BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- The Bloomfield Joint Memorial Committee will be hosting their annual Veterans Day Breakfast on Sunday, November 4th at 9AM sharp. The all you can eat breakfast will be held at the Newark-Bloomfield Elks Lodge #21 located at 296 Bloomfield Ave in Bloomfield. All they ask is that you make a $10.00 donation. The Committee has been holding the breakfast for over 25 years and unfortunately reports a decrease in attendance each year. If you are able to attend to honor those who served please contact Committee Chairman Joseph Ellmer at 973-338-4256.
On Sunday November 11th, the Township is holding their annual Veterans Day Parade which travels from Town Hall up Franklin Street to the Veterans Monument at Liberty Street. The procession will leave Town Hall at 1030AM. Once at the Monument there will be a brief ceremony honoring Veterans which will be followed by the playing of taps, honoring those veterans who have passed on.
All are welcome to attend both events.