SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY (November 8, 2012) – The following are Veterans Day events scheduled for Sullivan County, NY. Please note that some events happen on Saturday, some on Sunday, and some take place on Monday.
WOODBOURNE – Saturday, November 10: The 14th Annual Veterans Day Parade, Sponsored by The Woodbourne Fire Company No. 1. Line up: Noon – Step Off – 1:00 p.m.; Route 42/52 (Main Street) Woodbourne-Service to follow at Woodbourne Firehouse. Guest of Honor: Sgt Matthew Robinson, U.S. Army (Investigator) – (Graduate of Fallsburg Central School)
MONTICELLO: Sunday, November 11 – 10:30 a.m. Veterans Day Service will be held at the Sullivan County Government Center in Monticello. Al Etkin, Master of Ceremonies – This annual event is hosted by the American Legion, Jewish War Veterans and the Veterans of Foreign Wars all of Monticello.
There will be featured reports by James Sennett, President of Rolling Thunder Chapter 4 as well as Stephanie and Craig Johnson from Support Our Troops Program. Refreshments follow the services at the Monticello Elks Lodge and all are welcome to attend.
LIBERTY: Sunday, November 11 – 10:30 a.m. Clarence Hoyt VFW Post 9217 observing Veterans Day at the Liberty Elks Lodge, No. 1545, 21 John Street, Liberty. The public is invited, refreshments will be served.
LONG EDDY: Sunday, November 11 – 11:00 a.m. – The Allan Milk Memorial VFW Post 7276 will have a Veterans Day Service at the Long Eddy Firehouse. Our guest will be John Crotty, Director of the Sullivan County Veterans Agency. Following the service, lunch will be hosted by the Ladies Auxiliary…all are invited to attend.
WHITE LAKE: Sunday, November 11 – 11:00 a.m. Sgt. Andrew C. Brucher Memorial Post 5499 will be conducting a service on Veterans Day, at the Veterans Park in Kauneonga Lake.
WURTSBORO: Sunday, November 11 – 11:00 a.m. Veterans Day Service, Veterans Park, Wurtsboro – Sponsored by The American Legion Post 1266 – Guest Speaker will be Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther; refreshments to follow @ the Legion Post.
ELDRED: Sunday, November 11 – 1:30 p.m. Veterans Day Service – The Tusten-Highland Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6427, along with American Legion Post 1363, the American Legion Ambulance, and the Yulan and Highland Lakes Fire Departments will be attending Veterans Day Services at the Heroes Park in Eldred, New York, at Proctor Road at Route 55.
GRAHAMSVILLE: Monday, November 12 – 11:00 a.m. – Grahamsville Rural Cemetery – Flag Exchange Ceremony sponsored by the Grahamsville Rural Cemetery. Dennis Ackerley Memorial Post 8648 will provide the Honor Guard.
(Photo – Carol Montana)