Tuesday, November 8
What: Board of Supervisors ceremony,
focus on 25th Anniversary of Desert Storm; keynote speaker CalVet Secretary
presentation, poetry reading by Bill Nelson.
11 a.m. to noon, November 10
Board of Supervisors Chamber, 651 Pine Street, Martinez
after the ceremony, gathering at the Martinez Veterans Hall, 930 Ward Street, Martinez.
For more: James Lyons, 510-231-8691
, November 11
What: Luncheon for Veterans (free)
When: 11 a.m., November 11
Where: North Richmond Missionary Baptist Church, 1427 Fred Jackson Way, Richmond
For more: 510-232-7751
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., November 11
Where: San Pablo City Hall, 13831 San Pablo Avenue, San Pablo
For more: City Hall 510-215-3000
with traditional flag retirement ceremony, singing, tributes, school groups.
When: 11 a.m. to noon, November 11 (Noon luncheon for veterans at the
Pinole Senior Center; for details and tickets call 510-784-9802. Note: tickets sell-out fast.)
Where: Fernandez Park, Pinole
: Call 510-724-9507 or
the Historical Society, firstname.lastname@example.org
What: El Cerrito Veterans Day Flag Placing (on veterans' graves), with youth groups. Refreshments. Flags supplied. Sponsored by the El Cerrito Lions Club.
When: 8 a.m., November 11
Where: Sunset View Cemetery, 101 Colusa Avenue, El Cerrito (top of Fairmount.)
For more: 237-0374