Veterans Day at the Capitol

Event Area: 
Capitol Building
Event Location: 
1st Floor Rotunda - Entire Rotunda
Event Date: 
Jan 23 2019 - 7:00am to 12:00pm
Organization/Sponsor/Department: 
IOWA DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Applicant's Name: 
Mari Mielke, Steve Lukan, Dan Gannon
Applicant's Phone: 
515.252.4698 & 515.991.5257
Event Type: 
Public Event
Expected Attendance: 
101 - 500
Add'l Information: 
Webpage With Event Information: https://va.iowa.gov/. A day for Iowa's veteran community to recognize the importance of the General Assembly to hear from veterans in the state of any concerns they have. The program will begin at 10:00 with the invited guests to speak including Governor and Lt. Governor speaking along with the legislative Veterans Committee members. 9:00 vendor tables will be available for attendees to visit and learn about on going veteran representation for the state. This group will have Color Guard. They will have ceremonial rifles. They’ll have their helmets, white gloves, boot spats, pistol belts (without weapons attached). For additional information contact Meghan Larkins at meghan.larkins@iowa.gov