TODAY, Nov. 5
HAWAII ISLAND VETERAN'S DAY PARADE
Where: Downtown Hilo
When: 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 5
Details: This event will honor Vietnam veterans as well as all other veterans. Grand Marshall will be Brigadier General Joseph K. Kim, DAG, with special guest Brig. Gen. Raymond E. Gandy. All vets welcome to participate. Sign in at booth. Parade participants are asked to gather in Class B uniforms at the Kamehameha statue at 8 a.m. to decorate vehicles.
Contact: Jan Trombley, 895-4188
SUNDAY, Nov. 6
KOREAN WAR VETERANS -- HILO CHAPTER
Where: Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin
When: 9 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 6
Details: The 16th Annual Veterans appreciation service and luncheon is scheduled. Please wear Class A uniform.
Contact: Bob Karp, 981-2126
FRIDAY, Nov. 11
VETERANS DAY 5K RUN/WALK
Where: Coconut Island Parking area
When: 7:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 11
Details: Big Dog Productions will host a 5K (3.1-mile) fun run/walk starting at the entrance to Moku Ola (Coconut Island). Entry fee is a canned good item to be donated to the Hawaii Island Food Basket. Post-race refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact the Big Dog at 969-7400, email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact: Wayne Joseph, 969-7400, email@example.com
KMC VETERANS DAY CEREMONY
Where: Kilauea Military Camp, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
When: 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11
Details: Join us for Kilauea Military Camp's Veterans Day Ceremony. Keynote speaker will be Judge Edward Kubo Jr. with guest speaker LTC Joseph D'Angelo. Free buffet dinner will be held for all eligible veterans after the ceremony. Please RSVP to 967-8371.
Contact: Elene Rizzo-Kuhn, 967-8371, firstname.lastname@example.org