County College of Morris will hold a Veterans Day Celebration on Thursday, Nov. 9, to honor and remember our nation’s veterans.
Free and open to the public, the event takes place 12:30 p.m. in the Dragonetti Auditorium, Student Community Center, on CCM’s Randolph campus.
The observance will include speakers, a video and musical performances featuring the anthems of the nation’s armed service branches.
Veterans Day originated as a celebration to mark the end of World War I on Nov. 11, 1919, and became an official holiday in 1938. Every year following, the United States has saluted its veterans for their service to protect our country.