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This website is a project of the NYC Veterans Alliance to connect our community of veterans, military members, and their families across the NYC Metro area with events, opportunities, organizations, and resources to improve their lives and empower them. Events and Bulletin Board posts are submitted and managed by various organizations across the NYC Metro area; please address questions or concerns directly to the point of contact listed for each post. This listing is for informational purposes and does not constitute endorsement. 

We welcome your submissions at ourveterans@nycveteransalliance.org for posting here free of charge. If you are interested in sponsored content or program sponsorship, please email adrienne@nycveteransalliance.org for more information. 

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  • Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    St. Francis College in Brooklyn, NY

    Troops to Teachers - Aspiring Teachers Conference

    The NYC Department of Education partners with St. Francis College to present Troops to Teachers - Aspiring Teachers Conference on November 17, 9am-3pm. Attend for a practical and interactive day of workshops and talks, dedicated to supporting your transition to a teaching career. All current members of the United States Armed Forces and former members who have retired or separated with an honorable discharge are eligible to apply for Troops to Teachers assistance. 

    Learn more about Troops to Teachers at: www.proudtoserveagain.com

  • Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 10:00 AM
    American Legion Post 483 in Rosedale, NY

    Donovan Richards Annual Veterans Breakfast

    Councilman Donovan Richards presents his 5th Annual Veterans Breakfast on November 17, 10-11:30am. This Breakfast is a small way to say thank you for your bravery and service to the United States of America and to other countries.

    Call or email to RSVP.

  • Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 10:00 AM
    Queens Library Central in Jamaica, NY

    Veterans Career Fair

    Attend the NYC Veterans Career Fair on November 17, 10am-2pm. Meet with recruiters and hiring managers from various city government agencies. Learn about career opportunities available in city government. Learn about services and resources available for NYC veterans. 

    Pre-registration required here.

  • Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    Mosaic Prep Academy in New York, NY

    Mission Continues Veterans Day Project

    The Mission Continues is planning a Veterans Day Service Project on November 17, 11am-3pm. This year, they'll volunteer at Mosaic Prep Academy in East Harlem.

    Registration link to come. Email Vu Nguyen for details.

  • Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 12:00 PM
    Prudential Center in Newark, NJ

    Mission Continues Military Appreciation Game

    The Mission Continues Newark Platoon will attend a Military Appreciation Hockey Game on November 17, 12-4pm. Detroit Red Wings will play the New Jersey Devils. Members will have exclusive pre-game access to food, beverages, and a free ticket to the game.

    Register here.

  • Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 01:00 PM

    All Veterans Celebration

    MS 180 and Youth Leaders on the Move present an All Veterans Celebration on November 17, 1-5pm. Enjoy food and music. Special guest speaker is Dr. Roger Harris, Vietnam Veteran.

  • Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 10:30 AM

    Veteran Service & Luncheon

    Attend the Veteran Service & Luncheon on November 18, 10:30am. Wilfredo Rodriguez, OIF/OEF veteran is the pastor with special guest speaker LCDR Andre Alston, USN Navy Chaplain (ret.). 

    Luncheon will follow the service.

    RSVP by November 12. 

  • Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 12:00 PM
    Bronx in Bronx, NY

    Throggs Neck Veterans Day Parade

    The 34th Annual Throggs Neck Veterans Day Parade kicks off November 18, 12pm. The parade begins at Lafayette & Tremont Ave and travels down Randall Ave to Bicentennial Veterans Memorial Park. A commemorative ceremony will follow. 

  • Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 01:00 PM

    Intrepid Military Family Program - Traditions Aboard Intrepid

    Discover Traditions Aboard Intrepid on November 18, 1-3pm. Explore how crew members aboard Intrepid celebrated special occasions with their fellow sailors when their families were far away. The program will recreate some of these U.S. Navy traditions and give families the chance to share some of their own! Enjoy refreshments 30 minutes prior to the event.

    Intrepid’s Military Family Programs are for children 3-18, created for current and former military service members and their families. These two-hour programs include a hands-on tour of the museum, experiments and design challenges intended to engage the whole family. 

    Register here.

  • Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 02:00 PM
    American Legion Post 310 in Little Ferry, NJ

    Veterans of New Jersey Member Event

    Veterans of New Jersey presents their first Member Event on November 18, 2pm. Enjoy free food, cheap drinks, and friendly folks.

    RSVP here.