The City of Chelsea and the Department of Veteran’s Services will host the annual Veterans Day event on Friday, November 11, starting at 11:00 a.m. at the Chelsea Senior Center.
The event will include performances by Chelsea High School (CHS) students who will deliver the Pledge of Allegiance, National Anthem and Governor’s Proclamation. The CHS Cantare will also perform. City Councilor Calvin Brown will deliver the Convocation, and Vietnam veteran and City Councilor At-Large Leo Robinson will read the Greetings of Officials.
Commander Billie J. Farrell, the Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. Constitution, will serve as the Guest Speaker. CDR Farrell is the 77th Commanding Officer, and her awards include three Meritorious Service Medals, four Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medals and three Meritorious Unit Commendation Medals.