'Salute to Veterans' USO show coming to Ogdensburg in May
Friday, February 24, 2012 - 8:57 am

OGDENSBURG – AmVets Auxiliary Post 19 Ogdensburg will host a USO show Saturday, May 26 entitled "A Salute to Veterans." Preceded by a prime rib dinner and open to the public, the USO show will feature local comedy routines, skits, singers, dancers, and more.

Dawn Flavin and Susan House, co chairs of the event hope to offer the community a fun evening.

The salute is for veterans from all the wars, from WW1 to present time.

Organizers are looking for acts to run 3-5 minutes and want the entire community to get involved.

It's a first come-first honored event, so those who want to do a skit or an act in the show should sign up now.

Call Gary Cooke at 393-7069 or 528-4358 or Sue House at 393-0849 or 854-1228. Do not call the club to list your act.

All acts must be family oriented. Public is invited to participate, but time and acts are limited, and at the discretion of the USO committee. Rehearsals will be held to accommodate as many as possible.

The evening will begin with a prime rib dinner for $10 person and will include the price of the show - reservations are appreciated for this dinner - only so many can be seated at the 5 p.m. schedule.

The show will begin at 6:30 p.m. and for those who do not wish to come to the dinner - the USO show will cost $5 person.

Seating is limited for both - call 393-6140 for reservations.