Kent County Chapter 850, Vietnam Veterans of America, will host its 11th annual dinner and auction at 6 p.m. April 12 at the Felton Community Fire Co., 9 E. Main St.

The social hour begins at 6 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. Proceeds will go toward maintaining the Kent County Veterans Memorial Park on South Little Creek Road in Dover.

The Memorial Park honors those lost in Vietnam, Korea, the Middle East and Gold Star mothers and families. The park also contains a POW/MIA Chair of Honor, a War Dog memorial and a Vietnam era UH-1 “Huey” medevac helicopter elevated on an 18-foot post.

Tickets are $30. Dinner will include fried oysters, chicken salad, dumplings, green beans and coleslaw with coffee and iced tea. There will be a cash bar.

The event will include a silent auction followed by a live auction after dinner.

Tickets can be purchased by sending a check made to VVA Chapter 850, 5233 S. Dupont Highway, Dover, DE 19901, with dinner in the memo area. Tickets will be kept at the will-call table at the event. No tickets will be sold at the door.

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