Tomorrow we celebrate all those who have served and fought for our country. To show our gratitude there are a number of great events being held all across Iowa.

Des Moines:

  • Larry Nehring Detachment Marine Corps League Veterans Day Program, 11 Nov 2011 10:00 am, Iowa State Capitol Grounds (Between Korea & Vietnam Memorials, Southeast Side of Capitol Grounds), East 13th St. & East Walnut St., Des Moines, IA
  • World War II Veterans Day Commemoration Including Governor Terry Branstad Reading of Proclamation in Honor of The Gass Brothers Service In World War II, 11 Nov 2011 2:00 pm, World War II Memorial, East 13th St East of Capitol, Des Moines, IA.

Cedar Rapids/Iowa City

  • Veterans for Peace Armistice Day Observance, 11 Nov 2011 10:30 am, Old Capitol Building, Iowa City IA, Note – Bells will ring at 11:00 am. Free lunch to follow at Old Brick.
  • Veterans Day Services, 11 Nov 2011 10:00 a.m., Teamsters Hall, 5000 J Street SW, Cedar Rapids IA.

Sioux City

  • Woodbury County Veterans Appreciation Ceremony, 11 Nov 2011 11:00 am, Woodbury County Courthouse Rotunda, 620 Douglas St., Sioux City IA 51101.

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