Highlights of the ceremony will include honoring our country with traditional military presentations to include the presenting of the colors by the 185th Refueling Wing Color Guard, the Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem, a taps performance and a guest speaker from the 185th Refueling Wing. We will be recognizing each veteran in attendance or in memory of a veteran close to your heart.
10:00 AM Doors open, enjoy free coffee & donuts, sign in and enjoy the museum.
11:00 AM Presenting of the colors by the 185th Refueling Wing Color Guard, followed
by the Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem. A guest speaker from the
185th Refueling Wing will share a story in honor of local Veterans, followed
by a special honor of
Veterans past and present.
12:00 PM Closing remarks, followed by the performance of taps.
Upon conclusion of the formal program, we invite you and your family to exchange stories and take a moment to view memorabilia and artifacts from fellow Veterans and the Mid America Museum of Aviation & Transportation.
Supporting agencies will be in attendance such as The American Legion, Hospice of Siouxland, and the VA Center Indian Hills. Please see these representatives for more information on their services and resources.
We invite you to share your stories and experiences with us by displaying your war photos and memorabilia during our Veterans Day Celebration. Tables will be available.
Please contact Kelsey Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org for advanced information about the celebration.