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Houghton Park, Parade starts 10:00

You are invited to join the Long Beach Heritage Museum, among others in Long Beach, in honoring all vererans who have served their country through military service at the 10th Annual Veterans Day Parade and Celebration on Saturday, November 11th. The parade will feature Grand Marshalls who represent each branch of military service, Vererans' groups, Scout troops, high school marching bands, ROTC, and community leaders.

The parade will start at 10:00 am at the corner of Harding St. and Atlantic Ave. Following the parade a special 10th Anniverssary Ceremony honoring veterans will be held at Houghton Park, 6301 Myrtle Ave. Awards will be presented to each Grand Marshall, and a new mural honoring all veterans will be dedicated. The celebration in Houghton Park will also feature family-friendly activities, food, and a gift and crafts fair. The Heritage Museum will have the famous Cyclone Racer roller coaster car on display, with the spectators having the opportunity to have their pictures taken in it for a donation of ten dollars to the Museum's building fund. The Museum needs members to volunteer to help at the Museum's exhibit and roller coaster display in the park.

To volunteer please call Ken Larkey (562) 433-4156 or LKenlar@aol.com.

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