DOVER, DE - Kent County Chapter 850, Vietnam Veterans of America, will host its monthly meeting on Thursday, October 16, at 7 p.m., at the FOP Lodge in Kitts Hummock.
All Vietnam veterans are welcome to attend regardless of membership, as are members of the AVVA Associate chapter and anyone interested in joining that chapter.
Chapter 850 has nearly 200 members and is involved in internal and external projects to benefit the community. In collaboration with Kent County Levy Court the chapter created the Kent County Veterans Memorial Park on South Little Creek Rd., Dover.
The park includes a Vietnam Veterans Memorial; a Gold Star Mother and Families Memorial; a Korean War Memorial, and is the future home of a Middle East Conflicts Memorial.
The chapter will be hosting a Veterans Day ceremony on Tuesday, November 11, at 2 p.m. at the Kent County Veterans Park on S. Little Creek Road, Dover.