Open House at Veterans CenterEureka on 9/11/2014
Tomorrow as part of the national day of service and remembrance in honor of those who have served us, all vet centers in the Pacific Western Region are hosting an open house event with an emphasis on highlighting the healing services offered to our transitioning warriors.
The Eureka Vet Center would like to invite all veterans, their families, members of the community and other stakeholders to a hosted BBQ being held at 2830 G street – Henderson Center – Eureka from 2 to 7 pm.
With a focus on readjustment and reintegration needs following military service, the open house is an opportunity for veterans of all era’s to connect with one another and their community.
The vet Center will also offer informational seminars addressing ares commonly found to be problematic with veterans who have experienced trauma in the military including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Stress Management and Sleep Problems.
There will be a free BBQ including Tri-Tip, hamburgers, hotdogs, side dishes and refreshments free of charge to everyone that comes (BBQ 4 to 7 PM)
There will also be entertainment for kids such as Wii Games, face painting and other family fun activities for all ages.
Schedule of events
2;00 pm Vet Center flag pole rededication and moment of silence honoring the victims of 9/11 and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country.
2:30 pm PTSD and The Family – A 30 minute seminar
3:30 pm Stress Reduction – 30 minute seminar
4:00 pm Sleep Hygien (what ever that is) – 30 minute seminar
4:00 – 7:00 pm BBQ!