Veterans Day 2016

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Veterans Day 2016
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Veterans Day 2016 Ceremony (FREE)

Friday, November 11, 2016, at 11:00 a.m.

Location: 20th Century Veterans Memorial (adjacent to Smyrna City Hall)
2800 King Street
Smyrna, Georgia 30080

On the 11th day of the 11th month at the hour of 11, please join our community in honoring the service of all United States military veterans who have served in times of war and conflict and in times of peace.

Smyrna’s 2016 Veterans Day Ceremony will be held at the 20th Century Veterans Memorial (2800 King Street, Smyrna 30080) across from Smyrna City Hall. The event is free to the public.

Author Alvin Townley is the guest speaker.

Townley's books including "Defiant," "Fly Navy," "Spirit of Adventure" and "Legacy of Honor" have earned praise from The New York Times, Tom Wolfe, Michael Bloomberg, Robert Gates, Peyton Manning, and many others. He has appeared on CNN, NPR, FOX, USA Today and other local and national media outlets.

A graduate of Washington & Lee University, Townley has worked in the Congress and as a global strategist for a top international consulting firm. He currently serves as a leadership consultant and director of corporate philanthropy and veterans programs at Atlanta’s Woodruff Arts Center.

Performances by Whitefield Academy Concert Band, Campbell Middle School Choir, and the Campbell High School JROTC.

In case of inclement weather, the event will held inside at the Smyrna Community Center.

Free event parking--street parking, City Hall and Community Center parking lots.

The Smyrna Veterans Day Ceremony is organized by the Smyrna Veterans Committee, the Veterans Memorial Association of Smyrna, American Legion Post 160 and the Smyrna Rotary Club.
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By: City of Smyrna, GA Government