Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center - Houston, Texas

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Joining Forces: Veterans' Family Day

May 19, 2012


The Charles Wilson VA Outpatient Clinic, “joining forces” with East Texas Veteran Service Organizations, Auxiliaries, and many other community organizations, agencies, and businesses, will co-host a Veterans’ Family Day.

The event will feature a free hot dog lunch for Veterans and their family members; music; a car and bike show; 1966 Call Air aircraft flyover; a Vietnam-era Deuce and a Half cargo and troop truck static display; fly tying and fishing, archery, wood carving, and primitive technology demonstrations; “I Can Still Fit In My Military Uniform” contest; many children’s activities including face painting and contests with prizes; free haircuts for children; and information booths for a wide variety of Veteran programs and services.


Open to all Veterans and their family members.


Saturday, May 19, 2012, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


Fairgrounds, Veterans of Foreign Wars - Lufkin Memorial Post #1836
1800 Ford Chapel Road, Lufkin, Texas  


For more information about this event, please contact Gloria Lamkin (936) 671-4343 or Marilyn Davis at (936) 671-4310. In the event of inclement weather, the event will be rescheduled.

For more information about VA services for returning Veterans, please visit http://www.houston.va.gov/freedom.asp or contact the Charles Wilson VA Outpatient Clinic at 936-671-4300.

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