Nov 11, 2015 12:27 PM by News Staff
Several Veterans Day events are scheduled across the North State to honor those who have served the country.
In Chico, all veterans and community members are invited to attend an observance at the Chico Elk’s Lodge, where the community band will start playing at 10:30 a.m. The program features speakers and an honor guard set for 11:11 a.m. A free lunch will be served afterwards.
Oroville’s annual Veterans Day parade begins at 11 a.m. and starts on Montgomery Street from 5th Street and continues to Memorial Hall.
In Shasta County, the 87th annual Veterans Day Cognac Toast will take place at 11 a.m. at the Redding Elk’s Lodge and the annual Veterans Day observance at the Northern California Veterans Cemetery in Igo will begin at 10:55 a.m. The program includes music, speakers and an F-15 fly over.