DAR to hold wreaths ceremonies
Published 11:26 am, Tuesday, November 17, 2015
The Roger Sherman Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, which serves the Greater New Milford area, will play host to two Wreaths Across America ceremonies Dec. 12.
Ceremonies will be held at noon at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery on Fort Hill Road and at Veterans Monument, corner of routes 7 and 341, in Kent.
The events will coincide with the wreath-laying at Arlington National Cemetery and with more than 700 other ceremonies across the U.S.
Attendees are encouraged to arrive about 11:45 a.m.
Wreaths are $15 and may be purchased by visiting www.wreathsacrossamerica.org and clicking “Sponsor Locally,” entering “Connecticut” and the appropriate zip code, and selecting “St. Francis Xavier Church” or “Kent memorial.”
Wreaths will be at the appropriate location the day of the ceremony.
For more information, contact Katy Francis at 860-354-7137 or firstname.lastname@example.org.