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Defiance College to host Military Appreciation Day

January 23, 2014


DEFIANCE, Ohio –Defiance College will hold a Military Appreciation Day on Saturday, Feb. 8, at the DC-Mount St. Joseph basketball doubleheader. All area military veterans and their immediate family members will be admitted to the men’s and women’s games free with a military ID.

The women’s game will tip off at the Weaner Community Center at 1 p.m., with the men’s game following at approximately 3 p.m. Veterans and family members will also receive free popcorn and a drink.

The WCC is located on 1100 Webster Street, just south of Stadium Drive.

The event is sponsored by the Defiance College veterans service committee.

Defiance College, chartered in 1850, is an independent, liberal arts institution in Northwest Ohio offering more than 40 undergraduate programs of study as well as graduate programs in education and business. Defiance College has received national recognition for its educational experience of service and engagement. The college website is