Slippery Rock University Salute to Military and First RespondersType of Event: SPECIAL EVENTS
Date: October 26, 2019
Location: Slippery Rock University - Mihalik-Thompson Stadium - 100 North Rd., Slippery Rock, Pa
Any day is a good day to recognize the courageous men and women who risk their lives to serve others, but Slippery Rock University has chosen a home football game to coincide with SRU's annual "Salute to Military and First Responders" event.
Several activities will be staged at Mihalik-Thompson Stadium prior to the SRU football game against Clarion University of Pennsylvania at 1 p.m., Oct. 26.
All military veterans, current military personnel and first responders will be admitted to the game for free, and will be asked to stand and be recognized.
The Pennsylvania National Guard will have interactive displays in the stadium parking lot that will be available free of charge and open to the public.
Representatives from VA Butler Healthcare will have a table with information to support veterans' services and promotional give-away items.
The Slippery Rock Volunteer Fire Department will have one of its fire trucks on display in the stadium parking lot.