GARNER MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE, MONDAY, MAY 30, 2011 @ LAKE BENSON PARK

FlyerGarner Veterans’ Memorial Committee, Inc. and the Town of Garner, will hold a Memorial Day observance at the future site of the Garner Veterans Memorial at Lake Benson Park.  This observance will take place on Monday, May 30, 2011 at 1:30 pm.   Garner VFW Post #10225 will be in charge of the time of remembrance which will include a reading of the names of fallen Garner soldiers whose names will be on the memorial when it is completed.   “Legion Riders” Post #232 will lay a wreath at the future memorial site in memory and in honor of all those who have lost their lives in service to their country.  Kaitlyn Thompson, Wake Christian Academy student will read her award winning paper entitled “Patriotism Still Matters”.

Join Garner VFW Post #10225, Garner American Legion Post #225, Legion Riders Post #232, veterans, their families, local community leaders and citizens, elected officials to honor all veterans who died in uniform serving their country.

Bring lawn chairs and enjoy this beautiful park and the future memorial site as we take this opportunity to honor and remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice so that we are able to enjoy the beauty and freedom of this great country.