Veterans' Recognition Day

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Broome County veterans and their families are invited to attend a special Veterans' Day Remembrance at local senior centers on Wednesday, November 9th. This annual event honors the men and women who have served our country and made sacrifices for the common good.

A variety of activities are scheduled to recognize, support, and pay homage to area veterans. Come enjoy patriotic tunes performed by Rich Wilson at the Broome West Senior Center in Endwell. Learn about the history of the Oxford Veteran’s Home in an engaging presentation by Oxford Historian, Vicki House at the Eastern Broome Senior Center in Harpursville. Join us for a program of recognition presented by guest speaker Robert Gardner, 6th District Commander for the Department of New York at Northern Broome Senior Center in Whitney Point.

In addition to various commemorative activities, a delicious lunch of chicken cordon bleu and lemon meringue pie will be served. Those who are interested in attending the event are encouraged to make a lunch reservation by noon, Tuesday November 8th.  Please call the senior center you plan to attend.

Participating Centers

Broome West Senior Center               785-1777         2801 Wayne St., Endwell

Eastern Broome Senior Center           693-2069         27 Golden Ln., Harpursville

First Ward Senior Center                    729-6214         226 Clinton St., Binghamton

Johnson City Senior Center                797-1149         30 Brocton St., Johnson City

North Shore Towers Senior Center     772-6214         24 Isbell St., Binghamton

Northern Broome Senior Center         692-3405         12 Strongs Pl., Whitney Point

Vestal Senior Center                           754-9596         201 Main St., Vestal


10/30/2016 - 7:00am