The Joliet Junior College Office of Student Activities presents the annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Friday, Nov. 9. The event begins at noon on the Veterans Memorial Bridge at Main Campus, 1215 Houbolt Road. It is free and open to the public.
JJC President Dr. Judy Mitchell will provide the welcome address. That will be followed by the posting of the colors, pledge of allegiance and National Anthem. The ceremony also includes a moment of silence, flag folding demonstration, recognition of military veterans by branch, and a performance by the JJC Chamber Singers and JJC Chorale. Refreshments will follow the ceremony.
The college has conducted a Veteran’s Day Ceremony for more than 10 years. The public is invited to join JJC employees and students in honoring past and present veterans.