Family fun day to get veterans together for fun, comraderie

HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) Veterans and their families, as well as active military will have a chance to enjoy a day filled with activities thanks to VetSET Nebraska and the South Heartland District Health Department.


"(We're) hosting a military family fun day for service men and women and their family members," said Liz Chamberlain from the South Heartland District Health Department.

The event is Saturday, June 29 from 9::00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m at Timberlake Ranch Camp near Marquette, NE.

Also there will be officials from the Veteran's Administration in Grand Island.

"We really are excited to be able to bring veterans together," said Janelle Brock from the VA's Suicide Prevention Program. "We really want veterans to be together with their families and have a lot of fun."

Those interested are asked to pre-register by contacting Chamberlain at (402) 462-6211 or you can register on the health department web site.