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Veterans Day 2017 events

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WSIL -- Veterans Day is Saturday, Nov. 11. There are several events planned that day and on the days ahead of the holiday. Here's the most recent list we've received.

Thursday, Nov. 9
Veteran's Day Program
1:15 p.m.
Herrin Elementary School

Thursday, Nov. 9 - Friday, Nov. 10 
Silent Vigil
11 a.m. - 11 a.m. 
SIU 

Friday, Nov. 10
Veterans Day Breakfast & Assembly
7:30 a.m.
Lincoln School
Anna

Friday, Nov. 10
Veterans Day Parade
2 p.m.
Unity Point School
Carbondale

Friday, Nov. 10
Veteran's Day Ceremony
11 a.m.
Veterans Memorial Plaza
Carbondale

Friday, Nov. 10
Veterans Free Lunch
11 a.m. - 1 p.m
Home Re-Nu
Carterville

Friday, Nov. 10
Veterans Day Program
1 p.m.
Gallatin County School

Saturday, Nov. 11
Veterans Day Parade
11 a.m
Downtown Anna 
(618) 833-5182 

Saturday, Nov. 11
Veterans Day Ceremony
11 a.m.
Veterans Memorial Plaza
Carbondale
 
Saturday, Nov. 11
Veterans Day Ceremony
11 a.m.
Veterans Memorial
Downtown Carterville

Saturday, Nov. 11
Veterans Parade
11 a.m.
American Legion
Eldorado
Lunch (1 p.m.)
Dinner (5 - 8 p.m.)
Benefits Honor Flight

Saturday, Nov. 11
Veterans Ham & Beans Luncheon
(Free for Vets and Active Duty)
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Harrisburg Elks Lodge

Other events on Saturday, Nov. 11 include:

Breakfast at The Landings at Reed Station Crossing: $3 (vets eat free), 50/50 raffle to benefit Honor Flight. Merchandise will also be for sale. Teddy's Sports Bar in Herrin is holding a fundraiser barbecue from 4 to 9 p.m. Live music will be included. Proceeds will also benefit Honor Flight of Southern Illinois.

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