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AVENUE OF FLAGS MILITARY VETERANS ASSOCIATION VISALIA, CA

May 7, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:  Neal Schneider, 850-380-3478

WE WILL HAVE A SHORT SOCIALLY DISTANCED PROGRAM UNDER THE VETERANS PAVILION AT 10:00 A.M., MONDAY, MAY 31. SEATING UNDER THE PAVILION IS SEVERELY LIMITED, BUT THE PUBLIC MAY STAND OR SIT NEAR THE PAVILION.   THE SHORT PROGRAM INCLUDES PRESENTATION OF THE COLORS BY NAVAL SEA CADETS; STORIES OF SERVICE ABOUT GEORGE GONZALEZ AND MANUEL HOLGUIN JR; SONGS BY YOLLY LIWANAG IBANEZ; LAYING OF MEMORIAL WREATHS; PRAYER; RELEASE OF PEACE AND REMEMBRANCE DOVES; RIFLE SALUTE, AND ECHO TAPS AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE CEREMONY.   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.