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AMVETS Dept. of Ohio 75th Anniversary and Open House

June 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

AMVETS Department of Ohio will be marking its 75th Anniversary with a special Open House celebration and building dedication.

Andrew McElrath, state commander, AMVETS Department of Ohio, Andrew Ginther, mayor of the City of Columbus and a
representative from the Columbus Chamber of Commerce will speak followed immediately by an official ribbon cutting and open house.

Deborah Ashenhurst, director of the Ohio Department of Veterans Services, Ohio Supreme Court Justice Sharon Kennedy, AMVETS
National Commander Jan Brown and several state legislators will also be in attendance.

The event will showcase the Department’s new headquarters building by taking a glimpse into the past as many historical artifacts, newspaper articles, photos and documents from the past 75 years will be on display. Light refreshments will be available and guests can take tours of the building following the ceremony until 9 p.m.

There will be VIP/dignitary parking available at 960 Checkrein Ave., for the event. Other guests are asked to park at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Worthington, 6500 Doubletree Ave., and take free shuttles to and from the event site. The open house is free and open to the public.

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June 11
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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960 Checkrein Ave.
960 Checkrein Ave.
Columbus,OH43229United States
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