Memorial Day Weekend Events

Memorial Day Weekend Events

When:
May 28, 2016 @ 8:00 am – May 30, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
2016-05-28T08:00:00-05:00
2016-05-30T16:00:00-05:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Mark Kramer
920-896-2921

Please join the Willis Chapel American Legion Post 306’s Memorial Day Weekend events, which include the opening of their brand new building!  Below is a detailed schedule for the weekend, for more information please contact Mark Kramer at info@greenlakelegion.org, or by telephone at 920-896-2921.

  • Saturday May 28, 2016
    • 8:00 am – Poppy distribution at the Post and Green Lake businesses
    • 10:00 am – Building Dedication Ceremony
      • Reveille, Presentation and Raising of the Flag
      • Star Spangled Banner
      • Invocation – Fr. Philip Krogman, Our Lady of the Lake Parish
      • Welcome – Mark Kramer, Commander Post 306
      • Introduction of Guests and Post History
      • Presentation of Membership Awards – Dale Oatman, State Legion Commander
      • Community Impact of Post 306 – Jon McConnell, Mayor of the City of Green Lake
      • Our Future – Ray Colhouer, Commander
      • Sons of the American Legion
      • Thank You – Mark Kramer
      • Benediction – Fr. Philip Krogman, Our Lady of the Lake Parish
    • 11:00 am – Open House
      • Appetizers, snacks, and beverages available
      • Raffle boards and bucket raffles (tickets available all weekend, drawing Monday 3:00 pm)
    • 4:00 pm – BBQ Pork Dinner – served with all of the trimmings – $12.00
    • 9:00 pm – Open House Ends
  • Sunday May 29, 2016
    • 7:00 am – 11:00 am – Pancake Breakfast and Bake Sale
    • 11:00 am – Open House
    • 1:00 pm – Appetizers, snacks and beverages available, raffle boards and bucket raffles
    • 3:00 – 5:00 pm – Karaoke with Tammy and Ken
    • 9:00 pm – Open House Ends
  • Monday May 30, 2016
    • 8:30 am – 11:30 am – Community Memorial Day Program
      • Parade
      • Bridge Ceremony
      • School Program
      • Cemetary Visits
    • 11:30 am – Open House
      • Brats and burgers includes trimmings – $5.00
      • Appetizers, snacks and beverages available
    • 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Country Music with Tracy Voss
    • 3:00 pm – Raffle Drawing
    • 6:00 pm – Open House Closes