2016-05-13 / Community

Memorial Day events outlined for South

The South Portland War Veteran’s Memorial Association, which consists of VFW Post 832 and American Legion Post 35, will gather at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 28 at VFW Post 832 on 50 Peary Terrace to flag the city’s five cemeteries. All volunteers are welcome.

On Monday, May 30, the annual Memorial Day parade will begin 10:30 a.m. at Southern Maine Community College, and continue down Broadway past Pratt Abbott to the Veteran’s Memorial Monument where the Military Museum use to be. There will be a short ceremony after the parade. At noon there will be a wreath laying ceremony at the public boat landing.

For more information, call 767-2575 or 799-3997.

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