The public is invited to attend an Armed Forces Day ceremony that will begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 20, at O’Fallon Veterans Memorial Walk, 800 Belleau Creek Road, O’Fallon, Missouri 63366. Free parking is available.

Armed Forces Day is dedicated to honoring the men and women serving in the five branches of the U.S. military: the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard. Lori Stock, Air National Guard, Retired, will give the keynote address, “Women in the Military: Angels of Vietnam.”

Stevie Riley, Air National Guard, Senior Master Sergeant, Retired, will serve as Master of Ceremonies.

Directions: On I-70 in O’Fallon, take Exit 219 at T.R. Hughes Boulevard and Belleau Creek Road. Turn south about one block. O’Fallon Veterans Memorial Walk is just off the I-70 overpass at the southeast corner of Belleau Creek Road and Veterans Memorial Parkway.