All area families, regardless of military affiliation, are welcome to attend the event, which will feature Tommy James. The doors open at 12:45 p.m., with entertainment provided by WMRC-AM.
Sponsors include Charles River Bank, Military Friends Foundation, and the Junior Woman’s Club of Milford. The town is providing use of the school auditorium at no charge.
As founder of Thanks to Yanks, a non-political organization, Shain has also hosted a free dinner honoring military families every Sept. 11 for the last six years.
“We must always respect, remember, and revere our military families,” he said.
Tickets are limited, and must be reserved by noon Friday by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org with a requested number. Audience members are invited to bring donations for American troops, with wish-list items available at www.uxbridgesupportsourtroops.org .
In case of inclement weather, go to the Thanks to Yanks page on Facebook by 11 a.m. next Sunday. For more information, visit www.thankstoyanks.org.
Arts, will take over the Showcase Live stage at Patriot Place in Foxborough next Sunday at 6 p.m.
The concert will feature two sets of fully choreographed performances set to contemporary pop, classic rock, country, and Broadway hits played by an eight-piece band of professional musicians.
Performers include Franklin residents Madison Asgeirsson, Kendra Dombroski, Ali Funkhouser, Graham Hancock, Jocelyn Jones, and Shaina McGillis; Michael Fajardo of Hopkinton; Maddy Williams of Medway; and Jenna McDermott of Wrentham.
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