Veterans Memorial Center

Brevard County, Florida

Other Veterans Events

The Veterans Memorial Center also tracks events of interest to veteran’s that are sponsored by other organizations. Contact VMC or Donn Weaver (321-613-2403) for any calendar questions or additions. Below is a list of upcoming events:

An Unofficial Brevard Veterans Community Calendar

June 2019 and Beyond

02 Jun —  Island Quarter Auction at the VMC (1400- 1630) Sponsored by American Legion Aux Post 344.  A combination of Bingo, auction, raffle, fund raiser, direct sales and party.  Contact Dorothy Walsh at VMC for more information.

06 Jun —  Valiant Air Command Commemoration of D-Day.  (0800-1200) at their Museum in Titusville at the Space Coast Regional Airport off Route 1.  WWII Veterans to speak and share stories for the 75th Anniversary of D-Day.  Contact Bob Boswell on 321-268-1941 ext 4104 for more information and to help him locate more WWII veterans to share their stories.

18 Jun —  Mobile Office Hours by the Office of Senator Marco Rubio  (0900- 1100) in the Library.  This event offers a direct veteran link to the Senator.

04 July   —  Joint Sheriff/BCSO/VMC First Annual Merritt Island Independence Day Parade .  Parade will form at 0830 with a 1.3 mile route running from 1000 – 1120 ending at the Veterans Memorial Park.  Floats, special vehicles and small town Americana on display.  Contact BCSO or VMC Operations to register with a form and $25 entry fee.

16 July —  Mobile Office Hours by the Office of Senator Marco Rubio  (0900- 1100) in the Library.  This event offers a direct veteran link to the Senator.

19 – 20 July  —  Veteran Volunteers needed to help paint the inside of Veterans Village in Cocoa apartments in partnership with Habitat for Humanity.  Contact Volunteers of America, Michelle F. Auclair on 321-252-4367 to learn more and volunteer.

09-10 Aug —  Veteran Volunteers needed to help paint the inside of Veterans Village in Cocoa apartments in partnership with Habitat for Humanity.  Contact Volunteers of America, Michelle F. Auclair on 321-252-4367 to learn more and volunteer.

11 Aug  —  Purple Heart Day Ceremony and Brick Dedication of 10 members at VMC (1400- 1530) in Plaza and Gray Hall.  Special Honor and Remember Flag Presentation to a Gold Star Family of a Marine killed in Iraq in 2004.  Refreshments.  For additional information contact VMC at 321-613-2403 Donn Weaver or MOPH officers Carl Miller or Pat Keane through the VMC.  321-453-1776.

20 Aug —   Mobile Office Hours by the Office of Senator Marco Rubio  (0900- 1100) in the Library.  This event offers a direct veteran link to the Senator.

30-31 Aug —   Veteran Volunteers needed to help paint the inside of Veterans Village in Cocoa apartments in partnership with Habitat for Humanity.  Contact Volunteers of America, Michelle F. Auclair on 321-252-4367 to learn more and volunteer.

11 Sep — Joint VMC and 1031 Ret. NYPD 9/11 Commemoration and Patriots Day Ceremony at the VMC (1700-1900).  Many new plans and venue after one event was held in Avenues of Viera and now shifts to VMC Plaza, Park ands Museum.  New 9/11 artifacts to be unveiled.  Contact Donn Weaver at VMC for more information and look for fliers in July.

17 Sep — Mobile Office Hours by the Office of Senator Marco Rubio  (0900- 1100) in the Library.  This event offers a direct veteran link to the Senator.

20-21 Sep — Veteran Volunteers needed to help paint the inside of Veterans Village in Cocoa apartments in partnership with Habitat for Humanity.  Contact Volunteers of America, Michelle F. Auclair on 321-252-4367 to learn more and volunteer.

15 Oct —  Mobile Office Hours by the Office of Senator Marco Rubio  (0900- 1100) in the Library.  This event offers a direct veteran link to the Senator.

11 Nov  —  Veterans Day Ceremony at VMC (0900-1000) with special events and focus on support to veterans in our area.  Look for details in September.  Food from Chick fil a and NOTU Ceremonial Cannons and Color Guard.

11 Dec —  Veterans Memorial Center Annual Meeting and Christmas Party at VMC (1000-1300).

17 Dec — Mobile Office Hours by the Office of Senator Marco Rubio  (0900- 1100) in the Library.  This event offers a direct veteran link to the Senator.

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