2014 Veteran's Day Events
Across Long Island
Veteran's Day is November 11, 2014. Whether you are a Veteran yourself, or looking to find an event on Long Island, below you will find something for everyone!
Veteran's Day Cross-County 4K Run
Where: Northport VA Medical Center, 79 Middleville Road, Northport NY
When: Saturday, November 1st at 10am
Fee: $25.00 for the 5K and $5.00 for the 1K
This course is also spectator friendly. My husband is a runner so this is important for me as well. After the race they will be serving hot chocolate, bagels and clam chowder. The fun runners will receive a dog tag award and certificate of completion. The fun run will start at 9am.
UVO Veteran Day Ceremony - FREE
Where: Eisenhower Park, Merrick & Stuart Avenues, East Meadow NY at the Veteran's Plaza, Field #6
When: Sunday, November 9th at 10am
A Letter to My Hero
Where: Long Island Children's Museum, 11 Davis Avenue Garden City NY
When: Sunday, November 9th from 2pm to 4pm
Free Admission with Museum Admission
This is to honor the heroes that serve our country to send them a letter of thanks.
Quilts for Vets - FREE
Where: Bayshore-Brightwaters Public Library, 1 South Country Road, Brightwaters NY
When: Saturday, November 8th at 10am
Will be a lot of fun making quilts for our Vets!
Thank you from my family for serving our country and to those who made the ultimate sacrifice to keep us safe.