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VA Central Ohio Healthcare System


2018 Welcome Home Event

Woman standing in front of Zoo entrance

Chalmers P. Wylie Veterans Outpatient Clinic is hosting their annual Welcome Home event for Veterans from all eras, Active Duty, Reserve & Guard Service Members, and all their family members.

Welcome Home is an opportunity to enjoy a free day at the zoo and receive some great information on the benefits that Veterans have earned through their service to our country.  Make your plans to bring your family to this fun-filled day. 

Date: Saturday, July 7, 2018
Time: 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.
Admission: FREE (Please provide Military ID, DD 214, or VA Patient ID)
LocationColumbus Zoo and Aquarium, 4850 West Powell Rd, Powell, OH 43065

The Welcome Home event features:Man standing with sign stating "Veterans Activities".

  • Free admission to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium to all Veterans, Active Duty members and their family. 
  • Special Welcome Home Activity & Lunch area at Water’s Edge Event Park at the Columbus Zoo.  Activities include:
    • Live entertainment
    • Community resources for Veterans and their families
    • VA health care and benefits information

For additional information call 614-388-7787