The West Suburban Veterans’ District (WSVD) will honor local veterans with two events in May to recognize current and departed veterans for their service. All residents are welcome to participate.
Dressing of the Graves
Wednesday, May 8, 5pm, at Woodlawn Cemetery (148 Brook Street): U.S. flags will be placed on veterans’ graves by the Department of Veterans’ Services. Volunteers welcome.
Rain date: Thursday, May 9, 5pm
“Lest We Forget” Memorial Day Observances
Thursday, May 30, 7pm, Woodlawn Cemetery Ceremony (148 Brook Street)
Thursday, May 30, 7:30pm, Town War Memorial Site Ceremony (Washington Street in front of Wellesley Town Hall)
Rain Date: Thursday, May 30, 7pm, Wellesley Middle School Auditorium
For more information, contact Wellesley Veterans’ Graves and Ceremonial Officer, Joe Oliveri at 774-292-9932.