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Veterans Day weekend events scheduled

A number of events and activities are scheduled to take place in the next several days in honor of Veterans Day. They include:

Veterans-Day-squareFriday, Nov. 9

  • 10 a.m. – The Rudd Rockford Marble Rock school in Rockford will have a Veterans Day program in the gym at Rockford High School. The community is invited.
  • 6 p.m. – The Elks Lodge will hold a veterans appreciation soup and supper, followed by a program with a speaker and an opportunity for veterans to share stories.

Sunday, Nov. 11

  • Charles City Lions Club will be setting out flags for Veterans Day.

Monday, Nov. 12

  • 6-11 a.m. – Hy-Vee will have a free breakfast for veterans and active military members, as part of Hy-Vee Homefront, an initiative to support veterans, active military and their families through special programs, fundraising and employment opportunities.
  • 10:15 a.m. – A school and community Veterans Day program will be held at the Charles City Middle School. Doors open at 9:30 a.m.