Saturday, November 11, 2017
A list of services, ceremonies and other events for Veterans Day as submitted to The Vindicator. All are today .
Girard: The Girard Veterans Council will conduct a parade at 11 a.m. The parade will begin at Boardman Medical Supply and travel south on Market Street to the bridge on West Liberty Street, where a small service will take place, then return to the city building to conclude the service.
Beaver Township: Veterans Day program, 1 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial, corner of state Route 164 and state Route 165. In case of inclement weather, the program will take place at the fire station.
Struthers: A Veterans Day public ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. at Struthers Memorial Stadium, at the corner of Morrison Street and Euclid Avenue. Guest speaker will be Robert Zanni, a high-school teacher and senior master sergeant.
Youngstown: The Tyler History Center, 325 W. Federal St., will host Stars, Stripes and Servings from noon to 4 p.m. More than 30 family dishes are being prepared by bakers whose recipes are included in the new cookbook “The Recipes of Youngstown.” A portion of the proceeds will be used to fund a new scholarship at the Youngstown State University Foundation to provide assistance to military veterans finishing their education. Admission is free, and tasting tickets are six for $5. Tickets are available for raffle baskets. For information, call 330-743-2589 or visit www.mahoninghistory.org.
Youngstown: A Veterans Day program hosted by the United Veterans Council of Greater Youngstown and Its Environs and the Mahoning County Veterans Service Commission is scheduled for 11 a.m. at the Mahoning County Courthouse, 120 Market St. The county commissioners will host a reception with light refreshments before the program. Nichole Coleman, executive director of the Hancock County Veterans Service Office, will deliver the keynote address.