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Veterans Day closings and events

EKU ROTC Cadet Adam Renn salutes as the flag is flown at half-mast  during a Veterans Day ceremony at Eastern Kentucky University,  Saturday, November 10, 2012. Photo by Chris Radcliffe
EKU ROTC Cadet Adam Renn salutes as the flag is flown at half-mast during a Veterans Day ceremony at Eastern Kentucky University, Saturday, November 10, 2012. Photo by Chris Radcliffe

Here is how Lexington services are affected Tuesday by Veterans Day.

Fayette County Health Department: Open

Government: All state and federal offices closed. City offices are open.

Trash collection: Normal schedule.

Libraries: Open

Lextran: Normal schedule

Mail: No delivery

Federal courts: Closed

Circuit court: Closed

District court: No court proceedings; open for bond and fine payments

Herald-Leader business offices: Normal hours, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. For delivery issues, call 1-800-999-8881.


Events

Veterans Day Event with Military Missions. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Rd., Lexington. Accepting gift, drink, snack or personal care items, and cards for care packages, and cash or checks to help pay for shipping. Bit.ly/1zfNixk.

World War I Memorial Service. Church of the Good Shepherd, 533 E. Main St., Lexington. The church will open for prayer at 10:30 a.m. The bells will toll 11 times, ending at 11. Morning prayer will begin after a few moments of silence.

Annual Veterans Day ceremony. 11:11 a.m. Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Nicholasville. The program is intended to remember and honor all military members who have served or are serving the United States. Keynote speaker: Lt. Col. Walter J. Leaumont, deputy commander of the 138th Field Artillery Brigade, Lexington Armory, Bluegrass Field.

A Service of Evening Prayer for Veterans Day. 7 p.m. Honoring those who have served our country. Christ Church Cathedral, 166 Market Street, Lexington. Ccclex.org.

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