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VA Central Iowa Health Care System

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A local food truck stopped by to serve resident Veterans to a delicious meal and great fellowship.

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November 10th

Please join us on November 10th as VACIHCS celebrates Veterans Day!  Chaplains and Canteen Services have teamed up again to offer a program featuring keynote speaker, Iowa National Guard Brigadier General Steven Altman.  Following the memorable program, refreshments will be served and VACIHCS and Des Moines RO leadership will remain in the auditorium to provide a few updates and engage with Veterans and guests. Please share this invitation!


November 10th, 2016, 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

(Leadership will be available to hear comments following)

VACIHCS – Des Moines Campus

3600 30th Street, Des Moines, IA 50310


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VA Central Iowa Health Care System

3600 30th Street
Des Moines, IA 50310
515-699-5999 | 800-294-8387 Directions

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