AUSTIN — The Mary Tyler Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution invites the public to join them at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28 for a dedication of the Memorial Garden they built at the Watkins-Logan Texas State Veterans Home.
The Memorial Garden will serve as a serene area for residents at the home to walk through and enjoy. The Memorial Garden is filled with plants that attract butterflies, adding to the natural beauty for residents to enjoy. The Memorial Garden will also be open for others to add plants, benches or other things in the future.
Kevin Warren, Deputy Commissioner for Veterans Homes, will accept the gift on behalf of the Veterans Land Board.
Texas State Veterans Homes around the state. The homes are located in:Texas State Veterans Homes offer a broad spectrum of health care services, comprehensive rehabilitation programs, special diets, recreational activities, social services, libraries, and certified, secured Alzheimer’s units, each with its own secured outdoor courtyard.
For additional information on Texas State Veterans Homes and special home, land and home improvement loans for Texas veterans, call 800-252-VETS (800-252-8387) or visit our website at www.texasveterans.com.
Who: Daughters of the American Revolution, Mary Tyler Chapter
What: Dedication of Memorial Garden
When: 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28
Where: 11466 Honor Lane, Tyler
Why: To honor and serve Texas veterans in the home.