Veterans Day ceremony slated in New Milford
The New Milford Veterans Committee will hold a Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. on the south end of the Village Green.
In case of inclement weather, the ceremony would be held at the VFW on Avery Road.
Residents and veterans are asked to gather on the Green at 10:30 a.m.
The ceremony will include an opening prayer by Daniel A. Sullivan Jr., the National Anthem sung by Curtis Thompson, the placing of wreaths, remarks by VFW Commander James DeLancy and a message from veteran Matthew Hayes.
"God Bless America" will be sung by Cathy Reynolds, followed by a message from POW/MIA representative Kathy Shemeley, "Amazing Grace" performed by Patrick Maguire, a closing prayer and a rifle salute with "Taps."