Four ways Chandler is honoring veterans in November

Chandler will unveil its new veterans memorial in November. (Courtesy city of Chandler)
Chandler will unveil its new veterans memorial in November. (Courtesy city of Chandler)

Chandler will unveil its new veterans memorial in November. (Courtesy city of Chandler)

The city of Chandler plans to honor military veterans throughout November with a series of events, according to a news release from the city.

  • Nov. 1-Dec. 1 StoryWalk “America the Beautiful Together We Stand”: Bring the family to explore a picture book display for an interactive experience that focuses on America the beautiful at Veterans Oasis Park. This season's book is Katherine Lee Bates' “America the Beautiful Together We Stand.”

  • Nov. 1-30 Take a walk around Veterans Path of Honor at Veterans Oasis Park and observe signs paying tribute to several Chandler veterans who have honorably served in the military. This exhibit is viewable during normal park hours of 6 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Veterans Oasis Park is located at 4050 E. Chandler Heights Road.

  • Nov. 5 Veterans, active and retired military service members are invited to the Military Appreciation Breakfast for a morning of fellowship, appreciation, free haircuts and information gathering from community resources. This free event will be held at the Chandler Community Center, 125 E. Commonwealth Ave., from 8:30-10:30 a.m.

  • Nov. 11 Join the Field of Honor memorial ribbon cutting ceremony at 5 p.m. at Veterans Oasis Park. The Field of Honor will be the first veterans memorial of its size and scope in the southeast Valley, reflecting on the enduring sacrifices made by the men and women of the military. General parking is available at Mesquite Groves Aquatic Center, 5901 S. Hillcrest Drive, with a shuttle service to Veterans Oasis Park.


For more information about these events, visit http://chandleraz.gov/veteransday.


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