Veterans Day events

  • Fri Nov 4th, 2011 9:17pm
  • News

Here are Veterans Day ceremonies and events planned around Snohomish County. If your event isn’t listed, please email information to newstips@heraldnet.com.

Arlington

Lakewood High School offers a free continental Veterans Day Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday at 17023 11th Ave. NE in Arlington. An assembly follows at 8:15 a.m. All veterans and their families are welcome.

Edmonds

Edmonds Community College offers a remembrance of veterans at its “Boots to Books” veterans monument 12:30 p.m. Thursday at 20000 68th Ave. W. in Lynnwood. A grand opening of the Veterans Resource Center is planned for 2:30 to 4 p.m. Nov. 10 in Lynnwood Hall on the campus. For more information, go to www.edcc.edu/campus.

Music will be featured at “Salute to America” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N. in Edmonds. Hear the Sno-King Community Chorale and Shoreline Concert Band. For tickets, call 425-275-9595.

A Veterans Day tour is planned for 11 a.m. Friday at Edmonds Memorial Cemetery, 820 15th St. SW in Edmonds. Learn about veterans buried in the cemetery in talks by Betty Deebach Gaeng and Dale E. Hoggins. For more information, call Dale Hoggins at 425-776-1543.

Everett

Jackson High School offers “A Tribute to Our Veterans” at 9:10 a.m. Thursday at 1508 136th St. SE in Mill Creek.

Navy Yacht Club Everett offers an informal Veterans Day observance at 3 p.m. Friday at the 12th Street Marina visitors float. All branches of service will be remembered.

A Free Veterans Day Memorial Concert is planned for 7:30 p.m. Friday at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. Hear choirs from Trinity Episcopal, Our Savior’s Lutheran, The Everett Chorale, Trinity Lutheran College, Cascade Brass Quintet and the Chancel and Handbell Choirs of First Presbyterian Church.

Everett Elks Lodge No. 479 Annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner is planned for 5 p.m. Nov. 12 at Everett Elks Lodge, 2802 Hoyt Ave. It costs $10 for nonveterans. Buy a vet a roast beef dinner. Make a reservations by 425-308-6133.

Lake Stevens

A Veterans Day Breakfast and Assembly is planned Thursday at 2908 113th Ave. NE. Breakfast begins at 7:15 a.m. and the assembly follows at 8:30 a.m. For more information, call Joe Cronin, Leadership teacher at LSHS, 425-335 -1515.

Lynnwood

A Veterans Day ceremony is planned for 11 a.m. Friday at Lynnwood Veterans Park Ceremony, 19300 44th Ave. W. With NW Junior Pipe Band, members of VFW Post 1040 and American Legion Post 37.

Mill Creek

A Veterans Day Ceremony is planned for 11 a.m. Friday at the Veterans Monument located in Library Park, 15429 Bothell Everett Highway. The ceremony will include guest speaker, U.S. Navy Cmdr. Daniel Limberg, executive officer of the Everett Naval Station.

Monroe

A Veterans Day event is planned for 1 p.m. Friday at Veteran’s Memorial Park, intersection of U.S. 2 and Main Street. First ceremony in 50 years. Visit the Monroe Historical Society Museum, 207 E. Main St., after the ceremony to see a Veterans Day exhibit.