Veterans Day Parade Sunday in Milford: Concert and other events planned

Nov. 8: The City of Milford will host a number of Veterans Day events on Sunday, Nov. 8. The Veterans Day Parade will be at 2 p.m. All units and marchers will be asked to assemble at the Daniel Wasson Field parking lot at 1.

A Cpl. Jordan Pierson dedication will follow the parade and speakers: the dedication will take place at the Memorial Flagpole.

The Milford Concert Band, under the direction of Duane Berge, will present “Veterans in the Community” in conjunction with the City of Milford’s Office of the Mayor on Sunday, Nov. 8, at 3 p.m. at Milford City Hall, 110 River St.

The concert will take place following the Milford’s Veterans Day parade. Several members of the Milford Concert Band are military veterans.

Nov. 9: There will be a tribute to Milford’s veterans on Monday, Nov. 9, at noon at the Milford Senior Center, 9 Jepson Drive. All Milford veterans and a guest are invited to attend. RSVP by Friday, Nov. 6, to Amanda Berry, program director at the center, 203-877-5131.

Nov. 11: The city of Milford’s Veterans Day Wreath Laying Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 11, in front of City Hall at 10:45 a.m. All are invited to attend the short, but moving ceremony.

Organizations that would like to participate may call Russ Edwards at 203-876-0914 for more information.