Veterans Day

Lees-McRae to honor veterans during special ceremony

Students, faculty, staff, and alumni are invited to a special Veterans Day ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 11 to honor past and present members of the U.S. Armed Forces. 

The ceremony will be held at the Veterans Memorial in Swank Park (see linked map for directions) and will begin at 11 a.m. Anyone in the community is welcome. Community members wishing to be recognized during the ceremony for their past or present service should complete this form. Lees-McRae faculty, staff, and students who have served or are serving will also be recognized. 

Attendees are invited to park in the Hayes Auditorium Parking Lot. In the case of inclement weather, the event will be canceled. 

Lees-McRae expresses gratitude to the brave men and women who have served or are faithfully serving. For more information about the event, please contact Oliver Sendall, director of events and conferences at Lees-McRae, at 828.898.3652 or

By Cory SpiersNovember 03, 2021
CommunityCampus Life