Veterans Coffee Update

Posted on 01. Dec, 2017 by in Information & Referral, Peer Support

 

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Don Timmons, Veteran, Army, 1969 & 1970

Hospice & Palliative CareCenter and Rowan Hospice & Palliative Care

Community Partnership and Veterans Support Coordinator

If you have questions about Hospice care, please call or email:

336 331-1309   don.timmons@hospicecarecenter.org

 

We are winding down the year and it has been another great one for the Veterans Coffees.  Thanks to everyone who has supported our various Veteran events.

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Please THANK our sponsors for their support as you interact with them in their businesses.

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NEXT WEDNESDAY, December 6, 8:00 – 10:30 am

Our last Veterans Coffee till February 2018

Davidson County, Richard Childress Racing, 425 Industrial Dr., Welcome/Lexington, NC.  1st Wednesdays

  • December 6, (Year End Finale Vets Coffee)  Rolling Thunder will present the “Missing Man” table ceremony, Speaker, James M. Scott (from last year), speaking about his book on WWII submarine warfare.  We are honoring Marine Corps Veteran Rich Brenner by partnering with the Marine Corps League’s “Toys for Tots” program.  Please bring new, unwrapped toys and/or clothing for children to be given to local children as Christmas gifts.      Breakfast will be provided by Sagebrush Steakhouse. Erinn Diaz (Letters from Home) will be there, and SANTA and MRS. CLAUS TOO! Patriotic music by the South Davidson High School marching band     8:00 – 10:30 am   No RSVP necessary

 

  • Saturday, December 9 at Goodwill Industries, 2701 University Parkway, W-S.  9:00 am – 3:00 pm.  2017 Women Veterans Empowerment Symposium. Lunch provided.

For information: 336 251-6453 or audrey.farrish-lane1@va.gov or, sjolley@goodwillnwnc.org   RSVP by 12/1/17

 

 

Regularly Scheduled Vets Coffees are 8:30 – 10:30 am – Bring a Veteran Friend—-

 

Davidson County, Richard Childress Racing, 425 Industrial Dr., Welcome, NC.  1st Wednesdays

  • December 6, (Year End Finale Vets Coffee)  8:00 – 10:30 AM
  • February 7, 2018

 

Davie County, Sagebrush Steakhouse, Mocksville:  1st Thursdays, See you on February 1, 2018

 

Cabarrus County (VARIOUS LOCATIONS):  2018 dates and locations:  2nd Wednesdays  See you on February 14, 2018  At Hendrick Motorsports

 

Guilford County, Greensboro @ the Outback Steakhouse, Four Seasons Mall: 2nd Thursdays, 

See you on Thursday, February 8, 2018

 

Iredell County, Statesville @ the Outback Steakhouse: 3rd Wednesdays, See you on Wednesday, February 21, 2018

 

Winston-Salem @ the PDQ Restaurant on Stratford Rd.  3rd, See you on Thursday, February 15, 2018

 

Kernersville – Veterans Coffee, 4th Mondays, 8:30 – 10:30 am in Kernersville at Linville Forest Church of Christ, 450 Linville Rd. See you on February 26, 2018

 

Stokes County, King @ the Town & Country Restaurant:  2018 dates, 4th Thursdays, See you on February 22, 2018

 

Surry County, Mt Airy @ the Sagebrush Steakhouse:  Mondays – (4 times per year) Se you on February 19, 2018

 

There will be no Veterans Coffees in December and January at the locations noted above except for the December 6 event at Richard Childress Racing in Welcome/Lexington.

 

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Lexington, “Viet Now” meetings are on the last Monday of each month at the Goodwill Workforce Center, 719 West Center Street, Lexington.  From:  6:00 – 7:45 pm.

 

High Point- Veterans Coffee, First Thursdays, 8:30 – 10:00 am, at the

Heal Our Heroes Vet Center, 1500 Bridges Rd.  High Point.  healourheroes.org

 

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Salisbury- Thelma’s Frontier Coffee Shop.  Every Tuesday morning from 8:30 – 10:30 am at Thelma’s Restaurant in the West End Plaza shopping Center.

 

Mooresville- Richard’s Coffee Shop and Military Museum will be open every day except Sunday.  Thursdays has free coffee for Vets and Saturday is their musical extravaganza.

 

Cabarrus Veterans Coalition Get Together.  Every Tuesday morning from 8:30 – 11:00 am at Carm’s Café, 42 S. Union St. Concord

 

Union County Vets Coffee at the South Piedmont Community college, 8:30 – 10:30 am, the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Building A, Salon A.  4209 Old Charlotte Hwy., Monroe