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National Veterans Golden Age Games in Omaha 2015

Hundreds of Veterans will converge here for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ National Veterans Golden Age Games (NVGAG), Aug. 8–12, 2015. The VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System  (VA NWIHCS) is hosting the event at venues across Omaha. The theme for the 2015 games is “Patriots on the Plains.” In its 29th consecutive year, the NVGAG is the premier senior adaptive rehabilitation program for military Veterans who are 55 years and older, and are enrolled in VA health care.

VA invites you to help design the medals that will be presented to the participants at the Games in 2015. Entry forms must be submitted no later than Nov. 15. Click here to access the entry form, which has full instructions.

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Events & Classes

VA Food Pantry
Nov 3, 2014  10:00 AM - 11:30 AM  (CST)  
VA Clinic, Bldg 40, Room 105, 600 S. 70th St, Lincoln NE

Veterans Group Exercise Class
Nov 3, 2014  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM  (CST)  
Omaha VA Medical Center 3rd Floor TV Studio, 4101 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, Nebraska

Omaha VA Pantry for Veterans
Nov 5, 2014  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  (CST)  
825 Dorcas St, Ste. 200, Omaha, NE

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4101 Woolworth Avenue
Omaha, NE 68105

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