5. Bus Trip to The Wall- The 11th Annual Veterans Day bus trip to Washington, D.C. will be on Sunday, November 11, 2018. The cost will be $40.00 per person, and we will leave from the Executive Coach parking lot on Beaver Valley Pike, Wiow Street. The bus will leave at 7:00 AM. There will be a stop for dinner on the ride home (at your own expense). We will arrive home at approximately 7:30 PM. Al are invited to join us.
6. Veterans Day Ceremony- The Annual Veterans Day Ceremony at Millersville Freedom Park will take place on Monday, November 12, 2018. The Ceremony will begin at 10:00 AM. Millersville Freedom Park is located off Manor Ave. in Millersville, PA.
1. Monthly Meeting: Vietnam Veterans of America and Associates Chapter 1008 meets
the 3rd Wednesday of every month. The meeting takes place at the Pheasant Ridge Community Center, 209 Longwood Ct. West, Lanc aster, PA 17603. The meeting starts at 2:00 PM.
Refreshments are ready at 1:30 PM. All are invited to join us at our
meetings. Our next meeting will be Wednesday, July 18, 2018. BRING A FRIEND.
Please note: Chapter 1008 Will have meetings in July & August. The meetings will be Wednesday, July 18th, and August 15th. Both meetings will begin at 2:00 PM.
Events & Happenings
3. Chapter Picnic- The Chapter 1008 picnic will be Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Millersville Freedom Park. We will be in Pavilion A. The picnic will be from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM. All are invited to join us.
2. Vietnam Round Table- On the second Thursday of every month there is a
Vietnam War Round Table, held at Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 542
headquarters, 8000 Derry St., Harrisburg, PA . For more information call Richard Burton @ 717-545-2336. The next round table will take place on July 12, 2018. Ther will be 2 speakers this month. John Gothel, an Air Force Veteran, served in Vietnam from 1967-1968 wjth the 35th Combat Support Unit. And, Tom Freedman. Tom, an Army Veteran served in Vietnam from February ` 67 to February `68 with Bravo Battery, 3/13 Artillery, 25th Infantry Div,
For more information please contact Ken Ford @ 717-584-6537.
4. Veterans Day Wreath Laying Ceremony- The VeteransDay Wreath Laying Ceremony at The Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Grenwood Cemetery in Lancaster will be Saturday, November 10, 2018, at 1:00 PM. Greenwood Cemetery is located on South Queen St in Lancaster.