WDMA Prop C

Veterans Memorial Open House

by | May 13, 2015 | Uncategorized

Nevada Museum offers fun for all ages

From Staff Reports

[email protected]

Those looking for an interesting adventure during Memorial Day are invited to take part in all kinds of military fun, as the Military Heritage Collection of North Texas will host an open house.

The annual Veterans Memorial Weekend Open House will kick off Saturday night, May 24, with a special dinner just for veterans provided by local businesses. For information about the dinner call 214-794-8992.

At 10 a.m. May 25, there will be events such as weapon demonstrations, military uniform and equipment displays. Depending on the weather, rides are given in military vehicles, including tanks, as long as the ground is not soft due to rain. In the event of rain, there is still a host of other vehicles for guests to ride in.

The museum is located at 20798 CR 590 in Nevada. If the military vehicles don’t give it away, those looking for the collection can locate it by looking for a 500-pound bomb mailbox.

 

0 Comments

Related News

Shoebox gifts collected by volunteers

Shoebox gifts collected by volunteers

As the collection point for Operation Christmas Child (OCC), First Baptist Wylie received more than 17,000 shoeboxes filled with gifts from several area churches and organizations to send to needy children around the world. Susan Seibert, area coordinator for...

read more
Wylie veteran honored for service

Wylie veteran honored for service

Wylie veteran William “Bill” Henry joined the ranks of over 100 veterans honored for outstanding achievement since 2012 in Texas’ Third Congressional District. His life of service, and that of 14 other Collin County veterans, was recognized by Congressman Van Taylor...

read more
Veterans Day event

Veterans Day event

The Wylie High and Wylie East AFJROTC units will host the annual Veterans Day program at Wylie Stadium Nov. 11 at 10:40 a.m. Veterans and their families are requested to attend a pre-event reception, held in Wylie High School’s auxiliary gym. The reception begins at 9...

read more
Supply chain problems hit home

Supply chain problems hit home

This Christmas, Santa might need a miracle — and some elves who are willing to work, so little — and big — boys and girls get the gifts they want. Worldwide, experts predict Christmas is going to be a challenge. The supply chain disruption is affecting many...

read more
Why we need a community forum

Why we need a community forum

I am not sure what I expected our country to look like in 2021, but I certainly did not expect it to be so fractured and so bogged down in hate. My oldest son was a year old on September 11, 2001. The wave of patriotism following that day gave me hope for the America...

read more
Wylie East celebrates successful sports season

Wylie East celebrates successful sports season

It’s safe to say 2020 has been one wild year for everyone. In the world of sports, we’ve seen the sacrifices being made and steps taken to make the games a reality. Wylie East had a roller coaster of a 2020, with cancellations, frustrating seasons and battling through...

read more