Wreaths Across America requesting Reenactors and Living Historians

Wreaths Across America 2016
Wreaths Across America 2016

Wreaths Across America is requesting 200 volunteer reenactors and Living Historians to participate in their first Living History Tribute at Arlington National Cemtery on Saturday, December 17, 2016.

What is Wreaths Across America?
WAA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization formed in 2007 as an extension of The Arlington Wreath Project, with over 1,100 participating locations in all 50 states, and 24 national veteran cemeteries on foreign soil.

What began in 1992 with a trailer load of wreaths, decorated by volunteers and laid at the graves of fallen soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery (See: The Arlington Story – How the Arlington Wreath Project was born) has now become a national organization with over 1,100 participating locations – all focused on the mission to Remember , Honor, and Teach. Continue reading “Wreaths Across America requesting Reenactors and Living Historians”

Battle Days 2016 Wreaths Photo

Compatriot Bob Grumbling provided this photo of the wreath laying ceremony on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at the Battle Days 2016 celebration held at Point Pleasant, WV.

Battle Days 2016 Wreath Ceremony
Battle Days 2016 Wreath Ceremony, photo by Bob Grumbling

Central District SAR Annual Meeting

Central District 2016 Annual Meeting
November 4 (Friday) and November 5 (Saturday) 2016.
Location:
Holiday Inn Cincinnati Airport, 1717 Airport Exchange Blvd., Erlanger, KY 41018, telephone 859.746.5608 (alternate 1.800.HOLIDAY), www.holidayinn.com/cvg-airport Hotel reservations should be made with the Holiday Inn Cincinnati Airport. When registering with the hotel, mention SAR to get the discount rate ($95). Continue reading “Central District SAR Annual Meeting”