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Event

Date

Location

Contact

2014
Tacoma Vet Center's Mobile Unit Month of July 2014

Puget Sound Schedule pdf

Aberdeen
Mossyrock
Lacey
Puyallup
Shelton
Everett
White Salmon
Stevenson
Vancouver
Cathlamet
Long Beach
Longview
Bellingham
Langley
Pt Townsend
Chehalis
Chehalis
Chehalis

K. Mark Buckler
Readjustment Counseling Therapist
     Outreach Counselor
Tacoma Vet Center
4916 Center Street, Suite E
Tacoma, WA  98409
(253) 565-7038
kenneth.buckler2@va.gov

Veterans Court Fifth Anniversary Presentation July 30, 2014
4 pm

Thurston County Courthouse Building Three
District Court
2000 Lakeridge Drive SW
Olympia WA

  • July 30—JBLM I-Corps Commander Lt. Gen. Stephen R. Lanza invited
The Traveling Wall - Chehalis July. 31, 2014 - Aug. 3, 2014 Veterans Memorial Museum
100 SW Veterans Way
Chehalis WA 98532

vmm@compprime.com

360-740-8875

Information Letter

Veterans Entrepreneurial & Career Resources Fair August 5, 2014
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Charter College Fife
3700 Pacific Highway East Suite 150
Fife WA 98424

To RSVP or for more info Silvia Reyeses 253-298-2546
info@wdvfoundation.org

FLYER

Columbia Basin Veterans Stand Down August 7, 2014
8 am - 2 pm
WorkSource Columbia Basin
815 Kellogg
Kennewick WA
FLYER
Nick Erickson 509-734-5949
Service for Service Washington Goes to the Dogs August 7, 2014
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Service for Service
Washington Goes to the Dogs
Green River Community College
Lindbloom Student Center

POSTER printable

Registration and additional information:
http://www.dva.wa.gov/dogs.html

Purple Heart Recipient Recognition Day
Governor's Proclamation (pdf)

August 7, 2014

Missing in America Interment Service August 8, 2014
3:00 pm

You are cordially invited to attend the
Washington Department of Veteran Affairs
Missing In America Interment Service

on Friday, the eighth of Aug 2014
at three o’clock in the afternoon
at the
Washington State Veterans Cemetery
21702 West Espanola Rd
Medical Lake, Washington 99022

Parking is available at the cemetery with overflow available along Ritchey Road
Those in need of ADA arrangements should call (509) 299-6280 by Wed Aug 6, 2014

For additional information please contact the office at (509) 299-6280 or cemetery@dva.wa.gov

Vancouver Stand Down August 13, 2014 TBA 360-693-7030
509-220-8262x33756
2nd Annual celebrating Military Service Parade August 16, 2014

 

Applications for the 2nd Annual Celebrating Military Service Parade on August 16th are now being accepted.

Washington's 125th Anniversary August 16, 2014 TBD Susan Rohrer

T: 360.586-0166
C. 360.292.8099
F: 360.586-8322

mailto:susan.rohrer@wshs.wa.gov
www.washingtonhistory.org

Hiring Heroes Inland Northwest Employer Workshop August 19, 2014
8:30 am - 11 am
Haskins Steel, Bldg D
3613 E Main Ave
Spokane WA 99202

RSVP:
hiringheroes.INW@redcross.org

FLYER

Boots2Work Military Career Fair August 27, 2014
9 am Career Fair
7 pm Tacoma Rainiers

Boots2Work Military Career Fair Cheney Stadium for transitioning service members, veterans, retired military personnel and family.

For more information: b2wjobseekers@workforce-central.org

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/boots2work-2014-job-seeker-registration-tickets-11286029819

FLYER

2014 Career Day in Tacoma

September 5, 2014

10 AM - 2 PM

Hire America's Heroes
2014 Career Day in Tacoma
Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center

Andrea Nelson andrea@hireamericasheroes.org

FLYER

Welcome Home Veterans Event - Yakima September 13, 2014
10 am - 5 pm
Coordinated by the Jonathan M. Wainwright Memorial VA Medical Center
Wixon Park
Selah WA
FLYER
509-434-7286
Faces of Agent Orange Townhall September 13, 2014
1 - 5 pm
United Steel Workers of America
14015 East Trent
Spokane Valley WA 99216

