Veterans Coffee Update

Posted on 02. Mar, 2016 by in News

Veterans Coffee Update – March 1, 2016 

Please forward this update & schedule to any Vets you think might like to join us for free coffee, doughnuts and conversation. 

Information:  Don Timmons 336 331-1309  or  don.timmons@hospicecarecenter.org

 

 

See the full Veterans Coffee schedule at the bottom of this update.

Including new QUARTERLY Vets Coffees in Wilkesboro and Mt. Airy

 

Special Announcements!

 

The Coffees continue to be an important opportunity for Veterans, both male and female, to gather for free coffee, doughnuts, conversation and Veterans resource information.  Help us spread the word to other Veterans and Veterans groups.

 

Highlight.  We had a record number of Veterans in King last Thursday morning, 53 total!

 

Welcome:  Join us at Richard Childress Racing this Wednesday (tomorrow) morning at 8:30.

 

Mocksville:  We are back in Mocksville at the Sagebrush Steakhouse this Thursday at 8:30.

 

Greensboro:  Thursday, March 10 at the Outback Steakhouse, Four Seasons Mall at 8:30.

 

Concord:  The June 8 Coffee will be back at the Speedway Club, Charlotte Motor Speedway.  Our July 13 and September 14 Concord Veterans Coffees will be held at Hendrick Motor Sports, the Team Center Building.   Thanks Hendrick Motor Sports for having us back!

 

REGISTER NOW FOR A SPECIAL EVENT for Veterans on Saturday morning, May 14, 9 am till Noon.  How about flying through the trees at Kersey Valley Zip Line in Archdale?  We are having a special Veterans Coffee at Kersey Valley for Veterans and our guests.  They are giving us a very special rate of $30 each, just to cover their expenses.  We will be enjoying their 10 line adventure experience.  We have to register for this one at 336 431-1700, ask for Chrissy.  For information about the facility, visit: www.kerseyvalley.com

 

See the “NC Now” segment Jeff Smith from the UNCTV created  about our Central NC Veterans Coffees at:   https://youtu.be/NXaAmt3ivls     Thanks Jeff!

 

Thanks to Krispy Kreme and Sheetz for providing coffee and doughnuts and to Starbucks for providing coffee for our Veterans Coffees again this year. A special thanks to all our event venues:  the Outback Steakhouse (Winston-Salem, Greensboro-Four Seasons Mall & Statesville), Sagebrush Steakhouse, Richard Childress Racing, Town & Country Restaurant, the Speedway Club @ Charlotte Motor Speedway, Hendrick Motorsports and Dave & Buster’s.

 

There are more announcements coming up soon!

 

Important websites for Veterans to check out:  www.ncveteransworkinggroup.org  .  www.milvets.nc.gov and www.ncserves.org .  I encourage you to visit these sites.  There is a lot of great resource information there.

 

For information about any Hospice & Palliative CareCenter and/or Rowan Hospice & Palliative Care service or program, hospice care, grief counseling or advance directives workshops, visit:  www.hospicecarecenter.org or www.rowanhospice.org or call Don Timmons 336 331-1309

 

Monthly Scheduled Veterans Coffee Events

Unless otherwise noted, the Veterans Coffee Events are from

8:30 till 10:30 am

 

Welcome:           1st Wednesday, Richard Childress Racing, 425 Industrial Dr

 

Mocksville:          1st Thursday, Sagebrush Steakhouse, 1562 Yadkinville Rd. (I 40   & Hwy 601)

 

Concord:            2nd Wednesday, We are back at the Charlotte Motor Speedway on

     Wednesday, February 10 and June 8!  Our July 13 and September

    14 Concord Veterans Coffees will be held at Hendrick Motor Sports,

    the Team Center Building.  

 

Greensboro:        2nd Thursday, Outback Steakhouse, Four Seasons Town Centre

 

Statesville:        3rd Wednesday, Outback Steakhouse, 979 Folger Dr.

 

Winston-Salem:    3rd Thursday, Outback Steakhouse, 502 Highland Oaks Dr.

 

King:               4th Thursday, Town & Country Restaurant – 627 South Main St

 

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NEW QUARTERLY Scheduled Veterans Coffee Events – 8:30 till 10:30

Wilkesboro: MONDAYS – March 14, June 13, September 12 December 12…Sagebrush Steakhouse

Mt. Airy:    MONDAYS – March 21, June 20, September 19, December 19 …Sagebrush Steakhouse

 

Mooresville:  Richard’s Coffee Shop & Military Museum:  Open every day except Sunday. 

Free coffee on Thursdays and special musical entertainment on Saturdays.

 

Salisbury:   Every Tuesday morning at 9:00 am.  Thelma’s Frontier Coffee Shop.  Salisbury Mall

 

Link to a Fox 8 report on a W-S Coffee:  http://myfox8.com/2015/07/21/veterans-coffee-events-in-the-piedmont/

 

Don Timmons – Veteran, Army, 1969 & 1970      

Email:  don.timmons@hospicecarecenter.org    Phone:  336 331-1309

 

Don Timmons

Regional Community Partnership Coordinator

Hospice & Palliative CareCenter

Direct:  336 331-1309aas