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MEMORIAL DAY EVENTS Join Us on Saturday, May 26, 2018 9:00 a.m.: Flag raising and placing of a wreath at Veteran’s Monument on Dairy Street. 10:00 a.m.: The annual parade will kick off from the municipal parking lot on Highland Avenue. The parade will march to Veerland Ave, onto Franklin Avenue and proceed along Godwin Avenue to Central Ave and finish at Veterans Plaza. PVC Tony Voluo, US Army, will serve as Grand Marshall of this year’s Midland Park Memorial…Find out more »
Check your local Michaels store for participation $2 or $5 PER PROJECT, SUPPLIES INCLUDED. Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project. Sign up in store or just drop in. Parent or guardian must remain on premises. 10 AM - 12 PM Mothers Day Card May 5 Flower Bouquet May 12 Pineapple Craft May 19 Flamingo Craft May 26 Sloth Craft June 2 Cactus Project June 9 Father's Day Card June 16 Bug Project June 23 Sun Catcher/Ornament…Find out more »
Come drop in on Saturdays for Lakeshore Learning Stores FREE crafts. One of our favorite educational stores is Lakeshore Learning. The crafts are for children 3 and up but younger kids can easily join in the fun. The crafts have something to do with current events or the season. When are Lakeshore Learning Stores FREE Crafts? The Lakeshore Learning Stores FREE Crafts are on Saturdays between 11 am and 3 pm. Is registration required for Lakeshore Learning Stores FREE Crafts?…Find out more »
Barnes & Noble's Upcoming Events for Kids Keep this list handy as we will be updating it monthly. While these events should be happening at all Barnes & Nobles stores unless noted otherwise we do recommend you do check with your local store to confirm. Llama Llama Loves to Read Storytime Saturday May 05, 2018 11:00 AM Llama Llama is becoming a reader and can't wait to show his mother everything he's learned. Join us…Find out more »
Monday, May 28th Mayor & Council will lay wreaths at the various memorials in town (Hoffman, Rossi, Fire Dept, WWII and WWI) Ceremony at Memorial Field at 9am Refreshments at Senior Center Refreshments at Senior Center/Veterans Building at conclusion of Wreath Laying (Oradell Residents only)Find out more »
On May 28, 2018 the Borough of Old Tappan will host its annual Memorial Day Parade. The Parade will start promptly at 9:30 AM from the rear of NVOT parking lot and will travel the parade route shown, ending at Oakes Park for the Memorial Ceremony. The Borough would be honored if the Veterans of Old Tappan would join our Master of Ceremonies and Veteran Dr. Mark Johnson, and with him, lead our parade. We think it appropriate and fitting…Find out more »
2018 Memorial Day Parade and Memorial Service – Monday, May 28th In honor of the 18 Closter residents who gave the ultimate sacrifice in World War I, World War II and Vietnam, as well as those countrymen currently serving, it is with pride the 2018 Memorial Day Parade and Memorial Service will be held on Monday, May 28 h . The annual Memorial Day Parade steps off at 10:00 a.m. from the parking lot of the Church of St. Mary…Find out more »
Township of Washington Memorial Day Parade 5/28/2018 10:00 AM Start time 10:00 AM The parade will assemble at Clinton Avenue - corner of Washington/Clinton Avenue between 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. and will start promptly at 10:00 a.m. The participants will proceed to Pascack Road and continue to march to the Township of Washington Memorial Monument located at the front of Town Hall across from Food Town. The service will start at the monument at 11:00 a.m. VIETNAM VET THOMAS…Find out more »
10:00 am Memorial Day Parade May 28, 2018 IHM Church on Island RoadFind out more »
DATE/TIME May 28th 2018, 10:00 am DESCRIPTION Services will begin at the Senior Center's Veteran's Walk of Freedom starting at 10:00 a.m., with the parade following at 11:30 a.m. from the same location.The parade will start from the corner of Hackensack Street and Highland A venue, and head South on Hackensack Street. The parade will travel to Union Avenue, and proceed west to Valley Blvd while continuing North of Valley Blvd.The parade procession will continue and end at Veteran's Park.…Find out more »
Memorial Day Parade Monday, May 28, 2018 Location : From Fort Lee Community Center (1355 Inwood Terrace) north on Center Avenue….. More details in the flyer here.Find out more »
Memorial Day Parade May 28th 10:30 am Sheridan Ave. route ending at the War Memorial on E. Franklin Tpk. Ceremonies to follow, led by V.F.W. Washington Post 192.Find out more »
The annual Memorial Day parade is held on Memorial Day morning. There will be a separate assembly site for boys/girls scouts who have registered with the Recreation Department. The Parade begins at 10:30 AM from Pollitt Drive to Fair Lawn Avenue to River Road to Berdan Avenue, and down the Avenue of Heroes in Memorial Park. All military, civic, volunteer and service groups are welcome to participate on this “special day”. Ceremonies will follow at the circle at the Avenue…Find out more »
Everyone is invited to join us to honor all Americans who gave their lives so we can live in a free,secure and safe community. Monday May 28th Memorial Day service at Van Neste Square starting at 11am. If it rains, the event will be held at Mt. Carmel Church.Find out more »