Veterans Day is officially Friday, November 11, and as a way to give back to those who served, many businesses - local and national, schools and more are offering food and events this week. If you have a program you want to be added to the list, email us at [email protected].

With a valid military ID, here are some events that may interest you. Note: offers and participating locations may vary. 

LOCAL

H.A.T.H.A Yoga with Veterans Yoga Project, Saturday 11/12 and 11/19, from 9 am to 10 am. Ohio AMVETS - Post 44 - 305 Elm St, Struthers, OH 44471, USA. Please arrive by 8:50 am,  park in the back of the building, and use the back door entry from the deck.

The Red Door Ministry, 759 East Liberty St. Ext., Hubbard: Veterans Day Program, 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 11, recognizing those who have served, all U.S. Military Veterans, family members of veterans, and those who would like to recognize and pay tribute to veterans are invited to attend. Speakers, music, readings, and recognitions of all U.S. Military Veterans in attendance. Doors will open at 6 p.m. Food and refreshments will be available.
 
Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Replica Tour video presentation, The Armstrong Neighborhood Channel 100, Friday, Nov. 11 at 8 am and The Armstrong Neighborhood YouTube Channel.
 
12th Annual Great Clips Free Haircut for Vets, Friday, Nov. 11: All 10 area Great Clips locations are showing appreciation to those who serve by offering free haircuts for veterans. Open to veterans, active-duty service persons and reservists.

If you cannot make it into the salon that day, stop in and Great Clips will give you a certificate for them to use any time before the end of the year.  Hours vary by location.

Free oil change coupon for Vets, at the Agent Insurance Services Salem office, 620 Columbia St., Friday, November 11 between 9 am and 5 pm to pick up a  coupon with a VA card. Also will have special giveaways, affle drawing for a $100 grocery store gift card. Must redeem by 1/31/2023.

SCHOOL PROGRAMS

West Branch Veterans Day Assembly, West Branch Middle School, 14409 Beloit Snodes Rd. Thursday, November 10 at 8 a.m. Guests should enter through the doors at the east end of the building. The Veterans Day Assembly will be held in the Middle School Gym.

West Branch Veterans Day Assembly, Friday, November 11, 8 am at the High School, 14277 S Main St. Enter at the auditorium entrance (south side of the building)

Canfield High School Veteran Program, 100 Cardinal Dr, Canfield, November 11 from 8 am to 8:55 am, followed by a breakfast for service members following the program.

FREE OFFERS

Case Western Reserve Dental School clinic, 9601 Chester Ave., Cleveland: Free dental exams, Free, select dental x-rays; $100 voucher for future dental services if patients sign up for comprehensive care treatment; $25 teeth cleaning fee. By appointment—on a first-come, first-served basis—with four-time slots available: 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. The number of appointments available is limited. 216.368.8730.

McDonald’s Free Meal for Vets: Friday, Nov. 11 McDonald restaurants across Ohio will offer free meals (no purchase necessary) to all veterans on Friday, Nov. 11, with valid ID. Breakfast: A choice of an Egg McMuffin or a Bacon, Egg and Cheese Biscuit. All options come with any size soft drink, tea or hot coffee and a Hash Brown. Lunch and Dinner: A choice of a Double Cheeseburger, 6-Piece Chicken McNuggets or a Filet-O-Fish will be offered. All options come with any size soft drink, tea or hot coffee, and small fries. 

Dunkin Donuts Free Donut, Friday, November 11 for veterans and active military personnel with military ID.

Sheetz Free Sandwich and Car Wash: Friday, November 11, open to all veterans and active duty military personnel to enjoy a free half ham and cheese; or meatball sub; and a regular-size fountain drink at any of Sheetz’s 660+ store locations.
Sheetz will also provide a free car wash to veterans and active duty military. 
This offer only applies to the $9 wash option and is only available at Sheetz stores that have a car wash. Military ID or proof of service must be presented to qualify. To locate your nearest Sheetz location, visit www.sheetz.com

Eat’n Park Restaurants November Discount for Military Personnel: For all active and former United States military personnel and their families by offering a 10% discount on their entire check during November.  The discount applies to all meals on the active or former military personnel’s check. The discount runs for all of November at all Eat’nPark locations in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. The veterans’ discount is valid for dine-in only, and cannot be combined with any other coupon offer or discount. A free Smiley Cookie for veterans on Veterans Day on Friday, November 11. Proof of service is required. For more information visit www.eatnpark.com.
 
Applebees Free Meal for Vets: Friday, Nov. 11, open all Veterans and Active Duty Military members will receive a free entree from a special menu. Dine in only, at participating restaurants, rules may apply.
 
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse: Current and former military who dine-in on Friday, Nov. 11, can choose a free meal from a select menu and a Dr. Pepper Beverage.  
 
Chilis: For all veterans & active military members can get a free meal on Friday, November 11 at all participating Chili's Grill & Bar restaurants. Available for in-restaurant only.