Danbury will hold the City's annual Veterans Day Ceremony. Mayor Mark Boughton says it's hosted by the Danbury Council of Veterans at the War Memorial. It's the final day for the Danbury Museum and Historical Society exhibit focusing on Danbury's contributions at home and abroad during World War I.
The town of Kent is holding a Veterans Day Service today at the Kent Veterans Memorial. The Monument is located at the intersection of Route 341 and Swift Lane. The ceremony is at 11am.
Due to the predicted strong winds and cold temperatures the Monroe Veterans Day Ceremony today will be moved in doors. The ceremony will be held at the Baptist Church across from the Stepney Green at 11am in the newly remodeled Chapel.
The New Fairfield Veterans Association will hold their annual Veterans Day Ceremony at the Green on Route 37 at 11am. The anniversary of the signing of the armistice that took place at the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, to end the war of all wars, will be marked.
VFW Post 308 in Newtown will also host its annual Veterans Day ceremony at 11 am. Post 308 is on Tinkerfield Road, off Mile Hill South. The public is encouraged to attend the program honoring veterans of the American armed forces.
The Danbury Railway Museum will honor all past and present military personnel, and their families, with free Railyard Local train rides tomorrow. The short train ride is in a 1920's passenger coach or a vintage caboose pulled by a vintage, first-generation diesel-electric locomotive and takes visitors through the historic rail yard and past over 60 vintage railroad cars and locomotives.