EUGENE, Ore. -- Residents across the Willamette Valley will be celebrating those who have served on Veterans Day Monday. Here's a look at some of the events you can attend to honor the veterans and active military in your life, as well as closures to be aware of.
- 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month
- Nov. 11, 11:11 a.m., Veterans Memorial Association Building, 1626 Willamette St.
- Organized by American Legion Post 3 & VFW Post 293
- Chow Down for Vets
- Nov. 11, Pastini, Oakway Center, 325 Oakway Road
- 10% of proceeds go to Returning Veterans Project
- Veterans Appreciation Swim
- Nov. 11, 1:30 p.m., Echo Hollow Pool, 1655 Echo Hollow Road
- Veterans, active military and family swim for free
- Veterans Appreciation Ceremony
- Nov. 12, 11:30 a.m., Lane Community College, Center Building, second floor, 4000 E. 30th Ave.
- Government offices
- Eugene and Springfield schools
- No mail delivery
- Springfield Library