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Volunteers needed for Avenue of Flags Event

May 31 @ 6:00 am - 6:00 pm

AVENUE OF FLAGS

MILITARY VETERANS ASSOCIATION

VISALIA, CA

May 7, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:  Neal Schneider, 850-380-3478

THE AVENUE OF FLAGS MILITARY VETERANS ASSOCIATION ASKS OUR FRIENDS TO HELP DISPLAY MORE THAN 2,300 DONATED LARGE AMERICAN FLAGS ON MEMORIAL DAY AT THE VISALIA DISTRICT CEMETERY, 1300 WEST GOSHEN AVENUE. 

ON MONDAY, MAY 31, 2021, VETERANS AND VOLUNTEERS WILL PLACE MORE THAN 2,300 LARGE AMERICAN FLAGS AT THE CEMETERY.   EACH FLAG IS MARKED WITH A DECEASED VETERAN’S NAME AND BRANCH OF SERVICE.   WE CORDIALLY INVITE THE COMMUNITY TO HELP WITH THESE FLAGS STARTING AT 6:00 A.M., MONDAY, MAY 31, 2021, AND TAKING DOWN THE FLAGS AND POLES THAT SAME DAY AT 4:00 PM.  

WE ALSO NEED VOLUNTEERS TO LAY THE FLAG POLES ALONG THE CEMETERY’S STREETS BEGINNING AT NOON. SUNDAY, MAY 30.

ANYONE WISHING TO HELP WITH THE FLAGS ON MONDAY, OR FLAG POLES ON SUNDAY, PLEASE CONTACT NEAL SCHNEIDER AT 850-380-3478. 

IN ORDER TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF THE COVID-19 VIRUS, WE REGRET THAT WE CANNOT PLACE AMERICAN FLAGS ON THE GRAVES OF VETERANS THIS YEAR.  WE WILL PLACE THEM IN 2022.

Details

Date:
May 31
Time:
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

NEAL SCHNEIDER
Phone:
850-380-3478

Venue

Visalia Cemetery
1300 West Goshen Avenue
Visalia, CA 93291 United States
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Phone:
5597346181

Details

Date:
May 31
Time:
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

NEAL SCHNEIDER
Phone:
850-380-3478

Venue

Visalia Cemetery
1300 West Goshen Avenue
Visalia, CA 93291 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
5597346181