A listing of east-metro memorials and celebrations in recognition of Veterans Day on Monday, Nov. 11:
Lake St. Croix Seashore: Decrease St. Croix Valley Veterans Memorial Park’s second-annual memorial occasion. 2:30 p.m. Washington County Commissioner Gary Kriesel and Lake St. Croix Seashore Mayor Tom McCarthy will say a number of phrases together with a Coloration Guard, bugle participant and a gun salute.
Hastings: “The Experience of the American Soldier” presentation by a mom, Jill Stephenson, of a fallen soldier, Benjamin Kopp. 7 p.m. Stephenson will inform a narrative about her life and her son. There might be a meet-and-greet and book-signing at 5 p.m. for her e-book “The Heart of a Ranger.” Starkson Household Life Celebration Chapel, 3075 Vermilion St.
Bloomington: Final Chef Problem with Mall of America cooks paired with navy personnel for a cooking competitors. 1 to five p.m. Rotunda, Mall of America. Extra info at mallofamerica.com/events/view/25680.
Inver Grove Heights: The official State of Minnesota Veterans Day program. 10 a.m. A free breakfast might be served from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Veterans Memorial Neighborhood Middle, 8055 Barbara Ave.
Neighborhood Thread, Stillwater: Stillwater American Legion Veterans Day celebration and flag-raising ceremony begins at 9 a.m. Luncheon at 12 p.m., and a patriotic music program by the Resisters at 12:30 p.m. Register by calling 651-439-7434 by four p.m. Friday. Neighborhood Thread, 2300 Orleans St. W.
River Falls, Wis.: The College of Wisconsin-River Falls Veterans Day ceremony. 11 a.m. Chancellor Dean Van Galen, retired Col. Steven Bensend of the Wisconsin Nationwide Guard, and college scholar and president of the college’s Veterans Membership Joshua Flores Hanson might be audio system. A presentation of colours by the college’s ROTC division will happen throughout the ceremony. Falcon’s Nest, College Middle, 501 Wild Rose Ave. E.
State Capitol, St. Paul: Native Chapter 27 of Veterans For Peace might be co-sponsoring its yearly Armistice Day occasion with Metropolis of the Bells. 10:45 a.m. The bells might be rung at 11 a.m. Veterans Service Constructing, 20 W. 12th St.
Veterans Memorial, Stillwater: Veterans Day with Stillwater Space Excessive Faculty band and Summertime Quartet efficiency. 11 a.m. salute to veterans of downtown Stillwater, 11:30 a.m. ceremony. A presentation of colours, a remembrance of veterans and a keynote tackle be Main Justin Bradshaw of america. The Stillwater Veterans Memorial, nook of Third and Pine streets. Extra info at stillwaterveteransmemorial.org.
Downtown St. Paul: A Veterans Day Stroll with the American Legion St. Paul Submit Eight by way of downtown. 1 p.m. Departs from the Veterans Service Constructing, 20 W. 12th St.
Landmark Middle, St. Paul: A screening of a brand new movie known as “Stalag Luft III — One Man’s Story” in honor of Veterans Day. four p.m. A narrative about former St. Paul resident Charles Woehrle, who survived as a prisoner of conflict. Landmark Middle Weyerhaeuser Auditorium, 75 W. Fifth St. Extra info at landmarkcenter.org.
Zephyr Theatre, Stillwater: “Heroes on Veterans Day,” an tailored play about three World Conflict I veterans taking over a daring plan to flee an outdated soldier’s house, might be free for veterans. Present begins at 7:30 p.m. Zephyr Theatre, 601 Major St. N. Extra data at stillwaterzephyrtheatre.org.
FREE FOOD FOR VETERANS AND ACTIVE-DUTY MILITARY
Bacon Social Home: Monday, Nov. 11, free entree to all energetic navy and veterans. Positioned in Minneapolis.
Smashburger: Monday, Nov. 11, free double burger with any buy for veterans. East-metro places embody St. Paul, Roseville and Eagan.
5-Eight Membership: Monday, Nov. 11, free meal of a basic Juicy Lucy or burger for veterans. East-metro places embody Minneapolis, Maplewood and West St. Paul.
Villa Italian Kitchen: Monday, Nov. 11, free pizza giveway for veterans and active-duty navy. East-metro places embody Eagan and Bloomington.
Hell’s Kitchen: Monday, Nov. 11, free meal when eating in for veterans, active-duty navy and reserve service members. Positioned in Minneapolis.