Joint Base Lewis-McChord’s annual Surviving Family Members Appreciation Day is set for 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the American Lake Community Center on JBLM Lewis North.
The event recognizes both families of the fallen and surviving family members of retired veterans from all services.
According to a news release:
Representatives from Lewis-McChord-based organizations and agencies will offer help with basic legal matters, Department of Defense benefits information, and health and wellness screenings.
Military ID card renewals will be available for DEERS-enrolled beneficiaries at the Waller Hall welcome center on JBLM Lewis-Main, which will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. A buffet lunch will be served.
Participants are asked to register by calling 866- 963-2538. Surviving family members also can participate in a remembrance walk, 9 a.m., at Powderworks Park in Dupont. For more information, go to www.wearblueruntoremember.org.