American Legion to meet Feb. 25

American Legion Post 275 La Jolla will meet at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 25, a change from the regular third Thursday. The group meets at La Jolla Shores Hotel, 8110 Camino del Oro.

Kirk Leoparad, director of the Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery on Point Loma, will talk about the history of National Cemeteries in our country and of Fort Rosecrans, and the new National Cemetery at Miramar Marine Air Corps Station.

Future speakers will be Jeoffry B. Gordo of Coronado on the economy in March and Suzanne Moineau, an assistant professor and director of communicative science and disorders at Cal State San Marcos.

All veterans and active duty personnel are invited. The La Jolla post has been active since the late 1920s.

Cost of $15 includes parking. Contact Cmdr. Jose Payne King at or (619) 572-1022 for reservations.