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Golden Age Games Medal Design Deadline NOW Dec. 1

The deadline to submit your entry to design the medal for the National Veterans Golden Age Games being held in Omaha in 2015 has been extended to Dec. 1. 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 Dec. 1. Click here to access the entry form, which has full instructions.

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.

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Events & Classes

Veterans Group Exercise Class
Nov 24, 2014  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM  (CST)  
Omaha VA Medical Center 3rd Floor TV Studio, 4101 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, Nebraska

Veteran Group Exercise Class
Nov 26, 2014  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM  (CST)  
Omaha VA Medical Center 3rd Floor TV Studio, 4101 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, Nebraska

VA Food Pantry
Dec 1, 2014  10:00 AM - 11:30 AM  (CST)  
VA Clinic, Bldg 40, Room 105, 600 S. 70th St, Lincoln NE

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4101 Woolworth Avenue
Omaha, NE 68105
800-451-5796
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