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2017 Memorial Day Parade

May 29, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Assembly:

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

Parade Route:

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

Program:

  • Star Spangled Banner – Ms. Leah Berst is a 2013 Orchard Park High School graduate and is currently completing her fourth year at the University at Buffalo
  • Raising of the Flag – Commander Howard Rost, American Legion Post #567 and Commander Robert Dean, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #6247
  • Invocation – Father Bernard Nowak, Pastor, Nativity of Our Lord Church
  • Gettysburg Address –  Ava Savarino, Orchard Park Middle School 8th Grade Student
  • Guest Speaker – Colonel Scott Allen
  • Placing of the Wreathes – VFW & Legion Commanders
  • Placing of the Flowers – Brownies, Girl Scouts, Campfire Girls
  • Rifle Squad – Members of the VFW and American Legion
  • Taps – Buglers from the Orchard Park High School
  • Benediction – Father Bernard Nowak, Nativity of Our Lord Church
  • God Bless America sung by Ms. Leah Berst (all are invited to join in)
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Details

Date:
May 29, 2017
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Organizer

Veterans Memorial Park Committee
Email:
info@OPVeteransPark.org
Website:
opveteranspark.org