Event to show veteran appreciation

MARQUETTE – All military veterans and their families are invited to a veterans appreciation event from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 10 in the recreation room at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans, Marquette.

The event will include a short program to honor the service of veterans as well as emergency personnel and volunteers who served in the aftermath of the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. The event will include refreshments, music and the distribution of gift bags to veterans. The bags were crafted by members of the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of Marquette County.

For more information, call Jane Iery at 906-228-3578.