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Elmwood Senior Center and American Legion To Host Veterans Lunch

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In honor of Veterans Day, the Elmwood Senior Center and American Legion Hayes-Velhage Post 96 will hold a free lunch for veterans in West Hartford, featuring Brad Davis as speaker.


The Elmwood Senior Center and American Legion Hayes-Velhage Post 96 of West Hartford will host a special luncheon for Veterans on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at noon at the Elmwood Senior Center.

The guest speaker for the luncheon will be Marine Veteran Brad Davis who has been behind the mic on WDRC and The TALK of Connecticut since 1977.

The luncheon is free to all Veterans and will be served in the Ernest O. St. Jacques Auditorium on the first floor. Seating is limited to 100 Veterans and reservations are required. The event location is at 1106 New Britain Ave. Access to the driveway is on Burgoyne Street.

Kathleen Faroni, Director of the Elmwood Senior Center said, “We are very excited to be partnering with the American Legion to provide this special event for Veterans during the Veterans Day week.”

Reservations can be made by calling 860-233-9029 or emailing [email protected] .

The American Legion was founded in 1919 on the Four Pillars of a strong National Security, Veterans Affairs, Americanism, and Youth Programs. With a current membership of over 2 million wartime veterans, Legionnaires work for the betterment of their communities through more than 14,000 posts across the nation. The American Legion Hayes-Velhage Post 96 of West Hartford has been serving our Veterans and the community for 95 years. Further information is available on the Post’s website at www.post96.org or phone the Post at 860-233-9029.

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