Veterans Coffee Club

  • FREE
  • Date:Third Thursday of the Month
  • Time:10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Location:B-17 Alliance Museum & Restoration Hangar at McNary Field, Salem

    Join us every third Thursday for a casual cup o’ joe and camaraderie to share your military memories in a safe place. Jokes, photos, and artifacts are always welcome. You’ll find support and friends at the B-17 Alliance Veterans Coffee Club. Our coffee club is open to all veterans and to those who wish to honor our veterans. All ages welcome.

The Veterans Coffee club is a mainstay outreach provided by B-17 Alliance Foundation. 

This no obligations social club, provides a safe place for all veterans and their families to gather and build community.

It is our sincere desire to give all veterans the honor they are due for the sacrifices they have made to serve our country. The program often includes speakers who share historical information or topics that may benefit or be of interest to our veteran communities.

B-17 Alliance is the non-profit restoring the Lacey Lady B-17G Flying Fortress which was once the famous Gas Station Bomber. The Coffee club is hosted alongside this multi-million dollar restoration on the historic McNary Airfield.   

We meet at on the McNary Airfield, Hanger C. GATE W-10 (3278 25th St. SE, Salem, OR. 97302).

Come by and see for yourself.  Join the Club and help return the Lacey Lady to her original flying glory.

Sponsorship Opportunities

It is our honor to offer this veteran outreach that helps heal hidden hurts and encourages our veterans.

Please join us. We’ve outlined benefits based on “Rank”. Review the benefits, choose your RANK and help us Honor the American Spirit that our veterans protect.

Four favorite WWII Veterans.

Speaker Ole’ Olson shares his gun collection.

Speaker Thomas Vanderhoof VFW 661 Uniform collection donates a B-17 Pilot uniform representing Jim Street 15 AF.

We Preserve American History | We Educate Generations | We Inspire Community

The B-17 Alliance Museum and Restoration Hangar C’ is OPEN for tours.

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Bring the family, volunteer, share our page!

CLUB Sponsors

1st Lieutenant