Local Veterans Day activities
Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014 — Veteran’s Day bus schedule
Lassen Rural Bus will be offering bus services for veterans wishing to come into Susanville for Veterans Day activities.
•8:50 a.m. — Doyle Senior Center
•9:15 a.m. — Veterans of Foreign Wars building in Herlong
•9:45 a.m. — Park and Ride in Janesville
•9:55 a.m. — Wayside Inn in Standish
•10:05 a.m. — Susan River Fire Department in Johnstonville on Highway 395
The bus will then travel to the Veterans Memorial Hall to pick up any veterans who want to ride the bus in the parade.
The bus will then depart Veterans Memorial Hall for the Armory to begin the parade.
•2 p.m. — Bus departs Veterans Hall and reverses its route to take veterans home.
Veterans Day breakfast
•The Lassen Community College Softball program is holding its fourth annual breakfast for veterans and their families. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11 at the Lassen County Fairgrounds. For more information, call Glenn Yonan at 310-1458.
Veterans Day parade
The Veteran’s Day parade begins at 11 a.m. at the Lassen County Fairgrounds. It travels Main Street and ends at the Veterans Memorial Hall.
Veterans Day program
A program at the Veterans Memorial Hall will follow the parade. The program will begin at noon with the Lassen High School choir singing the national anthem. The school’s band will also play the military services’ medley.
Retired first sergeant James Casner from the local National Guard will be the guest speaker. Lunch will follow downstairs.
Shaffer School will be holding its annual Veteran's Day Breakfast and Assembly Wednesday, Nov. 12 at Shaffer School.
The free breakfast for all veterans starts at 8 a.m. with the tribute assembly beginning at 9 a.m.
All Lassen County veterans are invited and encouraged to attend.