LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Marty Knollenberg, R-Troy, announced Tuesday that his office is working with U.S. Rep. Dave Trott to host a reception for young people considering applying to one of the nation’s military academies.

Applicants and parents or guardians are encouraged to attend the event for more information and a meet and greet with the congressman.

The event will be held at the following date, time and location:

Wednesday, Aug. 10

5-7 p.m.

Suburban Collection Showplace, Fireside Lounge

46100 Grand River Ave.

Novi, MI 48374

For more information regarding the event, please contact Knollenberg’s office at or 517-373-2523.