2017-05-19 / Community

Veterans groups plan events

The South Portland War Veteran’s Memorial Association, which consists of VFW Post 832 and American Legion Post 35, will gather on Saturday, May 27 at VFW Post 832 on 50 Peary Terrace at 9 a.m. to flag its five cemeteries. All volunteers are welcome.

On Monday, May 29, they will host a Memorial Day parade starting at 10:30 a.m. It starts at Southern Maine Community College at the end of Broadway and continues down Broadway to the Veterans Memorial Monument. 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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