Veterans Day Observances In Dutchess County


This is the weekend where we honor our Veterans.  I wanted to share this list of observances with you, with the hope that you can attend at least one of them.  

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The Dutchess County Division of Veterans Services compiled this list of local Veterans Day Observances:

 

2018 Veterans DayCommunity Observances in Dutchess County(Based on information provided by municipalities and community organizations)

Listed by date, then alphabetically by municipality

East Fishkill:

Friday, November 09, 2018 @ 7:15 AM

Ceremony

Location: John Jay High School, 2012 NY Route 52, Hopewell Jct.

Hosted by: John Jay High School and American Legion Post 1758

Point of Contact: Jim Reynolds @ 845-221-7273

East Fishkill/Wappinger:

Friday, November 09, 2018 @ 9:15 AM

Ceremony

Location: Roy C. Ketcham High School, 99 Myers Corners Rd, Wappingers Falls

Hosted by: Roy C. Ketcham High School and American Legion Post 1758

Point of Contact: Jim Reynolds @ 845-221-7273

LaGrange:

Friday, November 09, 2018 @ 7:30 AM

Ceremony 

Location: Union Vale Middle School, 1657 E. Noxon Rd, Lagrangeville

Hosted by: Union Vale Middle School

Point of Contact: Principal Scott Wood @ 845-223-8624

Amenia:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony 

Location: Fountain Square at the intersection of Route 22 & 343/44

Hosted by: VFW Post #5444, and Town Officials

Point of Contact: Vicki Doyle @ 845-489-7826

Beacon:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: Memorial Building, 413 Main St., Beacon

Hosted by: VFW Post # 666

Guest Speaker: Lt. Colonel Caroline Pogge

Point of Contact: Harold Delamater @ 845-337-6509 or 845-297-8865

East Fishkill:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 7:00 AM

Field of Flags display

Location: McHoul’s Funeral Home

Hosted by: American Legion Manny Beacon Post #1758

Point of Contact: Jim Reynolds @ 845-221-7273

Town of Fishkill:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 12:30 PM

Ceremony

Location: Town of Fishkill War Veterans Park

Hosted by: Town of Fishkill

Point of Contact: Robert P. LaColla @ 845-831-7800

 

Village of Fishkill:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: Veterans Monument – corner of Main St & Broad St

Hosted by: Village of Fishkill

Point of Contact: Angela Arasim, Village Clerk @ 845-897-4430

Hyde Park:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 10:45 AM

Ceremony

Location: Veterans’ Memorial, 4383 Albany Post Rd, Hyde Park

Hosted by: Hyde Park American Legion Post #1303

Guest Speaker: Congressman John Faso

Point of Contact: Michael Athanas @ 845-233-5999

Millbrook:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: Veterans’ Green in front of Millbrook Fire House

Hosted by: Millbrook VFW Post #9008

Point of Contact: Lonn Moore @ 845-392-4911

Millerton:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: Veterans Park, at the intersection of Main Street and Dutchess Ave

Hosted by: Millerton American Legion Post #178

Point of Contact: Sean M. Klay @ 518-789-4755

Red Hook:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: Veterans Memorial Park, Albany Post Rd North

Hosted by: Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #7765

Point of Contact: Richard Wambach @ 845-417-5377

Red Hook:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 2:00 PM

US Air Force Concert Band

Location: Bard’s Fisher Center for the Performing Arts

Hosted by: Bard College

Point of Contact: Malia K. Du Mont @ 845-758-7800

Reservations required: http://fishercenter.bard.edu/events/usaf/

Rhinebeck:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 10:00 AM & 11:00 AM

New Flag Pole at Doughboy & Ceremony

Location: Rhinebeck Cemetery, corner of Route 9 South and Mill Road

Hosted by: Women’s Auxiliary & Montgomery American Legion Post #429

Point of Contact: Dennis McGuire @ 845-656-1839

Pine Plains:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: Pine Plains Memorial Clock

Hosted by: Pine Plains VFW Post #5519

Point of Contact: Robert Clinch @ 518-821-7450

City of Poughkeepsie:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 3:00 PM

Ceremony 

Location: City Hall, 3rd Floor

Hosted by: City of Poughkeepsie & Lafayette American Legion Post #37

Point of Contact: Jacquemae Perrotta @ 845-452-5960

Town of Poughkeepsie:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: Dutchess County War Memorial, Raymond Ave & Main Street

Hosted by: Dutchess County Veterans’ Services

Point of Contact: Marc Coviello @ 845-486-2060

Village of Tivoli:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: Legion Post #524, 88 Broadway, Tivoli

Hosted by: Harris Smith American Legion Post #524

Point of Contact: Thomas Mabie @ 845-758-1330 or 845-417-4573

 

Town of Wappinger:

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 1:00 PM

Ceremony

Location: Town Hall, 20 Middlebush Road, Wappinger Falls

Hosted by: Town of Wappinger Recreation Department

Point of Contact: Jessica Fulton @ 845-297-0720

Village of Wappingers Falls:

Saturday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: Major Joseph McDonald MIA/POW Park, East Main St., Wappingers Falls

Hosted by: J.M. Goring – WM. Hurtz American Legion Post #427 & VFW Post #5913

Point of Contact: Raymond C. Chase Jr. @ 845-297-2943 or 845-297-6777

Town of Fishkill:

Monday, November 12, 2018 @ 11:00 AM

Ceremony

Location: All Sport, 17 Old Main, St, Fishkill

Hosted by: All Sport Health and Fitness

Point of Contact: Barbara Dell’Orso and Tim Winters @ 845-896-5678

Hyde Park:

November 16, 2018 @ 5:30-8:30 PM

November 17, 2018 @ 10AM-8:30PM

November 18, 2018 @ 10AM-4PM

Ceremony/Reception Veteran Arts Showcase

Location: FDR Presidential Library & Museum, Wallace Center

Hosted by: VETFAMSA, Orange County NY Arts Council, FDR Presidential Library & Museum

Point of Contact: George Laws @ 914-522-5518

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