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
- 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
- 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.