Pittsfield: Tribute ceremony planned for veterans


Veterans and their families are invited to attend an Armed Forces Day tribute ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, May 22, at the ITAM Lodge, 93 Waubeek Road.

The ceremony is sponsored by the Council on Aging and the Veterans Services Office.

Opening remarks will be presented by Mayor Linda M. Tyer. Guest speaker is retired Judge Rudolph A. Sacco.

The event includes a spaghetti and meatball buffet from noon to 2 p.m., musical entertainment and a free raffle of patriotic quilts, handmade by the women of the Froio Center.

There is no cost for veterans; for all other attendees, a $5 donation is suggested. Proceeds benefit the Berkshire County Veterans' Food Pantry.


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