BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Berkeley Heights VFW Post 6259 and the Township of Berkeley Heights invite community to a Memorial Day celebration on Monday, May 31 with a ceremony at Veteran's park at 10 a.m. and a BBQ at VHW Hall from 12 noon to 3 p.m. 

The “Remember & Respect” event will include the following activities:

  • Ceremony, 10 am Veteran’s Park, at intersection of Park & Plainfield avenues. Parking at the New Jersey Transit train station parking lot. 
    • Ceremony begins at 10AM
    • Invocation
    • Flag Ceremony
    • Presentation to Grand Marshal Joseph Federico
    • Memorial Prayer
    • Assembly of the Battlefield Cross
    • Calling the role of the deceased
    • Taps and wreath placement
    • VFW Commander’s Remarks
    • Benediction
  • BBQ at VFW Hall, 15 Locust Avenue 12-3 pm. All residents are welcome for complimentary hot dogs and water. Beer and wine for sale. Please come support local VFW post 6259.