Base Cleveland Veteran News

Monday, July 16, 2018

Prepared and distributed to Veterans and supporters of those who served 

SPECIAL EVENTS

SAVE THE DATE: You are cordially invited to attend the 2018 VA Community Mental Health Summit on August 10, 2018. There is no cost to attendees of this event.

RSVP/table reservation* instructions will be provided when available.

We look forward to an event that is our biggest and best yet. Please mark your calendars and plan to join us for a day of learning, partnering, sharing ideas, and collaboration in reaching and providing mental health services to EVERY Veteran in our Northern Ohio service area.

For additional information, please contact Judith Rosen at Judith.Rosen2@va.gov.

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

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 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: https://lestweforgetsculpture.org/

View the full newsletter here:  Base Cleveland Veteran News – July 16 2018