Waynesville-St. Robert Chamber of Commerce

Veterans' Day Ceremony & Parade

The Waynesville-St. Robert Area Chamber of Commerce and the cities of Waynesville and St. Robert invited the community to participate in the 2017 Veterans' Day Ceremony and Parade on Saturday, November 11th.

The ceremony will be held at 11:00 a.m. before the parade which will line up in the St. Robert Municipal Center parking lot between 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The parade will officially step off following the ceremony at 11:30 a.m., and will go from the Municipal Center, turn right onto Missouri Avenue, turn left onto Old Rt. 66, turn around at the Center for Autism and Related Disorders (C.A.R.D.), and end at the St. Robert Community Center. Missouri Ave and Old Route 66 will be closed from 11:30 a.m. to approximately 1:30 p.m. It is recommended that commuters find alternate routes.

For questions or to make your reservations to participate in the parade (reservations are required), call the Chamber office at 573-336-5121 or e-mail chamber@wsrchamber.com. The deadline for parade entry registration is Monday, October 31st by 5:00 p.m. The parade may be cancelled in the event of inclement weather.

NOW ACCEPTING YOUR NOMINATION FOR VETERAN OF THE YEAR!

The Waynesville - St. Robert Area Chamber of Commerce's annual Veterans' Day Ceremony & Parade is just around the corner and there is a lot to be done. One of those items is selecting a Veteran of the Year nominee and the Chamber needs your help. From now until August 25, 2017 the Chamber of Commerce will be collecting members' nominations. In order to nominate someone a one-page letter highlighting why your candidate is qualified to receive this honor must be sent to the Chamber along with a brief history of your nominee and their picture.

The Veteran of the Year Award distinguishes a veteran from any rank from the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines and Navy with an honorable discharge. The veteran has to be a resident from Pulaski County, agree to accept the tribute, and be present at the Veterans' Day Ceremony & Parade Marshall on November 11, 2017.

Nomination forms are available at the Chamber office or can be downloaded by clicking here. If you have any questions contact the Chamber office at 573-336-5121, or e-mail chamber@wsrchamber.com.

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