From the VA Medical Center:
VA Western New York Healthcare System is celebrating National Veterans Awareness Week at the Batavia and Buffalo sites. All veterans are encouraged to wear their medals as America recognizes veterans on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11, 2008.
Monday, November 10, 10:00 a.m. – Buffalo, 1:00 p.m. – Batavia
Professional Umpire, Mr. Jerry Lane visits veterans.
Tuesday, November 11, 10:00 a.m. - Batavia site
Veterans Day Ceremony is held by the Flag Pole at Building 3 on the grounds of the Batavia site, VA Western New York Healthcare System, 222 Richmond Avenue. Genesee County veterans groups coordinate the event followed by a coffee social in Building 4 Recreation Hall.
Tuesday, November 11, 2:00 p.m. – Buffalo site
Traditional Veterans Day program is open to all in Freedom Hall, room 301 at the Buffalo site, VA Western New York Healthcare System, 3495 Bailey Avenue. Steven M. Larwood, Command Chief Master Sergeant, US Air Force Reserve 914th Airlift Wing will deliver the keynote address. Events are open to the public.