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Title:
Veterans Day Event in Pasadena will Include Performances and Flyover of Vintage Planes
When:
Nov.11.2010 10.30AM
Category:
General

Description

A Veteran's Day event will take place in Pasadena on Thursday, November 11, beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Gold Shell in Memorial Park to honor the contributions and sacrifices of men and women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.

The Pasadena Unified School District combined JROTC color guard will present the colors, the John Muir High School band and choir will perform, and the Boy Scouts Venturing Crew 561 will do bugling demonstrations. At 11:11 a.m. there will be a flyover of vintage military aircraft.

Memorial Park is on Raymond Avenue between Walnut and Holly streets. The park is the site of several monuments and memorials honoring military personnel who served in wars and conflicts ranging from the American Revolution to Vietnam.

The event is sponsored by the City of Pasadena, Pasadena Navy League, Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 466, American Legion Post 280, Tuskegee Airmen and Pasadena Senior Center.

For more information call (626) 744-4755.