Veterans Day will be observed Monday, Nov. 12. with ceremonies at VFW Post #2295 in Emmetsburg. Lt. Scott Shirk of Emmetsburg will be the guest speaker.
Ceremonies will open at 10 a.m. by Terry Chamberlain, Senior Vice Commander of VFW Post #2295. He will welcome guests and lead those attending in the Pledge of Allegiance.
Participating in ceremonies to honor veterans will be the Rev. Louie Gallo, leading the audience in prayer. Emmetsburg Catholic School Choir, under the direction of Kelley Fog, will sing several selections.
Speaker Scott Shirk was deployed to Afghanistan with an agri business development team. He is a life member to VFW Post #2295.
Coffee and cookies will be served before the program. The public is invited.