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Memorial Day Service Opportunities

posted May 21, 2012, 7:28 PM by Troop 39   [ updated May 21, 2012, 8:49 PM by Mike Brown ]
Memorial Day Weekend - Two Service Opportunities

1. Friday May 25 from 3PM - 8PM AND Saturday May 26 from 10AM - 3PM

The VFW of Graham will be handing out poppies at the Food Lion on S. Main Street in Graham.  Scouts will hand out poppies and accept donations for the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

The VFW will be there all day, but Lillie Crews (our contact person) was told that scouts would be asked to come at their convenience on Saturday between 10 and 3.

Please come and go as needed.

2. Memorial Day May 28 10:30AM - noon

Troop 39 has been asked to hand out flags and programs at Alamance County’s Memorial Day Ceremony.  This annual event is held at the Alamance County War Memorial, 212 W. Elm Street, Graham NC 27253 (in front of the the Criminal Courts Building).

The ceremony begins at 11:00AM and ends at noon.  Our scouts have participated the last three years.  Troop 39 is recognized ion the program for the event.

Contact: Patrick Jordan 336-228-8438 or 336-213-5736