BY GABE LICHT
DELANO, MN Delano American Legion Post 377, along with Delano High School and Middle School, will present a Veterans Day program at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 10, in the Tiger Activity Center at Delano High School.
The program is open to the public. Bus transportation from the American Legion, 240 Babcock Blvd. W., will be provided at 8:45 a.m.
The program will feature Dr. Timothy Roth, a 2001 DHS grad and Navy veteran who served from 2006 to 2015. He graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 2010. He now has a private practice in Delano.
The American Legion has sponsored a scholarship essay contest. Winners will read their essays and be recognized.
VFW Post 1901 will present the winner of the Patriot’s Pen essay contest, as well.
Following the Nov. 10 program, Taps will be played at the American Legion at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11. The American Legion will also host a potluck dinner at 6 p.m.