Waubonsee Community College will host a Veterans Day observance on Monday, November 12.
The event will feature remarks by Dr. Paul Herbert, a retired Army colonel and current executive director of the First Division Museum at Cantigny. The event will also feature a presentation of colors by members of the East Aurora Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, as well as music performed by students of the Waubonsee music department. The event will be held in the Academic and Professional Center starting at 11:15 a.m.
The ceremonial band of the Navy Band from Great Lakes Naval Station will perform a concert immediately following the commemoration event. The concert will also be held in the Academic and Professional Center at noon.
Both of these events are free and open to the public. Visit calendar.waubonsee.edu/veterans_day for more information about all the events surrounding Waubonsee’s Veterans Day commemoration.