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June 11, 2018


Information on employment opportunities, housing, Veterans Affairs (VA) benefits and more will be available for military veterans during a free forum in Southfield, Michigan, just north of Detroit. The 2-hour event is scheduled to start at 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 11, 2018, at the Southfield Pavilion. Many Veterans’ Service organizations will attend the forum.


June 12, 2018


Veterans, their families and friends, and the public are invited to upcoming Veteran Town Halls in Munising, Marquette and Ishpeming June 12 – 13, 2018.  The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center will be hosting town halls on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Munising at 3:00 p.m. at American Legion Post 131 located at 610 W. Munising Ave; and in Marquette at 6:00 p.m. at American Legion Post 44 located at 700 Bluff St. On Wednesday, June 13, 2018, the VA Medical Center will host a Veteran Town Hall in Ishpeming at 10:00 a.m. at VFW Post 4573 located at 310 Banks Street.  The VA Medical Center will also be streaming the Marquette Town Hall live on its Facebook page, which will also be available for later viewing.  Any questions can be directed to VA Public Affairs Officer Brad Nelson at 800-215-8262, ext. 32001 or call the Marquette County Veteran Service Office at 906-485-1996.














June 13, 2018


A presentation on military veterans benefits programs will be held Wednesday, June 13, 2018, from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Pennsylvania National Guard Readiness Center. The center is located at 518 Municipal Dr., Duncansville, PA.  For additional information or questions contact Ken Hollen at 814-942-5391.


June 16, 2018


Veterans can take advantage of some "need to know" information for free this week.  Presentations will be given on burial and death benefits and Veteran Affair home loans to name a few.  The fair takes place Saturday, June 16, 2018, at Faith Outreach Church, 2664 Willis Foreman Rd., Hephzibah, GA 30815, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  The event is free and open to the public.  For more information call 706-792-9972.


June 18, 2018


The Horse Meadow Senior Center, located at 91 Horse Meadow Rd., North Haverhill, New Hampshire, will be hosting a veterans health and benefits fair on Monday, June 18, 2018, from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  At the event, Stephen Plumb, a transition and care management services program manager at the White River Junction VA Medical Center, will speak to veterans and their family members about programs and benefits that they are entitled to.   Any veterans and their family members are encouraged to attend the event.