Join us for the weekly vigil at Pack Square Vance Monument, Tuesdays from 5:00 to 6:00pm.

On the air (Veterans Voices), & in person (VFP HQ)

NEW MEETING TIME: Second Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm

Visit VFP HQ at Phil Mechanic Studios, 10
9 Roberts St., Asheville, NC 28801 (828-258-1800). Hours: Tue-Sat 11am to 3 pm

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Various recent photos

 This is another picture of the Veterans for Peace booth 
at the People's Peace Festival on 9-20-15.

 This is a photo of the crowd at the
International Day of Peace event 
in front of Asheville City Hall on 9-21-15.

Ellie Halsey and Garland Walker at the Veteran's Stand Down 
at Stephens-Lee Recreation Center.

Above photos by Garland and Ellen Walker.

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Peace Day Celebration in Asheville September 20, 2015

 The booth at the Peace Day Celebration - Bob Feldman, Josephine, Jim Duffy,
Cindy Heil, Lyle Petersen and Gerry Werhan.

 Lyle Petersen and Gerry Werhan

 Some photos of Ron Harayda, our former president of
Chapter 099. His memorial service was in January 2015.
We still remember him fondly.

Chris Berg

Above photos by Susan Oehler.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Peace Walkers - August 1 and 2, 2015

 Ken Jones is carrying the Vets for Peace, Chapter 099, flag.

 Clare Hanrahan and Chris Brown on the Saturday part of the walk.

 The whole group on Sunday morning.

Jim Brown, Susan Oehler and Ken Jones are member of Vets for Peace Chapter 099 
and in the front row in this photo. In the back row is Chris Berg on far left.

Monday, June 1, 2015

Veterans for Peace at Move to Amend Rally

Photos originally posted by Jim Brown. This rally was on May 24, 2015.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Memorial Day ceremony

Below are five pictures from this past Monday's ceremony at the Veterans Memorial at the Roger McGuire Green.

Photos were taken by Garland Walker.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Chapter members paint a vet's house

In conjunction with Habitat for Humanity, members of VFP 099 worked at painting a vet's house on 3/30. A big thanks to Ellie Halsey, Rusty Sivils, Charlie St Clair and Garland Walker. A few pictures are above: before and after painting pictures, Ellie at work, Garland and Rusty slapping it on.

Friday, February 13, 2015

Some more pictures of Ronald Harayda

Ron died in December and we had a memorial for him in January. I miss him, and have been missing him for awhile at vigils and such.... he was recently too ill to come to many of those activities.