City of Solana Beach to celebrate Veterans Day with public ceremony
The City of Solana Beach and Solana Beach Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 5431 will jointly host a Veterans Day ceremony on Monday, Nov. 11, from 11 a.m. to noon at the La Colonia Community Center, 715 Valley Avenue. The event is free of charge and open to the public. A “Feathers from Heaven” doves release will occur, Camp Pendleton Young Marines will be the honor guard, and the Santa Fe Christian School Band will perform patriotic songs.
Also participating in the ceremony are Solana Beach Mayor Mike Nichols and Randy Treadway, Commander for VFW Post 5431. Special guest speaker, Major Linda Stanley, will address the community. Donation information, and design renderings of the proposed new Veterans Courtyard for La Colonia Park will be available for viewing. Light refreshments will be served. Docents from the Civic and Historical Society will be on hand to conduct tours of the Historical Museum. For more information, please call 858/720-2453.