When: Thursday May 21, 2015 (always the Thursday before Memorial Day)
When: Check-in starting 5:45pm / Ceremony 7:15pm / Departure 8pm
Location: 11501 Garrison Forest Road, Owings Mills, MD 21117 410-363-6090
A service project where scouts place approximately 40,000 flags on graves of our honored dead. Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery is the most active of Maryland’s 5 Veterans Cemeteries, conducting more than 1,300 burials per year.
Currently, Garrison Forest Cemetery is the second busiest State Veterans Cemetery in the entire nation.
NO PREREGISTRATION, NO COST TO PARTICIPATE
AT CHECK-UPON ARRIVAL, EACH UNIT TO BE ASSIGNED CEMETERY AREA(S) FIRST-
COME FIRST SERVED
EVERYONE IS WELCOME – ALL SCOUTS/FAMILIES/FRIENDS
CERTIFICATES OF PARTICIPATION WILL BE DISTRIBUTED TO ALL PARTICIPATING
UNITS AFTER THE EVENT BASED ON UNIT CHECK-IN INFORMATION
IF LIGHTNING, UNFORTUNATELY EVENT CANCELLED AND NOT RESCHEDULED
NOTE TWO OTHER SCOUT FLAG PLACEMENTS @ LOCAL MD VETERANS CEMETERIES:
o (1) FRIDAY 5/22/15 BALTIMORE NATIONAL [5501 Frederick Ave, Catonsville 21228] o (2) FRIDAY 5/22/15 LOUDON PARK [3620 Wilkens Ave, Baltimore City, 21229]
￼￼￼￼￼Questions: Contact Event Coordinator: Bill Yurcik/Troops 143-315-Reisterstown cell: 410-205-0743