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Event

Date

Location

Contact

2014

If you missed The Medal of Honor Ceremony held April 2, 2014, at the Capitol in Olympia, visit our Medal of Honor page to find links to photos and videos of the day: http://www.dva.wa.gov/moh.html

VAAC Town Hall Meeting April 17, 2014
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Auburn Senior Activity Center
808 Ninth St SE
Auburn WA 98002

Liza Narciso

lisan@dva.wa.gov

Agenda

Fundraiser for Fisher House and Wounded Warriors

April 19, 2014

6 pm

Hobo Stew Cook-off
Port Orchard Eagles Aerie 2338
4001 Jackson Ave SE
Port Orchard WA 98366
For Information: Ken Bicha 360-871-2388
2014 Women Veterans' Forum
Walla Walla
April 21, 2014
0800 - 1430
Jonathan M. Wainwright VA Medical Center
Walla Walla WA Campus, bldg 78

Lydia Hales, LICSW (509) 525-5200 ext 26759

FLYER

South King County Veterans Services and Job Fair April 22, 2014
1 pm - 4 pm
Federal Way Community Center
876 S 333rd St
Federal Way WA 98003

FLYER

Rich Garmong
King County Veterans Program
Richard.garmong@kingcounty.gov

2014 Veterans and Dependents Job Fair
Yakima
April 24, 2014
9 am - 3 pm
Modern Living Building - State Fair Park
Yakima WA

Come prepared with resume
Interested vendors contact Jon Ison jonactnow@callatg.com

FLYER

Kitsap Area Veterans Alliance Spring Stand Down April 26, 2014
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sheridan Park Community Center
680 Lebo Blvd
Bremerton WA

Many free services available for Veterans and their dependents.  ID required for entry. 

http://www.kitsapgov.com/hs/veterans/VABoard.htm

Bring several copies of your DD214/discharge papers, or VA, military, retired military, Reserve or National Guard ID for faster services.  Unaccompanied dependents must bring DD214 and proof of relationship. 

FLYER

2nd Annual Food Walk - Moscow to Pullman April 27, 2014
10:30 am
Marines of the Palouse
Join us as we fight hunger Marine style!
FLYER
Seattle-Snohomish Vietnamese in Seattle for remembering the fall of Saigon(April 30, 1975) and honoring all South Vietnamese, American and Allied soldiers. April 27, 2014
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

All Vietnam veterans are invited.

Location: African American Academy (Van Asselt) School
8311 Beacon Ave S Seattle, WA 98118

Please, call Lan at 357-7684 or email ahjones@comcast.net to let her know you will come.

Western Washington Mobile Vet Center April 28, 2014 100 E. Wallace Kneeland Blvd
Shelton WA
K. Mark Buckler
Tacoma Vet Center
4916 Center Street, Suite E
Tacoma, WA  98409
(253) 565-7038 (O)
(253) 441-0460 (C)
kenneth.buckler2@va.gov

Traumatic Brain Injury Conference - SeaTac

April 28-29, 2014 Washington State 2014 Traumatic Brain Injury Conference
Marriott Hotel - SeaTac
Save the Date Flyer
Western Washington Mobile Vet Center April 29, 2014 555 Otto St
Port Townsend WA
K. Mark Buckler
Tacoma Vet Center
4916 Center Street, Suite E
Tacoma, WA  98409
(253) 565-7038 (O)
(253) 441-0460 (C)
kenneth.buckler2@va.gov
JBLM ACAP & WA National Guard CAREER DAYS April 30, 2014 Career Day American Lake Conference Center
8085 NCO Beach Rd
North Fort Lewis
FLYER
Western Washington Mobile Vet Center April 30, 2014 401 E. 1st St
Port Angeles WA

K. Mark Buckler
Tacoma Vet Center
4916 Center Street, Suite E
Tacoma, WA  98409
(253) 565-7038 (O)
(253) 441-0460 (C)
kenneth.buckler2@va.gov

Veterans Forum Clover Park Technical College April 30, 2014
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

McGavick Student Center, Bldg 23, Rooms 301 & 302

Free Catered meal with registration
http://tinyurl.com/l5ggynq

veteran.navigator@cptc.edu Jonathan Wagner
253-589-5966

jangelette@safest.org Jessica Angelette
907-687-9115
FLYER

Forks Stand Down May 1, 2014
9 am - 3 pm
Forks Elks Lodge

For information & Transportation call:

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

WWII Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge Spring Luncheon May 3, 2014
10:30 am
La Quinta Inn
1425 East 27th St
Tacoma WA 98421

For additional Information:
WA State VBOB Chapter Leaders
Beth and Jim Pennock 206-783-0212
Luncheon Reservation Form

Olympia Public Employee Recognition Day May 7, 2014
11 am - 1 pm
Capitol Campus East Plaza Lawn

Heidi.loveall@gov.wa.gov

360-725-5159

Veterans Resource Fair - Cheney May 8, 2014
10 am - 2 pm
Eastern Washington University Veterans Resource Center and VetCorps

Louis DiConti ldiconti@ewu.edu 509-359-6533

 

Faces of Agent Orange: The Children and Grandchildren Townhall - Seattle May 10, 2014
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

