Memorial Day Activities

Memorial Day Activities in Rockford

May 14, 2009 // 0 Comments

May 25, 2009 8:30 a.m.     Opening Flag Raising Ceremony at the Community Cabin on N. Monroe Street 9:00 a.m. Parade from the Community Cabin on N. Monroe Street, north to Lewis Street, west one block to North Main Street, south to the corner in front of the Corner Bar. A short ceremony at this stop. The parade will continue to the Rockford Cemetery. Guest speaker Michael Young. 9:45 a.m. Rockford Cemetery Ceremony 10:30 a.m. Open House at the Rockford American Legion The Congressional Medal of Honor will be displayed as well as military equipment on display. Hot dogs and   drinks furnished free of charge. 11:00 a.m. Wreath Ceremony at Rockford American Legion 12:00 p.m. Blythefield Cemetery Ceremony 12:30 p.m. Courtland Cemetery Ceremony