Upcoming Events


Apr

27

Thursday

Veteran's Benefit Fair--Salem, AR

Where: VFW Post 9777,
105 Veterans Way (off Hwy 395N),
Salem, AR 72576

There will be representatives from John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, MO and the St. Louis, MO and/or Memphis Vet Centers. They will be there to enroll Veterans for VA healthcare, answer questions and to discuss any issues Veterans might have.

Apr

28

Friday

Eastern Arkansas Veterans' Stand Down

OPERATION STAND DOWNMIDSOUTH, INC.

PRESENTS

THE EASTERN ARKANSAS VETERANS’ STAND DOWN

FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2017  
9 A.M. TO 3 P.M.

FORREST CITY CIVIC CENTER  
1335 NORTH WASHINGTON

MORE THAN 20 SERVICE PROVIDERS ON-SITE TO ASSIST YOU

May

6

Saturday

39th Brigade 50th Anniversary

Arkansas National Guard's 39th Infantry Brigade
50th Anniversary

Kordsmeier Hall
Camp Robinson
North Little Rock, AR

May 6, 2017
1-4 pm

May

20

Saturday

Veterans Information Fair

21st ANNUAL "VETERANS INFORMATION FAIR" On Saturday, May 20, 2017 (Armed Forces Day) the Texarkana Area Chapter # 278 of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc. (VVA # 278) will host our 21st Annual "Veterans Information Fair" at the Texas Elks Lodge # 2771 at 3702 New Boston Road.


It will be open to the public from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm. This "Fair" is to assist veterans, active duty, Reserve & National Guard personnel and their families obtain information from a variety of sources on VA benefits, programs, and other assistance and programs for them and their families. Agencies to be invited will include: Texas Veterans Commission, Texas WorkForce, VA Outpatient Clinic, VA Medical Center (Shreveport & Little Rock), Vet Center, Social Security Administration, VA Field Office personnel, Arkansas Veterans Affairs, Arkansas WorkForce, Texarkana College and Texas A&M Veterans Counselors, Veterans Service officers, Agency on Aging, Hospice of Texarkana, East Funeral Home, Congressional aides, Lone Star Legal, American Red Cross, and other agencies that may have programs that pertain to Veterans, Active duty, Reserve & National Guard personnel and/or their families. There is no charge for this service. All area veterans of all eras, all active duty, Reserve and National Guard personnel and their immediate families are invited and urged to attend. We also plan to have a voter registration drive for both Arkansas & Texas residents.


For more information please call: 870-773-8279, 903-556-1613, 903-824-2727 or 903-628-7216 or email: USMCgreg@aol.com or go to the VVA # 278 website at: www.vva278.org or our Facebook page at: Vietnam Veterans of America # 278

May

29

Monday

Memorial Day

Arkansas State Offices closed

May

29

Monday

Arkansas State Memorial Day Ceremony

Memorial Day Ceremony
Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery
1501 W. Maryland Ave
North Little Rock, AR
10 am