Friday, May 24
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. — Minden American Legion Unit #94 will be serving root beer floats at the Windmill to celebrate Poppy Day. This free will offering event is open to all veterans, their families, and the general public.
Monday, May 27
5:45 a.m. — The Legion and VFW will be putting out large and small flags at the Minden Cemetery. The public is encouraged and invited to help put out the flags. Meet at the north end of the cemetery.
11:30 a.m. — Memorial Day Service at the Minden Cemetery with featured speaker Commander Jim Wiest ret. Vietnam Naval Fighter Pilot. Special seating will be available for WWII and Korean War veterans near the big flag pole, contact Matt Cavanaugh.
see May 22 Courier for full story