UPCOMING VBC EVENTS
1750 Clairton Road (Route 885)
West Mifflin, PA 15122-3029
Friday, October 25, 5:30-8:00pm: FREE EVENT! University of Pittsburgh, University Club Ballroom A
(123 University Pl, Pittsburgh, PA 15260) To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the GI Bill, Pitt’s Office of Veterans Services is hosting a VBC storytelling event with appetizers and beverages. Space limited to 100. RSVP to ellie@veteransbreakfastclub.
Free food, cash bar, and veteran storytelling generously sponsored by the SNPJ Lodge 106 and Blue Star Mothers of Pittsburgh.
FREE EVENT! The Pittsburgh Chapter of Pets for Vets at Animal Friends, (562 Camp Horne Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237). Light refreshments and apanel discussion focusing on the benefits of the human/animal bond and the special role of Pets for Vets. Call 412.847.7030 to RSVP.
21st Annual VETERANS DAY BREAKFAST Duquesne University Student Union Ballroom (1000 Locust St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219). The VBC is grateful to VLP, Shepherd’s Heart, and Friends of Danang for donating tables to us for this special event. Those attending with the VBC attend for free. This year’s theme is “Welcome Home” and will feature Todd DePastino moderating a conversation with Vietnam veterans. Breakfast to 9:30am. Veterans’ storytelling program from 9:30-11:00am. There will be no shuttle bus transportation this year. Attendees can park in the Forbes Ave Garage (1180 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219). RSVPs REQUIRED BY Nov. 6 to email@example.com or 412-623-9029.
FREE EVENT “A Conversation with WWII 45th Infantry Division veteran, Guy Prestia” University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg, Mary Lou Campana Chapel and Lecture Center (150 Finoli Dr. Greensburg, PA 15601). Todd DePastino will introduce and talk with WWII veteran Guy Prestia about his service in WWII, including North African, Sicily, the Italian Campaign, and liberating Dachau Concentration Camp.
Open to the public event with elementary school students asking questions, and veterans sharing their stories. Churchview Ave to Mary Ann Dr to Pleasantvue Dr. Signs and students will direct you to entrance.