Canton plans three events related to Veterans Day this week, according to the Canton Observer.
According to the report, the township has announced plans for a gathering at the Canton Veterans Memorial at Heritage Park, a concert by seniors at Summit on the Park and the Salute to Excellence program at the Village Theater at Cherry Hill.
Concert at Summit on the Park
The senior concert begins 7 p.m. today at Summit on the Park’s banquet center, the report said. The Sounds of Canton, a group of musically inclined seniors, performs a tribute to both Veterans Day and Thanksgiving.
Event at Canton Veterans Memorial
A second event takes places 11 a.m. Sunday at the Canton Veterans Memorial in Heritage Park. According to the report, the ceremony will last 15-20 minutes, includes the Pledge of Allegiance, patriotic songs and the playing of Taps.
Salute to Excellence Ceremony at Village Theater
Canton will honor local men and women who serve with its Salute to Excellence ceremony at the Village Theater, 50400 Cherry Hill Road. The event begins 3 p.m. Sunday, with doors opening at 2 p.m.