"Veterans and Active Troops Appreciation Day," hosted by Lori Bosarge, is Saturday, July 11, noon-5 p.m. at the Coastal Response Center, 7385 Highway 188, Coden.
Bosarge is asking all citizens, churches, businesses and local and state governments to come together in fellowship to honor veterans, active military and fallen soldiers. "We invite you to bring a covered dish and be a part of serving the ones that have served us so well and enjoy this special day with these great men and women," Bosarge said.
Lunch will be served from noon until 2 p.m.; an honor ceremony will be held at 3 p.m. Live entertainment will be provided by The Juke Box Band, The Band Kurisko and The Graham Crackers.
To make a donation, mail to South Bay Communities Alliance, P. O. Box 112, Coden, AL 36523. For more information, contact Bosarge, SBCA President, 251-206-9990 or Connie Hamilton, SBCA Marketing and Media, 251-209-3201.