The West Bend American Legion Ray Dickop Post will again be sponsoring a “Cards for Veterans” program. The event will take place at the West Bend Community Memorial Library starting on Monday, November 19 and ending on Friday, December 14.
“The program is designed to involve the public to express their gratitude to veterans by visiting the display at the library,” said project coordinator Jim Maersch. “Visitors will be asked to select a Christmas card and write a message thanking a veteran for their services.”
The sealed cards will then be delivered to area veterans. There is no cost for this service. Donations of Christmas cards are appreciated and may be dropped off at the library. You can drop them off with attention to “Sara Davister” at the library. We hope to see you between November 19th and December 14th! Also watch for an announcement on the library’s Facebook page.
Also don’t forget to find out more about the Ice Age Trail on Monday, November 12 at 6:30 PM! Calling all outdoor enthusiasts! Explore the Ice Age National Scenic Trail in Washington County. See the Trail and glacial formations in the West Bend area. Learn how the Trail is built and maintained. The program will be presented by Tom Alberg, who is a volunteer with the Ice Age Trail Alliance. We will have tea and water available.
No registration is necessary for the Ice Age Trail program. Please contact Sara at 262-335-5151, ext. 5259 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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