Veterans Appreciation Day at Roosevelt site
HYDE PARK » Dutchess County’s 11th Annual Veterans Appreciation Day will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Henry A. Wallace Center of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Home, U.S. Route 9.
Veterans and their families can learn about available services and resources. There will be presentation at 10:45 a.m. on the Veterans Affairs Home Loan Program; at 11 a.m. on non-VA medical care; at 11:15 a.m. on military/ retiree Health Insurance (Tricare), along with information on the VA’s Civilian Health and Medical Program. At noon, a military medals presentation ceremony is planned along with recognition of Army veteran and retiring U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson. From 10 to 11:45 a.m., there will be Dutchess County FAVOR Card registration; a copy of full-time active duty discharge papers and photo ID are required.
For information, call (845) 486-2060 or visit dutchessny.gov/veterans.