FLYER

Jim Daugherty, President
Inland Empire Chapter 879
Vietnam Veterans Of America
Spokane, Washington
cell: 509-863-5115
hm: 509-868-0200
oldjuveniled@comcast.net
http://www.wavva.org/

Moses Lake Stand Down September 13, 2014 Grant County Fairgrounds 509-462-2500

POW/MIA Recognition Day

Official DOD Poster jpg

September 19, 2014

Inland Northwest Hiring Heroes Fair September 19, 2014
10 am - 3 pm
Spokane Fair and Expo Center
404 N Havana St
Spokane, WA

FLYER

 

509-326-3330
Hiringheroes.inw@redcross.org

Faces of Agent Orange Town Hall

Bellingham

September 19, 2014
1 pm - 4 pm
St. Luke's Community Health Education Center
3333 Squalicum Parkway
Bellingham WA
Hosted by Whatcom County Chapter 165 of the Vietnam Veterans of America
Bill Bowen 360-815-6721 billb@newobgroup.com
Colville Stand Down September 20, 2014 Stevens County Fairgrounds 509-675-2999
509-462-2500X4002
Women Veterans Summit September 20, 2014
Check-in 7 am - 8:30 am. Summit begins at 8:30 am

Women Veterans Summit
"Dare to Dream - A Celebration of the Warrior Within"
Spokane Convention Center
334 West Spokane Falls Blvd
Spokane WA 99201

http://www.dva.wa.gov/2014womensummit.html 

Save the Date Flyer

Contact: Jurene Mason about Sponsorship and Exhibitor information: 509-768-5130 nwveteranresources@gmail.com

Barb Logan barb@dva.wa.gov or 360-725-2227

Register: https://www.regonline.com/register/checkin.aspx?EventId=1529730&MethodId=0&EventSessionId=&startnewreg=1

Wenatchee Stand Down September 26 National Guard Armory 509-888-7310
509-462-2500x4002
Veteran Service Officer Training and Information Session Sept. 29, 2014
8:30 am - 4 pm

The Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Pension Center are partnering to conduct a one-day training and information session for Veteran Service Officers in Washington State. This event will be held on Monday September 29th and will be hosted by AMVETS Alvah R. Davis Post 1 in Tacoma.

You may register for this event online at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/washington-state-veteran-service-officer-training-information-session-tickets-12376192525.

There is no cost to attend this event but the Washington State Department of Veteran Affairs will not be providing reimbursement for travel, lodging or meals. This is a lunch on your own event so please plan accordingly.

AGENDA

Port Angeles Stand Down October 2, 2014
9 am - 3 pm
TBA

For information & Transportation call:

Tammy 360-417-2383
Paul 360-640-0296
VFW 360-302-1285

Kitsap Area Veteran Alliance Stand Down October 4, 2014 Bremerton Sheridan Park Community Center  
Massing of the Colors October 9, 2014

JBLM Lewis Main

The time and place of the ceremony are to be determined, but probably mid to late afternoon.  This year participating organizations can carry their National Colors and their Organizational Colors or Banners.  Details will be provided as they develop.  Please pass this information to other patriotic organizations.

Carroll Dickson@comcast.net
Veterans Service Provider Networking Meeting October 15, 2104
10 am - noon
William C. Warren Building
Veterans Memorial Park
405 E St
Auburn WA 98002

Great for King and Pierce advocates and veterans service providers.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided
Contact: Tito Alfredo Medina 206.802.5578 
Tito Alfredo Medina
Yakima Stand Down October 25, 2014
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
State Fair Park
Modern Living Building
1301 S Fair Ave
Yakima WA 98901

Need more information or transportation call:
David Brown at (509) 574-1537 or Dave Purcell at (509) 307-1889
website at www.yakimacounty.us/veterans FLYER

Find us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/YakimaValleyVeteransCoalition

Veterans Day

November 11, 2014

       
Veterans Day Ceremony - Olympia November 11, 2014
11:00
Thurston County Veterans Council
Capitol Rotunda
Olympia WA
Keynote - Lourdes E. Alvarado-Ramos

TCVCChairman@yahoo.com

360-789-2202

Veterans Hiring Event November 12, 2014
9 am - 3 pm
AMVETS
5717 S. Tyler St
Tacoma WA 98409
FLYER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

 

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