Veterans Day Program in Solvang

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Event Date: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 11:00

 

Friday, November 10, 2017

Veterans Day Program in Solvang

Location: Solvang Veterans Memorial Hall

Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

1745 Mission Drive Solvang, CA

Price: Free

Come honor our Veterans!

The Veterans Day program in Solvang will be held at the Solvang Veterans Memorial Hall. It will last approximately one and a half hours. There will be a free lunch to follow.

Program includes:

  • Flag Raising in front of building by members of Solvang American Legion Post 160
  • Call to the Colors/Taps by Bugler Michael Roberts
  • Opening Remarks by Alvin Salge, Commander, VFW Post 7139
  • Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag
  • Singing of Star Spangled Banner by Santa Ynez Valley Master Chorale; Michael Eglin, Director
  • Boy Scout Troop presents flags representing the branches of services: Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, Coast Guard, Merchant Marines; and the POW/MIA flag brought in by Rudie Henderson, a former Commander of VFW Post and current Junior Vice Commander, and USAF Korean War Veteran. 
  • Performance: Santa Ynez Valley Union High School Band directed by Allen Smithson
  • Key Note Speaker, Col Robert York Jr., Commander, 30th Space Wing Medical Group, VAFB
  • Performance: Santa Ynez Valley Master Chorale
  • Speaker: Jeff Willis, Former USMC Sgt and VFW Post Chaplain and American Legion Post Adjutant
  • Performance: Santa Ynez Valley High School Jazz Band directed by Les Rose
  • Speaker:  Col John Kuelbs, Retired Army Green Beret Ranger and Judge Advocate  General Attorney, VFW Member
  • Closing Remarks by Alvin Salge, Commander, VFW Post 7139
  • Performance: Santa Ynez Valley Master Chorale and the American Heritage Girls
  • Benediction: Pastor Chris Brown, Bethania Lutheran Church, Solvang
  • Adjourn to Complimentary Lunch in American Legion Hall

http://www.solvangusa.com/events/veterans-day-program-at-solvang-vets-hall/

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