Veterans Coffee Update 3/5/18

Posted on 05. Mar, 2018 by in Community, Community Education & Awareness, Information & Referral


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


“Saluting Women Veterans” recognition dinner, Sunday, June 10. 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Benton Convention Center, 301 West 5th Street, Winston-Salem, NC

Women Veterans, regardless of what branch, when or where you served are invited to attend this special event, with one guest each (free of charge)

Women Vets, for more information:

or 336 768-6157 (voicemail only-someone will return your call).


This event is open to all other veterans and the public as well.

Additional attendees are $40 each.

Sponsorship packages are also available and needed 336 331-1309

VFW and American Legion Posts, and other Veterans organizations, please help sponsor this event with the $500 “Band of Brothers” 8 seat table sponsorship. Call or email: 336 331-1309


Attention Vietnam Veterans! “We Gotta Get Out Of This Place”: A Tribute to Vietnam”. An all-new show performed and developed by Erinn Diaz for Letters From Home with a full big band at the High Point Theatre on Sunday, May 13th at 2pm. Complete with the singing, dancing and interaction you love about Letters From Home with a new twist. Tickets available now at this link:


2018 Veterans Coffee Schedule

Regularly Scheduled Veterans Coffees are 8:30 – 10:30 am, unless otherwise noted—-

Bring a Veteran Friend


Richard Childress Racing, Welcome, Wed., March 7, Greensboro, Thurs., March 8

Hendrick Motorsports, Concord, Wed., March 14, FREE tour of the race shops

PDQ, Winston-Salem, Thurs., March 15


Davidson County, Richard Childress Racing, 425 Industrial Dr., Welcome/Lexington, NC.  (Exit 97 off of HWY 52)  1st Wednesday of Each Month. 3/7, April 4 – NO Vets Coffee due to the space being used, May, 2 -a special Vets Coffee with breakfast and Country Music by “Mason Brown and the Shiners”, helping transition Vets to Farming) 6/6,       No Vets Coffee in July


Davie County, Sagebrush Steakhouse, Mocksville:  1st Thursday of each month, 3/1, 4/5, 5/3, 6/7.                                                                                  No Vets Coffee in July


Cabarrus County (VARIOUS LOCATIONS):  2018 dates and locations:  2nd Wednesday of each month.

Special Race Shop tour after our March 14 Veterans Coffee at Hendrick Motorsports

3/14, Hendrick Motorsports – 4400 Papa Joe Hendrick Blvd. Concord  (next to the HMS Museum)

4/11, 5/9, Stewart Haas Racing – 6001 Haas Way, Kannapolis

6/13, Hendrick Motorsports                     No Vets Coffee in July 


Guilford County, Greensboro @ the Outback Steakhouse, Four Seasons Mall: 2nd Thursday of each month.  3/8, 4/12, 5/10, 6/14,               No Vets Coffee in July 


Iredell County, Statesville @ the Outback Steakhouse: 3rd Wednesday of each month.

3/21, 4/18, 5/16, 6/20,                       No Vets Coffee in July


Winston-Salem @ the PDQ Restaurant on Stratford Rd.  3rd Thursday of each month.

3/15, 4/19, 5/17, 6/21.                       No Vets Coffee in July


Kernersville – Veterans Coffee, Linville Forest Church of Christ, 450 Linville Rd. 4th Monday of each month. 3/26, 4/23, (5/28 MEMORIAL DAY – NO COFFEE), 6/25. 

                                                     No Vets Coffee in July


Stokes County, King @ the Town & Country Restaurant:  2018 dates, 4th Thursday of each month,

3/22, 4/26, 5/24, 6/28.                        No Vets Coffee in July


Surry County, Mt Airy @ the Sagebrush Steakhouse:  Mondays – (4 times per year)

5/21, 8/20, 11/19

—————–Other Vets Coffees, Special Events and Meetings————


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.


High Point- Veterans Coffee, 1st Thursday of each month, 8:30 – 10:00 am, 2/1, 3/1, 4/5

Heal Our Heroes Vet Center, 1500 Bridges Dr. High Point.  Info, call:  336 430-8414


Lexington, “V4L (Veterans for Life)” 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.


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


“SITUATION REPORT”, a new Veteran Issues program on UNC-TV / the North Carolina Channel

Email your Veteran related questions to Jeff Smith at , or go to the Facebook page, @UNCTV’s Jeff Smith to ask health care, benefits or other questions.  The new “Sit-Rep” program will air every Saturday at 3:00 pm and Sunday at 4:30 pm