Celebrate Veterans Day, Saturday November 11, 2023
To celebrate veterans day, learn about military history in the Bay Area, hear veterans stories, and to better understand veteran identity and issues.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Guided paddle along the Sausalito waterfront
10am - 1pm
From 10am to 1pm is our guided 3 hour kayak tour along the Sausalito waterfront. While sharing the same backdrop as our other tours, this one of a kind experience highlights the military history of the San Francisco Bay Area and how it’s shaped our present day lives. Pricing is $100 per person, with discount options for veterans. 100% of the income from this trip is being donated to Swords To Plowshares and OneVet OneVoice. San Francisco based veterans organizations that provides job training, housing, and benefits to low income and homeless U.S. military veterans.
OPEN DISCUSSION ON VETERAN IDENTITY
1pm - 3pm
Our second portion of the day takes place at the Bay Model’s amphitheater next to Sea Trek. This is our open discussion on the veteran identity topic. Highlighting the good, the bad, and the ugly sides of military service and veteran issues. Our goal being to start the conversation on these issues and work to bridge what is known as the civilian-military cultural divide.
This open discussion is Free and Open To The Public. Snacks and drinks will be provided.