Veterans Day Activities

  • Wed Nov 10th, 2021 1:31pm
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Post 106 will be performing two ceremonies on Veterans Day.

At 9 a.m. November 11, American Legion Post 106 will be presenting a new American flag and POW flag to the City of Forks in honor of all veterans and their families in love and gratitude to them and their families for their service and sacrifice.

The ceremony will take place at Tillicum Park at the Garrison flag pole.

At 11 a.m. the American Legion will conduct a ceremony, at the Gold Star Families Memorial, Forks Transit Center, in honor of all veterans, living and dead, and their families who also have sacrificed.

In honor of veterans, the service is held in the 11th month, on the 11th day, at the 11th hour.

Please join us as we honor those who have served our nation and our families.

QVSD Veteran’s Assembly

Quillayute Valley School District will hold a Veteran’s Day Assembly on Friday, November 12 starting at 2:15 p.m.

All Veterans are invited to attend.

Due to COVID, only the High School students will be in the gym and all other students will watch the event live stream. This way, spectators can spread out.

Forks Elks Plan Veteran’s Dinner

The Forks Elks Lodge, 941 Merchant Rd., will host a drive-through Veterans Dinner on Sunday, Nov. 14 from 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

The dinner is free to all Veterans and widows of Veterans; all others are asked to make a donation. On the menu; roast pork, mashed potatoes, green beans, and dessert TBA.

Cemetery Flags

The group of volunteers who usually place flags at the Forks Cemetery for Veterans Day were unable to do so this year. They plan to be back at it for Memorial Day.