|Col. Lenny J. Richoux|
To mark the weekend-long celebration, the History Center will welcome Col. Lenny J. Richoux, Commander of the 6th Air Mobility Wing at MacDill Air Force Base, who will discuss the history of Veteran’s Day. Richoux’s talk, “Veteran's Day-Honoring a Legacy of Service,” is scheduled for Saturday, November 12 at 2 p.m.
Veteran’s Day weekend at the History Center is sponsored by the TECO Energy Foundation. All veterans and active-duty service members with military I.D. will receive buy-one-get-one-free admission.
The History Center is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Public parking is available at the St. Pete Times Forum East Lot, the Channelside garage and other city-owned lots. For more information, contact the Tampa Bay Center at (813) 228-0097 or online at www.tampabayhistorycenter.org.