The City of Santa Clarita invites community members to join the Santa Clarita City Council for a special Veterans Day Ceremony to honor local veterans, currently-serving military and their families, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, November 11, at the Veterans Historical Plaza.
The ceremony will include a special reading by Robert Heinisch as a sign of respect for those who are missing in action (MIA) or prisoners of war (POW) and an opportunity to hear from veteran Major Janelle Percy, United States Air Force. There will also be changing of the flags by the Knights of Columbus Santa Clarita Assembly and Vietnam Veterans of America.
Other featured speakers include the Santa Clarita City Council, Rabbi Mark Blazer, Donna Deutchman from Habitat for Heroes, and Duane Harte, who will serve as the Master of Ceremonies. The event will also include patriotic performances of the “National Anthem” and “God Bless the USA” by Alesia Humphries and “America the Beautiful” by Men of Harmony.
For more information about the Veterans Day Ceremony, please contact Mike Fleming with the City’s Arts and Events Office at (661) 250-3777.