LEBANON – In recognition of Veterans Day, Sen. Chris Gebhard (R-48) and Rep. Russ Diamond (R-102) invite veterans of the 48th Senatorial District and their families to attend a free veterans appreciation breakfast on Friday, Nov. 11, at Country Fare Restaurant, 498 E. Lincoln Ave., Myerstown. Check-in begins at 8 a.m. with breakfast and the program to start at 9 a.m.
“Rep. Diamond and I are honored to host the incredible men and women who have served our country, as well as their families, as a small way to thank them for defending our great country,” Gebhard said. “We owe them a debt of gratitude for the sacrifices they made so we are able to enjoy our freedom.”
Scott Kohr, director of Lebanon County Veterans Affairs, will be the keynote speaker. Lebanon County Recorder of Deeds Dawn Blouch will be there to issue veteran ID cards, which can be presented to businesses throughout the region in exchange for a discount, at no cost. Veterans who wish to receive an ID card should bring their DD214 Form.
Seating is limited for the breakfast, so veterans and their families are asked to RSVP by Tuesday, Nov. 1, online at SenatorGebhard48.com/veterans-appreciation-breakfast or by calling Gebhard’s district office at 717-274-6735.
CONTACT: Matthew Urban, 717-787-5708