CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Veterans and other military personnel are being offered free opportunities as a thank you for their service and sacrifices.
Clay Center admission
In celebration of Veterans Day, all active, reserve and retired military personnel will receive free admissions to the museum and the film and planetarium shows Nov. 11 at the Clay Center.
Guests learn about Newton's laws of motion in "Roll Drop Bounce," the latest traveling exhibit in the Mylan Explore-atory. Showing on the giant screen is a film about one of the earth's most undiscovered territories, "Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure." "Harvest Skies" is the planetarium show.
A military ID or other proof of service is needed for the free admission.
For more information on Clay Center programs and exhibits, visit www.theclaycenter.org or call 304-561-3570. Clay Center museum hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Lunch at T.G.I Friday's
The chain restaurant T.G.I. Friday's will honor the nation's military by offering a free lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 12 to those who have served or are serving in the armed forces.
Proof of service is required, such as a U.S. Uniform Services ID Card, a U.S. Uniform Services Retired ID Card, a current leave and earnings statement, veterans organization card, a DD214, a photograph in uniform or being in uniform.