Veterans outreach taking place in Colorado

American Legion national staff will pair up with Department of Colorado Legionnaires for a veterans outreach and district revitalization effort Nov. 17-19 in Longmont, Colo.

Veterans in the area are invited to get information about American Legion programs, and Department of Veterans Affairs and other veterans benefits.

The outreach effort will take place from noon-5 p.m. Nov. 17 and 19, and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 18 at John Harold Buckley American Legion Post 32, 315 S. Bowen St., Longmont.

A veterans service officer will be available all three days to assist with VA claims and other benefits questions.