Veterans Day Happenings

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There are several ways to celebrate and honor veterans today.   Here is a list of a few happenings going on throughout the area today.

Central Point Veterans Day Commemoration

Where: Oregon Fallen War Heroes Memorial

When: 9 a.m. – noon

Everyone is invited to attend, North Medford High School Choir will be singing, and Rep. Greg Walden will be speaking.

Department of Veteran Affairs Veterans Day Celebration

Where: 8495 Crater Lake Highway White City, Or

When: 10 a.m.-noon

Speakers include Rep. Greg Walden, and First Sergeant Mark Dalton with the local Army National Guard Unit who served two tours in Iraq.

Medford Veterans Day Parade

When: 11 a.m- noon

Where: Main Street from Hawthorne Park to Oakdale Avenue in Medford

Parade entries range from military vehicles and car clubs to veteran’s organizations and scouts. ¬†After the parade at 3 p.m, the American Legion Post 15 at 100 E. Jackson Street will serve free hot dogs to veterans.

Veterans Day Ceremony

When: 2 p.m

Where: Medford Veterans Park

Greg Walden will speak

Avenue of the Flags

When: Meet at 10:45 a.m. at the Ashpole Center at 17 S. Buchanan Street in Eagle Point

Where: Walk down Main St. to the covered bridge

Mayor will speak along with a decorated VFW member, and other performances.