7:00 pm19:00

Open Mic Night in Franklin!

If you haven't heard about our Open Mic Nights here at the Veterans Club, then maybe you should give us a try!

We've also made a few tweaks to the Open Mic Fridays! We've added a sign-up sheet at the door to assure that everyone that wants to perform gets their shot! We will be set up at 5 for you early birds, with Banned From Eden joining in at 7. As always, BFE will be available to back you up if you want a band, or play solo if that's your preference! Ladies drinks 1/2 price 6-9! Open Mic Nights in May are on the 13th and 27th, and run till 11PM.

 

A great way to start the weekend!

Ladies night 1/2 priced drinks from 6-9

Memorial Day and schedule
May
30
6:00 am06:00

Memorial Day and schedule

Last, but certainly not least, our Memorial Day schedule is as follows:

6:00AM - Please join us for our Sunrise Ceremony at the flag on the hill in the cemetery across the street from the club.

6:30-8:30AM - Breakfast will be served at the club, free and open to the public! (breakfast pastry donations needed!)

8:30AM - Line-up for the Parade! Meet at the club!

9:00AM - Parade from the club to the Veterans Memorial in Town Square!

9:30AM - Ceremony to honor Franklin Vets at the Veterans Memorial.

11:00AM - Spaghetti Lunch, by donation to raise funds for Flags Over Franklin!!


May Members Monthly Meeting
May
5
6:00 pm18:00

May Members Monthly Meeting

The Members Monthly Meeting will be on May 5th at 6PM. We will have a special guest this month! Roger Goodoak is with the Maine Homeless Veterans Alliance, and he will be here to discuss his mission. Roger is a veteran who works primarily in the Portland area, and does great work helping homeless veterans with anything they may need, from blankets and toiletries, to assistance with accessing their benefits through the VA, and he sure could use our help! Potluck dinner starts at 5, with the meeting at 6. 

This meeting is not open to the public.

Snacks and Guitar
May
4
4:00 pm16:00

Snacks and Guitar

If you are interested in guitar lessons at the Club, please call Tom Taylor at 565-2967; he has three time slots available each Wednesday from 4 pm to 7 pm. 

Also there will be yummy snacks provided by Ron and Teresa!

Franklin Vet's Club Spring Auction
Apr
30
5:00 pm17:00

Franklin Vet's Club Spring Auction

 Hey Supporters! This Saturday, April 30th, the Vets Club will be holding it's semi-annual Auction from 5-7PM! Auction items will include antiques and collectibles, a PA System, lovely wooden computer desk, an equally lovely personal bar, a door, exercise equipment, a rattan and brushed iron room divider, a wooden beaded doorway curtain from Thailand, many smaller household items, and plenty more items coming in every day! Proceeds will benefit the General Donation Fund, and we will have pizza courtesy of 182 Pizza and yummy homemade subs for your dining enjoyment! We have a lot of fun with these auctions, for several good causes, so come on out and join us!!

Polish Pot Luck Dinner and the Ukulele Army!
Apr
23
5:00 pm17:00

Polish Pot Luck Dinner and the Ukulele Army!

This Saturday at the Vets Club, one of our more anticipated events will be happening! It's Polish Dinner Night!! Among the items on the menu will be Smoked and Fresh Kielbasa, Pork Roast in Saurkraut with Apples and Mushrooms, Pork Ribs in Saurkraut, Stuffed Cabbage and Green Peppers, Chicken Soup, Borsch, Poscka Bread, Pierogies, Potato Pancakes, Everything that you can imagine Pickled, and many Desserts that I can't spell. Dinner will be from 5-7PM. Suggested donation of $9.00, very much appreciated!

Will we have great music at this event performed by the UM Machias Ukulele Group. Dubbed the Ukulele Army this was the group that joined us last month at our Boiled Dinner!

Open Mic Night and dancing!
Apr
22
7:00 pm19:00

Open Mic Night and dancing!

Open Mic Night, Open Mic Night! Come to the Franklin Veterans Club this Friday night, April 22nd and join us for a night of music, and dancing. Yes, people there is dancing! There will be music from  7:00 PM to 11:00PM.  There is no charge for the Friday music events but we do solicit donations to support our fundraising activities.

