Bay Area Veterans Day events

November 11, 2009 5:27:53 AM PST
Veterans Day events that have been scheduled around the Bay Area. 8 a.m. Free car washes for Veterans today as part of the annual "Grace for Vets" free car wash program.
Matt & Jeff's car wash, 125 Vintage Way, Novato
Diablo Car Wash and Detail Center, 1024 Alberta Way, Concord
For additional Bay Area locations, visit the program's Web site at http://www.graceforvets.org

9:30 a.m. Marin County Veterans Day program.
Auditorium, Marin Veterans Memorial Building, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael

10 a.m. Redwood City Veterans Day program. Includes a 10:30 a.m. ceremony at which some members of the military will be naturalized by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City

11 a.m. Veterans Day ceremony.
Golden Gate National Cemetery, 1300 Sneath Lane, San Bruno
contact: (650) 761-1646

11 a.m. Veterans Day ceremony. Pittsburg Senior Center, Presidio Lane and Harbor Street, Pittsburg

11 a.m. Veterans Day program aboard the USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier.
USS Hornet, 707 W. Hornet Ave., Pier 3, Alameda

11 a.m. Alameda County Veterans Affairs Commission's Veterans Day ceremonies. Several city and county officials to attend.
Gazebo, Lake Elizabeth Park, 40000 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont

11 a.m. Veterans Day parade. Representative John Garamendi, (D) Walnut Creek, to join the parade in his first public event since being sworn in to Congress.

12:30 p.m. Veterans Day parade.
Kentucky Street from Washington to Taylor Street, Fairfield

1 p.m. Petaluma Veterans Day parade.
Starts at B Street and Petaluma Boulevard South, downtown Petaluma


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