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SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY (November 7, 2014) – There are many Veteran’s Day events taking place in Sullivan County. Here is a listing for some of them.
Woodbourne: Saturday, November 8 – The 16th 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 Michael Epstein, US Army, Desert Shield/Desert Storm.
Monticello: Tuesday, November 11 – 10:30 a.m. Veterans’ Day Services will be conducted in the lobby of the Sullivan County Government Center in Monticello. Hosting the ceremonies are The American Legion, The Jewish War Veterans and The Veterans of Foreign Wars. Refreshments follow the services at the Monticello Elks Lodge. Master of Ceremonies is Al Etkin. For further information call (845) 794-7271
Liberty: Liberty Elks Lodge #1545 will be hosting A Spaghetti & Meatball Dinner for Veterans on Tuesday, November 11 – 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Free to All Veterans, all others $5.00.
Long Eddy: Tuesday, November 11 – 11:00 a.m. – The Allan Milk Memorial VFW Post 7276 will conduct Veterans’ Day Observances at the Long Eddy Firehouse. Area veterans and the public are welcome to join us. The Ladies Auxiliary will be serving lunch following the program.
White Lake: Tuesday, November 11 – 11:00 a.m. – Sgt. Andrew Brucher VFW Post 5499 will be conducting Veterans’ Day Services at the Veterans Park in Kauneonga Lake. All veterans and the public are invited. Please arrive by 10:45 a.m., hence the service can start promptly.
Wurtsboro: Tuesday, November 11, 11:00 a.m. – American Legion Post 1266 will conduct Veterans Day Services at the Veterans Park, Sullivan Street, Wurtsboro, Refreshments to follow at the Legion Post, 92 Pine Street.
Eldred: Tuesday, November 11, 11:00 a.m. – Tusten-Highland-Lumberland VFW Post 6427 and the Sylvan-Liebla American Legion Post 1363 will hold a Veterans’ Day Service at Hero’s Park in Eldred, in honor of all veterans. Following the ceremony, refreshments will be served and there will be a raffle drawing.
Grahamsville: Tuesday, November 11, 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.
Bloomingburg: Tuesday, November 11 – 9:00 a.m. – Veterans’ Day Ceremony at VFW Post 4947
Bloomingburg: Tuesday, November 11 – 9:30 a.m. – Veterans’ Day Ceremony at the Bloomingburg Firehouse.
Napanoch: Tuesday, November 11 – 11:00 a.m. – Post 4947 Color Guard Ceremony at Napanoch Elks Lodge #1971.
Roscoe: Tuesday, November 11 – 9:00 a.m. – Veterans’ Day Ceremony at the Roscoe Firehouse.