Friday Night is Ladies Night with 1/2 priced drinks from 6 pm to 9 pm!

Lasagna Dinner
Apr
16
5:00 pm17:00

Lasagna Dinner

On Saturday, April 16th, we will be hosting a Lasagna Dinner with caesar salad and garlic bread from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a suggested donation of 9.00/person, there is no charge for children 12 and under.

Boiled Dinner
Apr
9
5:00 pm17:00

Boiled Dinner

On Saturday, April 9th, we will be hosting a Boiled Dinner from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a suggested donation of 9.00/person, there is no charge for children 12 and under.

Open Mic Night and Banned from Eden
Apr
8
7:00 pm19:00

Open Mic Night and Banned from Eden

The Open Mic Nights are the 8th and the 22nd from 7:00 PM to 11:00PM.  There is no charge for the Friday music events but we do solicit donations to support our fundraising activities.

Friday Night is Ladies Night with 1/2 priced drinks from 6 pm to 9 pm!

Snacks and Guitar
Mar
30
4:00 pm16:00

Snacks and Guitar

Snacks served by Ron and Teresa every Wednesday afternoon here at the club and guitar lessons given by Tom Taylor from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. 

Game Night
Mar
28
4:00 pm16:00

Game Night

We'll be starting Game Nights this month every Monday, including Pool, Darts, and Cribbage!

Lasagna Dinner
Mar
26
5:00 pm17:00

Lasagna Dinner

The club will be hosting a Lasagna Dinner from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a suggested donation of $9.00/person. There will be home made lasagna with lots of cheese, Caesar salad and garlic bread.

 This part of the Club's Saturday night dinners. Come with friends and have dinner, listen to some music and relax!

Open Mic Night and Banned from Eden
Mar
25
7:00 pm19:00

Open Mic Night and Banned from Eden

The Open Mic Nights are the 11th and the 25th from 7:00 PM to 11:00PM.  There is no charge for the Friday music events but we do solicit donations to support our fundraising activities.

Friday Night is Ladies Night with 1/2 priced drinks from 6 pm to 9 pm!

 

Snacks and Guitar Lessons
Mar
23
4:00 pm16:00

Snacks and Guitar Lessons

If you are interested in guitar lessons at the Club, please call Tom Taylor at 565-2967; he has three time slots available each Wednesday from 4 pm to 7 pm. 

Also there will be yummy snacks provided by Ron and Teresa!
 

Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner
Mar
19
5:00 pm17:00

Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner

On Saturday, March 19th, we will be hosting a Boiled Dinner from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a suggested donation of $9.00/person - there is no charge for children 12 and under.

Snacks and Guitar Lessons
Mar
16
4:00 pm16:00

Snacks and Guitar Lessons

If you are interested in guitar lessons at the Club, please call Tom Taylor at 565-2967; he has three time slots available each Wednesday from 4 pm to 7 pm. 

Also there will be yummy snacks provided by Ron and Teresa!

Game Night
Mar
14
4:00 pm16:00

Game Night

We'll be starting Game Nights this month every Monday, including Pool, Darts, and Cribbage!

Baked Ham Dinner
Mar
12
5:00 pm17:00

Baked Ham Dinner

On Saturday, March 12th, there will be a Baked Ham Dinner from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, again with a suggested donation of $9.00.

Open Mic and Banned from Eden
Mar
11
7:00 pm19:00

Open Mic and Banned from Eden

Our Friday music events continue in March with Open Mic on Friday the 11th and the 25th;  this music event runs 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM.

Remember that every Friday night is Ladies Night with 1/2 price drinks for the ladies, now from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.

Pizza and Subs
Feb
27
5:00 pm17:00

Pizza and Subs

On Saturday, February 27th, we will be having Pizza and Subs from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a suggested donation of $9.00/person. 

Boiled Dinner
Feb
20
5:00 pm17:00

Boiled Dinner

On Saturday, February 20th, we will be hosting a Boiled Dinner from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a suggested donation of 9.00/person, there is no charge for children 12 and under.

Lasagna Dinner
Feb
13
5:00 pm17:00

Lasagna Dinner

On Saturday, February 13th, we will be hosting a Lasagna Dinner from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with a suggested donation of $9.00/person.  This is part of the Club's Saturday night dinners and your reviews of the meals have been fantastic!