Sonoma Sun Event Calendar

Annual veterans and first responders event

Monday November 12th - 11:15am

All Oakmont residents, veterans, and first responders, and their families, are invited to the annual Veterans and First Responders Appreciation Day on Monday, Nov. 12, at Berger Center. Doors open at 11:15 a.m., with fire fighting apparatus on display.

The program inside the Berger will start at noon followed by lunch served by Oakmont Gardens. Boy Scout Troop 55 will serve as the color guard at the beginning of the program.

Speakers that afternoon include First District Supervisor Susan Gorin, Santa Rosa City Council member Jack Tibbetts, Kenwood Fire Protection District Chief Daren Bellach, and KSRO radio host Pat Kerrigan.

The event will honor those veterans and first responders who have served both in the past and present. In addition, the event commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the end of WWI.

This day of appreciation for veterans and first responders is sponsored by the Oakmont Village Association, Oakmont Kiwanis Club, Oakmont Gardens, Century 21 Valley of the Moon, and McBride Realty.