MIDDLEPORT — The James Atkins Ensemble will be featured at a Veterans Day celebration to be held at the Riverbend Arts Council located at 290 North Second Ave. in Middleport, 6 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3.
The event titled “An Evening at The Canteen” will include a dinner followed by listening and dancing to the music of the Ensemble, composed of Jamie Atkins, Lori Schoonmaker and Matt Schoonmaker who will be joined by two more outstanding musicians for the evening. There will also be a musical tribute to the armed forces and veterans during the first break with a special performance by the Ohio University Air Force R.O.T.C. Drill Team.
The doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with the dinner to be served at 6 p.m. Music and dancing will be from 7 to 10 p.m.
Tickets at $25 per person or $20 for military and veterans are currently on sale at King Hardware in Middleport and Clark’s Jewelry Store in Pomeroy.
For additional information on the event, call 992-2675.
The event is sponsored by Farmers Bank.