Post Sponsors Parties for Nursing Home Vets

Utica Post 229 will hold a Veterans Day party and a Christmas party for veterans residing at the Pines at Utica Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, Service Officer Dave Wilson announced at the October meeting.

The Veterans Day party begins at 2 p,m. Thursday, Nov. 3, at the Pines.

The Christmas party starts there at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15.

Wilson urged post members to help provide a fun time for the nursing home vets and share camaraderie with the aged “brothers in arms.”

He added: “We all voted to adopt the veterans at the Pines, so let’s support them.”