Democrats to host picnic for veterans
Wednesday, September 19, 2007
Area Democrats will hold a "Salute to Veterans" picnic at noon Saturday at Shelter 20 in Cape County Park South. The event, sponsored by the Cape Girardeau Democratic Meet-up group, will feature local and statewide candidates and entertainment from folk singer Randy Auxier.
The picnic is free for veterans residing at the Missouri Veterans Home, children under 12 and college students with a valid college ID card. For all others, tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the event or in advance by calling 243-6397.