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Various activities are set to take place at the Longfellow - Evangeline State Historic Site.

The City of St. Martinville, Isidore Lewis, Jr., and American Legion Post 419 host  A St. Martinville Veterans Day Celebration from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.  at Longfellow-Evangeline State Historic Site.

All veterans are invited to enjoy a fellowship breakfast from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.

The Veterans Day ceremony begins at 9 am with a flag raising, followed by the pledge and a 21-gun salute.  A special veteran guest speaker has been invited.   There will also be a special tribute to veterans who were POWS.  A Veteran`s Prayer will end these ceremonies.

The Cajun and Creole Cookers will serve a meal at noon, followed by breakout sessions from 1 - 3 offering information and discussions about topics including gun safety and nature survival, and basic camping skills.

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All activities are free of charge.  Boys under the age of 12 are required to be accompanied by an adult. Check the St. Martinville Facebook page for updates.