6 events to attend for Veterans Day in Montgomery County

Veterans Day is Saturday, Nov. 11. The Belterra community is celebrating and supporting veterans with a  family-friendly event Saturday.

Veterans Day is Saturday, Nov. 11. The Belterra community is celebrating and supporting veterans with a family-friendly event Saturday.

Several opportunities to honor veterans will be available throughout Montgomery County on Friday.

Conroe ISD Salute to Our Veterans
Nov. 11
10 a.m.

Conroe ISD will pay tribute to those who have served in the U.S. military at Moorehead Stadium. The combined CISD Armed Services JROTC will salute veterans during the ceremony, and Lt. Cnl. Mary Catherine Hague will address the audience. Oak Ridge High School’s band, choir and orchestra will perform. Free. Moorehead Stadium, 3200 W. Davis St., Conroe. www.conroeisd.net

Veterans Day Commemorative Ceremony
Nov. 11
11 a.m.

Conroe American Legion Post 411 will honor past and present U.S. veterans at Historical Flag Park, and state Sen. Brandon Creighton, R-Conroe, will speak. During the event, all branched of the military will be recognized. Free. Historical Flag Park, 104 I-45 N., Conroe. www.texasflagpark.com.

Magnolia Historical Society Annual Veterans Day Event
Nov. 11
11 a.m.

Area veterans and their families are invited to enjoy a ceremony with patriotic music, speakers and a flyover, topped off with a complimentary meal of steak and potatoes. Free. The Depot Magnolia Historical Society, 426 Melton St., Magnolia. www.magnoliatxhistoricalsociety.com

The Woodlands Township Veterans Day Tribute
Nov. 11
4:30 p.m.

Brigadier General Brevet Constance C. McNabb will serve as the event’s keynote speaker, and a presentation of colors and musical performances will also take place. A military care package drop-off booth will be set up for donated items to be sent to the troops. Free. Town Green Park, 2099 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands. www.thewoodlandstownship-tx.gov

Veterans Day Worship
Nov. 11
7 p.m.

Trinity Episcopal Church and Lord of Life Lutheran Church will host a joint worship service to honor and remember veterans. Army Chaplain Richard Brunk, Jr., who was wounded in Iraq, will be the guest speaker. Tom Cox Intermediate’s fifth grade honor choir will perform, and the Klein Collins Air Force ROTC will present the colors. Free. Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 3801 S. Panther Creek Drive, The Woodlands. www.lordoflifeonline.org

Veterans Day Breakfast
Nov. 12
9 a.m.

Mercedes-Benz of The Woodlands will host veterans, active and retired military personnel and their families and friends for breakfast in the car dealership’s showroom. Co-owner and general manager Bob Milner will begin the program, and state Rep. Mark Keough, R-The Woodlands, will be the guest speaker. The Conroe High School Army JROTC Color Guard will present a flag ceremony, and American Legion Post 305 Commander Victoria Glover will conduct the prayer and invocation. Free. Mercedes-Benz of The Woodlands, 16917 I-45 S., The Woodlands. 936-206-7500. www.mbotw.com
By Beth Marshall
Born and raised in Montgomery County, Beth Marshall graduated from The University of Texas at San Antonio in 2015 with a bachelor's degree in communication and a minor in business. Originally hired as a reporter for The Woodlands edition in 2016, she became editor of the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition in October 2017.