RICHMOND, Va.– Seersucker’s, Sundresses & Sounds Scholarship Fundraiser
Sunday, Could 26, three – 11pm, on the Science Museum of Virginia, Garner Pavilion, 2800 West Broad Road, sponsored by Phi Phi Chapter of OMEGA PSI PHI. Particulars and extra data go to https://www.sssrva.com/
Memorial Day Ceremonies Monday, Could 27, 2019
Virginia Warfare Memorial Internet hosting – 621 South Belvidere Road, Richmond
63rd Annual Commonwealth’s Memorial Day Ceremony, Keynote speaker: The Honorable Ralph Northam, Governor of Virginia. Different audio system embrace Carlos Hopkins, Virginia Secretary of Veterans and Protection Affairs, Dr. Clay Mountcastle, Director, Virginia Warfare Memorial, Tom Queck, Commander, American Legion, Dept. of Virginia and plenty of extra
Monday, Could 27 at 10 a.m.
Heilman Amphitheater and Shrine of Reminiscence
Virginia Warfare Memorial
Free parking obtainable at VHDA lot subsequent door to Memorial and at Afton Chemical Corp. lot at Belvedere and Spring Streets. Uniformed members of Virginia Protection Drive will direct parking. For extra data go to http://vawarmemorial.org/
Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Amelia Internet hosting Annual Commonwealth’s Memorial Day Ceremony,
Monday, Could 27 at 10 a.m.
Virginia Veterans Cemetery, 10300 Pridesville Street, Amelia Court docket Home, VA 23002
Detailed driving instructions at www.dvs.virginia.gov
Free parking on web site
Sandston – American Legion Submit 242 in cooperation with Henrico County Recreation and Parks Memorial Day, Could 27, this yr’s theme of “Honoring our Gulf Warfare Veterans” the group is internet hosting a Veterans Recognition Ceremony, Parade, and Submit-Parade Competition.
The ceremony is adopted by the 11th annual Sandston Memorial Day Parade at 1:00 p.m. beginning at Seven Pines Elementary College on Beulah Street and proceeds down Williamsburg Street by Sandston to Accomplice Avenue. The 2019 Grand Marshals are Henrico County Police Chief Humberto Cardounel, Jr and Gulf Warfare Veteran Sabrina Clayton-Nelson. Visitors are invited to affix Henrico Recreation and Parks, Sandston Recreation Affiliation, and Sandston Youth Affiliation for a competition, meals, and leisure on the Sandston Recreation Space on JB Finley Street from 2:00-5:00 p.m. Occasion particulars obtainable at https://henrico.us/calendar/sandston-memorial-day-parade-2019/
Varina – Richmond Nationwide Battlefield Park, in cooperation with the Division of Veterans Affairs, is sponsoring a Memorial Day program and wreath-laying to honor and bear in mind those that have died in our nation’s service. This annual occasion is Monday, Could 27 at 12 p.m. on the Fort Harrison Nationwide Cemetery, 8620 Varina Street. The occasion is free and open to the general public. This yr’s keynote speaker is Captain Howard L. Baugh (retired), a veteran who served his nation within the U.S. Air Drive, together with two excursions in Southeast Asia in the course of the Vietnam Warfare.
For extra data, please contact the Richmond Nationwide Battlefield Park at (804) 226-1981, or go to us on-line at www.nps.gov/wealthy or www.Fb.com/RichmondNPS.
Virginia Museum of Historical past & Tradition
Monday, Could 27 on the Virginia Museum of Historical past & Tradition for a full day of free actions for all ages. Honor the final word sacrifice made by Virginians in World Warfare II with a shifting ceremony at 1:00 pm that may commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the assault on Fortress Europe.
Actions embrace Make and Take Crafts – 10:00 am to four:00 pm; Tales on the Museum – 11:00 am and a couple of:00 pm; Movie Screening – “Bedford: The City They Left Behind” 11:30 am and a couple of:30 pm; Spotlight Excursions – 12:00 pm and three:00 pm; Memorial Day Ceremony – 1:00 pm to 1:30pm; 28 N Arthur Ashe Boulevard, Richmond, 804.340.1800 or https://www.virginiahistory.org/