SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY (October 20, 2015) – The following events are planned for Sullivan County and the surrounding area, on and around Veteran’s Day.
Saturday, November 7 – The 17th Annual Veterans Day Parade, sponsored by The Woodbourne Fire Company No. 1. Line up: 12:00 p.m. – Step Off: 1:00 p.m.; Route 42/52 (Main Street), Woodbourne. Parade Marshall: John T. Dertinger, Jr. Service to follow at Woodbourne Firehouse.
Tuesday, November 10 – 5:00 p.m. Liberty Elks Lodge 1545, Annual Veterans Dinner (Spaghetti and Meatball). Veterans eat Free, Veterans’ Guests $7.
Wednesday, 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.
Wednesday, November 11- 9:00 a.m. – Veterans Day Ceremony at VFW Post 4947. 9:30 a.m. – Veterans Day Ceremony at the Bloomingburg Firehouse.
Wednesday, 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 Heroes Park in Eldred, in honor of all veterans. Following the ceremony, refreshments will be served and we will have our annual Raffle Drawing.
Wednesday, 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.
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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. Our Ladies Auxiliary will be serving lunch following the program.
Wednesday, November 11 – 10:00 a.m. “Veterans Day” Services will be conducted in the lobby of the Sullivan County Government Center in Monticello. Hosting the ceremonies are American Legion, Jewish War Veterans (JWV) and Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW). The Keynote Speaker will be Capt. Eric Durkins, Chief of Staff, Stewart Air National Guard Base. Refreshments follow the services at the Monticello Elks Lodge. The public is cordially invited to attend. Master of ceremonies is Al Etkin. For further information, contact (845) 794-7271
Wednesday, November 11 – 11:00 a.m. – Post 4947 Color Guard Ceremony at Napanoch Elks Lodge #1971.
Wednesday, November 11 – 11 a.m. – Veterans Day Ceremony at the Roscoe Firehouse.
Wednesday, 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.