DETROIT (WXYZ) - The Detroit VA Healthcare System host an exciting week as the medical center observes the National Salute to Veteran Patients.
It will honor more than 330,000 Veterans across Southeast Michigan.
Here are highlights of the week's events:
Sunday, February 9, 2014
9:00 a.m. - Noon: UAW Region 1 Veterans Council will pass out goodies to Veterans in room B1290 and at the Domiciliary Transition Facility
11:00 a.m.: UAW Region 1 hosts BINGO in the Closed Ward and the Long Term Care area
1:00 p.m.: Wayne State Volleyball team visit
Monday, February 10, 2014
10:00 a.m.: Suits for Soldiers professional attire give away
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
10:00 a.m.: Members of the Tuskegee Airmen visit
11:00 a.m.: GM Tech Center employees pass out goodies
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Gordon the Magician performs for patients in rooms and atrium, compliments of Jack Demmer Automotive Group
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
2:00 p.m.: Peaceful Warriors Project band will perform in atrium
Thursday, February 13, 2014
9:00 a.m.: Baker College Students hand out Valentines cards
Noon - 4:00 p.m.: Accenture Group employees to bring Valentines cards and visit patients
1:00 p.m.: Members from Selfridge Air National Guard Base will visit patients
Friday, February 14, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.: AMVETS host "Let's Make a Deal" game in B1290
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority will hand out Valentines cards
2:00 p.m.: Polish Legion of American Veterans to host BINGO on B2N
Saturday, February 15, 2014
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Salute To Our Heroes Group visit
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