Base Cleveland Veteran News

Friday, June 15, 2018

Prepared and distributed to Veterans and supporters of those who served 

SPECIAL EVENTS

*NEW* SAVE THE DATE: 2nd Annual Veterans Experience Action Center – Veterans Experience Action Center to take place at Cuyahoga Community College, Tri-C Western Campus, 11000 West Pleasant Valley Road, Parma, Ohio 44130 – August 9-11, 2018

Questions: For questions and more information about the event…

  • In Northeast Ohio call 2-1-1 or (216) 436-2000
  • Web Chat: 211oh.org

More: https://clecityhall.files.wordpress.com/2018/06/veac-save-the-date-aug-2018.pdf

TRI-C Breaking Down Barriers Hiring Event: June 8th, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.  For more information 216-391-0264, email breakingdownbarriersinitiative@gmail.com or click this link: https://clecityhall.files.wordpress.com/2018/05/breaking-barriers-hiring-event.pdf  

Invitation to USS Cod Submarine Memorial: Veterans Family Fair, on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This is an event for veterans and their families to enjoy the Cod (free tours and entertainment) and provide an opportunity for them to explore other North Coast Harbor attractions.  A brief program is planned at 12:30 p.m. to salute veterans and their families, complete with a deck gun salute.

The event planners are looking for service organizations that provide services to Veterans and families to set up information displays at this event on August 4th. This is a call to any organization that provides services to Veterans and their families.

Please contact Paul Farace at 216-408-6991 or by email: pfarace@att.net, if you have any questions or are interested in participating.

  • USS Cod Submarine Memorial: “Where Cleveland Honors Veterans!”

The USS Cod Submarine opened for tours on Saturday, April 28th, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  We’re open every day until September 30th. Then Saturdays only through November 24th.

Following are other 2018 rides and events supporting firefighters and law enforcement like the Cops Ride on June 24th and Never Forget 9/11 Ride and Ceremony on September 19th. Find more information here: www.firefightersmemorialride.com or www.copsride.com.

2018 Veterans Day Ceremony and Parade:  the annual Veterans Day Ceremony will be held in the Rotunda of City Hall at 11 a.m. Friday, November 9, 2018 followed by the annual Veterans Day Parade which will step off at 12:30 PM, immediately following the ceremony.

Subscribe to the VA Official Blog of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs: https://www.blogs.va.gov/VAntage/subscribe/

Cleveland Veterans Administration:  calendar of events https://www.cleveland.va.gov/calendar.asp.

Lest We Forget

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Read Full News Letter here: Base Cleveland Veteran News – June 15 2018