National Wreaths Across America™ Day December 16
National Wreaths Across America Day ceremony begins at noon at Pine Lawn Cemetery 2957 Harlem Road @Genesee. The National Theme for 2017 is “ I'm an American. Yes, I Am.” Pine Lawn Cemetery, an official Wreaths Across America (WAA) location, will host a wreath-laying ceremony, joining more than 1,200 other locations across the country for National Wreaths Across America Day, coordinated and led by local volunteers.
The Johnetta R. Cole AMVETS Post No. 24 will be placing wreaths on the headstones of our fallen service members. This annual event seeks to further the WAA mission of Remember, Honor, Teach, ensuring that the memory of those who served our country endures. Speakers will be Veterans, active service members and families.
All are welcome.