Here is a list of the following events for Memorial Day in Whatcom County, Washington:
1) Sunnyland Memorial Park at 08:45
2) Bayview Cemetery at 10:45 at Veteran's Memorial: New United States and Military Service Flags will be raised.
3) Paradise Cemetery on Vista Drive in Ferndale at 11:00 hours.
4) American Legion Post 7 at 12:00 followed by lunch.
5) Woodlawn Cemetery with VFW Post 1585 at 14:00. The event is to honor William Matthews for whom the post is named. Refreshments follow at the post at 625 N. State Street, Bellingham.
6) Greenacres Cemetery at 14:00: A missing Comrade fly-over usually occurs in conjunction with the program.
7) Hovander Park at 15:00 at Vietnam Veteran's Memorial followed by veteran's picnic hosted by VVA Chapter 165.
PBS has an excellent program on Memorial Day evening that is also a way to pay tribute to our fallen comrades.
Let us give thanks for what our veterans have given us and honor the fallen members of our military on Memorial Day 2010.
DAV Chapter 19 Bellingham, WA