The following are activities in Berkshire County honoring veterans this Veterans Day:
Adams: Ceremony conducted by American Legion Post 160 at 11 a.m. on Sunday in front of the Town Hall, 8 Park St.
Lenox: The VFW sponsors its Veterans Day dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sunday at St. Ann’s Parish Center, 134 Main St. Reservations were required by Nov. 8.
Also, a salute to veterans from 9 to 11:30 a.m. on Monday at Berkshire Christian School located in Hope Church, 259 Kemble St. Kathy Mickle, board chairman of Here at Home, will speak. Veterans and their spouses are invited to a breakfast. The public at large is invited to the program which includes music, a tribute by the students and a time of sharing in classrooms. RSVP to info@berkshirechris
tianschool.com or (413) 637-2474.
North Adams: Parade beginning at 10:40 a.m. on Sunday, starting from the American Legion, 91 American Legion Drive, to the Veterans Memorial for a ceremony. The VFW, 573 Mohawk Trail, will serve lunch following the ceremony. Marchers should be in the American Legion parking lot no later than 10 a.m.
Also, "Up Front for DeMar," a 5k run and 1 mile walk on Sunday will raise money for a scholarship fund in memory U.S. Army Spc. Michael R. DeMarsico, who was killed in action Aug. 16 while serving in Afghanistan. The race will begin at the
Also, a free dinner for veterans and their families from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday at Northern Berkshire Christian Church, 55 Harding Ave. Information: www.nberkshirechristianchurch.com or (413) 663-8998.
Pittsfield: Parade at 10 a.m. on Monday, via Fenn Street to North Street, then south to the Memorial Park on Veterans Way off South Street for ceremony. Parade will assemble from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in front of City Hall.
Also, Epoch Assisted Living, 140 Melbourne Road, is offering free 3-by-5 foot U.S. flags for veterans or their spouses from Nov. 12-16. Flags are limited to one per person. To reserve one, call (413) 499-1992.
Williamstown: Ceremony at 11 a.m. on Sunday at the Richard Ruether American Legion Post 152 on Latham Street. The program will continue upstairs in the meeting hall with a guest speaker, special awards and refreshments.
Stephentown, N.Y.: Ceremony at 11 a.m. today in Veterans Memorial Park, located between Routes 22 and 43. A spaghetti dinner will follow at 12:30 p.m. in the Fire Hall, 35 Grange Hall Road. A good will offering will be accepted.