On Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 10:30am the Cos Cob VFW Post 10112 will host a brief ceremony at the monument on Strickland Road across from the Bush-Holley House. Parking is available in the marina lot adjacent to the monument.
Veterans Day is Monday, Nov 11, 2019.
• At 10:30am the community is invited to gather at the top of Greenwich Avenue (at Amogerone Crossway) for the seventh annual “Greenwich Veterans Day Patriotic Walk.” Participants are invited to bring photographs of relatives and friends who served in the military.
• At 11:00am American Legion Post 29, in cooperation with the Greenwich Veterans Council, will host a ceremony at the World War I monument at the corner of Greenwich Avenue and Arch Street. In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held in the Lobby of the Public Safety Building across the street from the monument.
• At Noon there will be a luncheon at Redmen’s Hall, 17 East Elm Street in Greenwich to salute veterans. The Redmen’s Home Association is organizing the event and veterans have priority seating. There will be great food,coffee, USO girls will perform. There is an elevator in the rear of the building. (203) 862-9213.
At 7:00pm the Byram Veterans Association will host a parade, which will step off at the organization’s Headquarters, 300 Delavan Avenue. An open house at Byram Veterans Association’s headquarters “Hornik Hall” follows.