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Veterans Day events in the Heartland

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On Monday, Nov. 11, U.S. military veterans will be celebrated for their service. Families, friends and the general public are welcome to honor these veterans in programs and events around the area.

Missouri

Cape Girardeau will be hosting a veterans ceremony at Freedom Corner in Capaha Park at 11 a.m.

Also in Cape Girardeau, a veterans assembly will be at 12:30 p.m. at the Cape Central Junior High School.

The Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield will be hosting a Veterans Day Program at 1 p.m.

Oran Elementary will be having an Veterans Day assembly starting at 9 a.m.

Illinois

There will be a veteran's parade in Anna starting at 2 p.m. in City Park.

Carbondale will be having a veteran's ceremony at the Veterans Memorial Plaza at 11 a.m. Also in Carbondale, there will be a veteran's ceremony at the Shryock Auditorium at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.

There will be a veteran's parade starting at 10 a.m. at Keyes Park in DuQuoin. There will also be a program that starts at 11 a.m. following the parade.

In Harrisburg, there will be a veterans program at 11 a.m. at the American Legion.

Veterans, friends and family are invited to a veteran's breakfast from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Herrin.

The Marion VFW will be hosting a veteran's ceremony at 11 a.m.

There will be a veteran's ceremony at the Mt. Vernon Times Square Mall starting at 10:30 a.m.

In Pickneyville, there will be a veterans ceremony starting at 11 a.m. at the Perry County Courthouse.

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