Ways to observe Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a National holiday celebrated on the last Monday of May each year. This is a day to commemorate those who died during service in the military.

Some ideas for ways to celebrate and get more information are:

Attend a ceremony at a National Cemetery

Listings of National Cemeteries and ceremony information

https://www.cem.va.gov/cem/ceremony/2018_Memorial_Day.asp

Attend a ceremony at a local Veterans Park

Visit a military museum, a great way to let children participate

Attend a parade

To live stream the National Parade from Washington DC

https://www.military.com/memorial-day/memorial-day-parade.html

Afterward, enjoy a picnic, pause a moment and thank our nation’s heroes for their sacrifice from the land of the free and the home of the brave.
God bless America, land that I love

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