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Annual Memorial Day Parade

May 30, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am


Parade Assembles at the O.P.Library at 8:30 AM and starts at 9:00 AM SHARP!

Parade Route:

  • Highland Ave (behind the library), north on South Buffalo Street to the Four Corners, left onto West Quaker Street to Veterans Park.

Order of March:

  • Orchard Park Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #6247
  • Disabled American Veterans in cars
  • Orchard Park Middle School Band
  • Orchard Park Jr. Color Guard
  • Orchard Park American Legion Post #567
  • Orchard Park American Legion Post #567 Auxiliary
  • Girl Scouts
  • Boy Scouts
  • Orchard Park High School Band
  • Orchard Park Fire Company
  • Windom Fire Company
  • Hillcrest Fire Company
  • Fire and First Aid Trucks

Program: Colonel Adam Czekanski – Master of Ceremonies

  • Star Spangled Banner – Ms. Leah Berst is a 2013 Orchard Park High School graduate and a graduate of the University at Buffalo. She is working at Ingram Micro and doing
    theatre performances in Buffalo.
  • Raising of the Flag – Commander Robert Davis, American Legion Post #567
  • Commander William Scharra, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #6247
  • Invocation – Father James Ciupek, Pastor, Nativity of Our Lord Church
  • Gettysburg Address – Maelle Ninin, Orchard Park Middle School 8th Grade Student
  • Guest Speaker – To be announced
  • Placing of the Wreaths – VFW & Legion Commanders
  • Placing of the Flowers – Girl Scouts
  • Rifle Squad – Members of the VFW and American Legion
  • Taps – Buglers, Thomas Wall and Dylan Ranis, from the Orchard Park High School
  • Benediction – Father James Ciupek, Nativity of Our Lord Church
  • God Bless America, sung by Ms. Leah Berst (all are invited to join in)

Please come out and show your appreciation for those who served.

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May 30, 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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