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Veterans Day Celebrations Planned Nov. 11-12

Residents will have a number of opportunities to pay tribute to veterans.

Veterans Day Program

Serenity Meadows Memorial Park, Funeral Home and Crematory will host its annual Veterans Day program Sunday, Nov. 11 at 8:30 a.m. at 6919 Providence Rd., Riverview.

County Commissioner Al Higginbotham will be the guest speaker. The event also will include special music and a flag ceremony.

Veterans Day Tribute

Veterans Memorial Park, 4602 U.S. 301 N., Tampa, will host its 48th annual Veterans Day Tribute Sunday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. The keynote speaker is Col. Scott DeThomas, commander, 6th Air Mobility Wing, MacDill Air Force Base.

Veterans Day Parade

James A. Haley Veterans Hospital in Tampa will hold a Veterans Day Parade Monday, Nov. 12 at 10 a.m. in front of the Fisher House. The event will include an antique car show in Diamond Lot and a cookout will follow.

Veterans Day at Novemberfest

The community is invited to celebrate Veterans Day during a special ceremony on Monday, Nov. 12 at noon at Nativity Catholic Church, 705 E Brandon Blvd. A NovemberQue Cookoff benefiting the Special Operations Warrior Foundation will follow.

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Bernardo Rosa Jr November 11, 2012 at 12:36 PM
To all who currently serve and their families thank you.... to our veterans who served in arenas of conflict "Welcome Home". To our peacetime veterans...thank you for your committment to freedom.

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