Veterans’ Day will be a busy day and here are all the events the public is invited to attend:
North Platte’s Veterans of Foreign Wars post is operating and invites the general public to its annual Bean Feed on Veterans’ Day, Monday, Nov. 11.
The meal will begin at noon at VFW Post 1504, 2100 E. Fourth St. There is no charge. Donations will be accepted to offset the cost of the beans and ham.
• 11 a.m. — ceremony at the American Legion Hall (next door to the VFW.)
• Noon — free ham and bean lunch at the VFW.
• 1:30 p.m. — New veterans memorial in Maxwell will be dedicated.
• 2 p.m. — Service and ceremony at the North Platte 20th Century Veterans’ Memorial.
• 4 p.m. — Parade downtown – CANCELLED due to cold weather.
• 5-8 p.m. — Veterans appreciation meal at 319 E. Francis. Celebrating the 244th birthday of the U.S. Marines.