There are several opportunities ahead to celebrate Veterans Day.

There are several opportunities ahead to celebrate Veterans Day.

Saturday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. the city’s Memorial Building will be filled with veterans and their friends, neighbors and families for the community’s Veterans Day program.
Come early and enjoy the VFW Auxiliary bake sale and a cup of coffee provided free by the American Legion.
Michael Grafsgaard, VFW Quartermaster and Adjutant, will act as the event’s emcee and the Devils Lake Elks Community Band with Ryan Strid as conductor will provide several patriotic numbers throughout the event.

Also on Saturday, Nov. 11, but starting at Noon the Spirit Lake Nation will hold its Veterans Day program in the ballrooms of the Spirit Lake Casino.
Three special veterans will be honored this year: Solomon Sherman, Andrew Shaw and Pierre Culbertson.

Many other communities around the Lake Region will also be marking the day in a special way, be sure to check out what’s happening in your hometown.