North Charleston Hosting Veterans Days Tribute

Veterans Day Tribute – Veterans Story Swap and Special Ceremony

FREE
Felix C. Davis Community Center
4800 Park Circle, North Charleston
Friday, November 11, 2016
Story Swap 9:30-10:30am
Official Program 10:30am-1:00pm

The Department of Defense and the Veterans Day National Committee once again selected North Charleston as a Regional Site for Veterans Day 2016.

The City of North Charleston will honor all veterans with a special program featuring a keynote address by retired U.S. Army Capt. Florent “Flo” Groberg. Musical entertainment will be provided by the School of the Arts Jazz Band. Veterans interested in attending should contact cdambaugh@northcharleston.org or the Recreation Department at 843-745-1028.

The Cultural Arts Department will host a public pre-program Story Swap session from 9:30-10:30am as well as a military photo and video display by Joint Base Charleston’s Combat Camera unit. The story swap offers veterans an open opportunity to share memories and stories about their service. Veterans interested in signing up to share their stories are asked to contact the Cultural Arts Department at 843-740-5854 or culturalarts@northcharleston.org.