More information to come

This will be the first of a series of Townhall Meetings across the State

Committee Chairman Curtis Thompson ct@it4hire.com

206-919-8700

King County Veterans Job Fair May 15, 2014
10 am - 2 pm
Washington National Guard Armor
24410 Military Rd
Kent WA

FLYER

Rich Garmong 206-205-3218 or richard.garmong@kingcounty.gov

Welcome Home Vietnam Veteran - Seattle May 17, 2014
1:00 pm- 4:00 pm
NVC Memorial Hall 1212 S. King St. Seattle, WA 98144

RSVP - Keith Yamaguchi k.yama1948@gmail.com 206-390-1253

Invitation

Tacoma Mobile Vet Center May 21, 2014
10 am - 2 pm
Clover Park Technical College - Main Campus Bldg 22 parking lot

FLYER

veteran.navigator@cptc.edu Jonathan Wagner
253-589-5966

National Day of Honor May 23, 2014
11am - 2 pm

Hilton Garden Inn
8401 Paine Field Blvd
Mukilteo, WA 98275
Tickets $50.00 each or table of 10 for $450.00

Raymond Miller 206-579-0901 or raymondm201@gmail.com

 

FLYER

Annual Run to Tahoma

May 24, 2014

10:45 am

New Location:  Outdoor Plaza, Kitsap County Administration Building,
619 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA.  Click here for directions.

http://www.kitsapgov.com/hs/veterans/RunToTahoma.htm

POSTER

DIRECTIONS

11th Annual Fred Ross Memorial Veterans MC Run May 25, 2014
Sign-up starts at 9 am
Ride starts and ends at Destination Harley-Davidson
9625 Provost Rd NW
Silverdale WA

Dave Hammond ridepride@comcast.net
360-509-7666

FLYER

Erik Barnouw Award-Honor & Sacrifice:The Roy Matsumoto Story

May 25, 2014
7:00pm

Will air on KCTS Starting May 1st, the DVD will be available to the general public from our website www.honordoc.com.
Washington State Eastern Washington Cemetery Memorial Day Program

Monday, May 26, 2014
10:30am - Project Joy Orchestra
11:00 am - Ceremony

Washington State Eastern Washington Cemetery
21702 West Espanola Rd
Medical Lake, WA 99022

Invitation

509-299-6280
cemetery@dva.wa.gov

Memorial Day Service sponsored by Tacoma Historical Society and American Legion May 26, 2014
11:00 am

Tacoma War Memorial Park

Charlotte Medlock
253-752-7722
Veterans Hiring Event May 28, 2014
9 am - 3 pm

AMVETS

5717 s. Tyler St
Tacoma WA 98409

FLYER

Rolling for Retsil MC Ride

May 31, 2014
REgistration 0900-1030
Brothers-In-Arms MC West Puget Sound Chapter Ride to Benefit the Washington Veterans Home FLYER
Annual Golf Tournament June 6, 2014 - shot gun start at 12:00 pm Captain Meriwether Lewis Chapter of the Association of the US Army Annual Gold Tournament

Scramble Tournament

Registration and Sponsor form

Military Appreciation Dinner - Port Orchard June 7, 2014
6 pm
Port Orchard Eagles Aerie 2338
4001 Jackson Ave SE
Port Orchard WA

“Military Appreciation Dinner” for active duty personnel, service members and their families who are currently or have been deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan, and Gold Star Families whose sons and daughters have made the ultimate sacrifice.


Ken Bicha 360-871-2388
Welcome Home Veterans Event - Yakima June 14, 2014 Coordinated by the Jonathan M. Wainwright Memorial VA Medical Center Save the Date!
More information to follow
Veteran Resource Fair June 21, 2014 Tacoma Dome Expo Hall
Tacoma, WA
Erin McMicheal
Volunteer Coordinator
253-846-0839 Home
253-318-9458 Cell
Snohomish County Stand Down July 10, 2014
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Project Homeless Connect
Evergreen Middle School
7621 Beverly Lane
Everett WA 98203
Jerry Gadek

gerard.gadek@snoco.org
        (425) 388-7367

Veteran Family Fishing Retreat July 11, 12, 13, 2014 3rd Annual Veteran Family Fishing Retreat in Honor of Marshall Brantley, US Navy, Vietnam War

Michael Carroll 509-294-9872
michael.carroll27@yahoo.com

Sabrina Carroll 509-869-8945

FLYER

Annual Wreathlaying Commemorating the End of the Korean Conflict July 26, 2014
11:00 am

Korean War Veterans Memorial

Olympia WA

1-800-562-0132 option 1
Port Townsend Stand Down July 28, 2014
9 am - 3 pm
TBA

For information & Transportation call:

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

Vancouver Stand Down August 13, 2014 TBA 360-693-7030
509-220-8262x33756
Colville Stand Down September 20, 2014 TBA 509-675-2999
509-462-2500X4002
Women Veterans Summit September 20, 2014 Women Veterans Summit
"Dare to Dream - A Celebration of the Warrior Within"
Spokane Convention Center
334 West Spokane Falls Blvd
Spokane WA 99201

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

Wenatchee Stand Down September 26 TBA 509-888-7310
509-462-2500x4002
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

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

 

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