Here are some other notable events occurring around the city honoring veterans.
Davenport University Veteran's Day Celebration
When: Friday, November 9, 2012 | 9:30am
Where: Davenport University – 6191 Kraft Avenue Southeast, Grand Rapids, MI, 49512
What: Davenport will be displaying Army and National Guard equipment that is currently being used in Afghanistan and Iraq starting at 9:30am. A Blackhawk helicopter will be touching down on the campus at 10am. A military fly-over is then planned at 10:40am (weather permitting). Finally, there will be a moment of silence observed at 11am.
The City of Wyoming Veterans Day Ceremony
When: Friday, November 9, 2012 | 6pm
Where: Veteran's Memorial Garden – Veterans Memorial Dr SW, Grand Rapids, MI, 49534
What: The city of Wyoming is honoring it's veterans with a ceremony being opened by a message from Mayor Jack Poll. The ceremony will feature the commander of the 63rd brigade in Wyoming, Colonel Pablo Estrada Jr.
Fountain Street Church Veteran's Day Ceremony
When: Friday, November 9, 2012 | 11am
Where: Fountain Street Church – 24 Fountain Street Northeast, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503
What: The ceremony will take place in the Memorial Tower room and feature a wreath laying and remarks from Mayor George Hartwell.