JJC Hosting Annual Ceremony to Honor Veterans Nov. 9

All veterans and community members are invited to attend a Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 9 at 12:30 p.m. at the Joliet Junior College Main Campus, located at 1215 Houbolt Road in Joliet. The ceremony will take place on the Bridge. veterans

JJC’s Veterans Day Ceremony is an occasion when students, faculty and staff get together to celebrate and thank veterans for their years of service, in addition to remembering veterans who have lost their lives in service of their country. Veterans in attendance are encouraged to wear something that signifies their military branch, such as their uniform, a hat, or a pin.

See photos from the 2016 ceremony

Everyone is invited to come to the ceremony and stay for refreshments afterwards.

For more information about the ceremony, contact Pam Dilday at pdilday@jjc.edu or 815-280-2755.

For information about veteran resources at JJC, visit www.jjc.edu/financial-aid/Pages/veterans.aspx.

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