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Memorial Day Events

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May 21, 2014

PARADES
Monday, May 26
HONESDALE, PA—10 a.m., down Main Street
MILFORD, PA—10 a.m., along Ann & Broad streets
ROSCOE, NY—10 a.m. Fritz Kirchner will lead a service at the Veterans’/Firemen’s Memorial Park immediately following the parade
LIBERTY, NY—On behalf of The Town of Liberty and Cpl. Russell D. Sprague American Legion Post #109, the parade will start at 10:30 a.m. and travel through the business district in the Village of Liberty, proceed down Church Street and end at the Liberty Veterans Cemetery on Cold Spring Road. At the cemetery, there will be a short service to honor our war heroes. Guest Speaker will be the Hon. Harold Bauman.
WURTSBORO, NY—The American Legion Post #1266 will sponsor a Memorial Day Parade, 1 p.m. Parade will end at the Veterans Park. The guest speaker is Gary Greenwald. At the conclusion of the service there will be a BBQ at the American Legion, 92 Pine St.
FREMONT CENTER, NY—130th annual Fremont Center Memorial Day Parade, 9 a.m. The parade route will be through Fremont Center to the baseball field. Special Memorial Service at New Veterans Park (next to town barn) at 9:30 a.m.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY—10:30 a.m. begins at the Livingston Manor Firehouse

SERVICES

Saturday, May 24
EQUINUNK, PA—The Equinunk Historical Society, 1972 Pine Mill Rd., annual Memorial Weekend Observance and Ice Cream Social, 1 p.m. They are honoring a distinguished local veteran, Earl J. Schuman. Earl lived his entire life in Equinunk except when he served in the U.S. Army European Theater.
Sunday, May 25
HAWLEY, PA—Parade lines up at 12 noon at Bingham Park and kicks off at 1 p.m.
NARROWSBURG, NY — The Tusten Settlement Association will hold a Memorial Day Service at the Old Baptist Church located on Route 97 at 2 p.m. Sullivan County Historian John Conway will serve as the keynote speaker with members of the VFW Tusten, Highland, Lumberland Post #6427 participating. A graveside salute follows. Refreshments will be served at the conclusion of the ceremony. For more information, call Kathleen Johnson at 845/252-3959.
WOODRIDGE, NY — Memorial Services at Veterans Park on Roosevelt Avenue, 4 p.m. If it rains, they will meet in village hall.
Monday, May 26
GLEN SPEY, NY — Town of Lumberland Memorial Day Observance, 10 a.m. at the Lumberland Town Hall, 1054 Proctor Rd. Refreshments served. For information, call 845/856-6372.
BLOOMINGBURG, NY — V.F.W. Post #4947 will have Memorial Day services at the Bloomingburg Cemetery, 12 noon.