The Mt. Vernon Regional Arts Council invites you to a Veterans Day celebration that begins with an Honor Walk starting at 11:45am with a walk to the Veterans Way Mural from First Baptist Church.
11:45 a.m. - Meet @ First Baptist Church,
Walk with Veterans to the Mural
12:05 p.m. - Patriotic Program
• a song by Charles Graham, International recording artist
• Speaker: Dan Fisher, author of the Black Robe Regiment
12:30 p.m. - MEET, GREET & EAT with Veterans and the Community – FREE
• featuring local smoked pulled pork by Pat Elsey, Grilled ribeye sandwiches and hot dogs by the Missouri Cattlemens Assn., also hamburgers donated by the Joplin Regional Stockyards.
6:00 p.m. - FREE Duke Mason Concert at the MARC
Numerous local churches have volunteered youth to serve the Veterans.
The Freedom Endeavor will be on display in the MARC Gallery starting Nov. 11 through January.
More info on the Mt Vernon Regional Arts Council:
We Sponsor and/or host:
2 Theatre Groups
Creative aging programs at the library
The Not So Square Poetry Slam
The Not So Square Arts Festival
A multigenerational string program
Movies in the park
Art programs through the schools
Mt Vernon Community Choir
Art displays at KeenBean Coffee Roasters
The Gallery at the MARC
Studio 822, where artists can learn together or meet
More info see Facebook: Mt Vernon Regional Arts Council