Veterans Day: Activities, events and freebies

Veterans Day is Monday, November 11 –  Veteran’s Day parades, activities and freebies…

(SAT) Winston-Salem Veterans Day Parade will start at 10 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of Fourth and Spring Streets, and go down Fourth Street onto Liberty Street, ending at One Triad Plaza. Organizers invite participants and spectators to bring their flags.

Saturday night (NOV 09)   The Winston-Salem Symphony is presenting a concert featuring the US Naval Academy Men’s Glee Club this Saturday (NOV 9) evening at Reynolds Auditorium in Winston-Salem. The concert starts at 7:30pm.  A tribute to America’s heroes with all of your favorite Patriotic anthems, Broadway hits, choir classics, and more!  Tickets info:  www.wssymphony.org/experience/concerts/pops/the-u-s-naval-academy-mens-glee-club/

(Sunday)  Veterans Day Service will be held at 3 p.m. at Germanton Methodist Church, Highway 65 in Germanton. A special effort will be made to recognize Korean War veterans and their families. Everyone is invited to meet at the church to honor all servicemen.

Monday, November 11  Veterans Day Ceremony will be held in King Central Park, 302 Kirby Road in King. Billy Joe Joyce, a U.S. Army veteran, will be the guest speaker.   Central Park Amphitheater starting at 10:15 a.m., with a performance by the West Stokes High School Band followed by musician Taylor Vaden, a Stokes County native. A Dedication Ceremony will be held at the Veteran Memorial site at 11 a.m. with music by Robbie Voss and Eric Marshall, and Eagle Scout Cody McBride will present the Military Dog Memorial Dedication.

 (MON)  Veterans Day Ceremony will be held from 11 a.m. to noon in Perrit Plaza on the Wake Forest University campus to honor all military veterans past and present. Call (336) 758-5545 for more information. http://www.journalnow.com/news/ask_sam/article_c29af290-4757-11e3-99e5-001a4bcf6878.html?mode=print

 (TUE) Honoring ALL veterans with FREE admission to the Wake Forest vs. V-M-I basketball game at the Joel Coliseum this Tuesday (NOV 12) including ALL active duty and veteran military personnel and their families.  Bring your Military I.D.  www.wakeforestsports.com/marketing/promotions.html

 Veteran’s Day Free Meals / Freebies…

http://freebies.about.com/od/freefood/tp/veterans-day-free-meals.htm

http://militarybenefits.info/veterans-day-discounts-sales-deals-free-meals/

Verne Hill

Verne Hill

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Verne Hill


Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm