Merrill Area Veterans Day Schedule--2013
11 November: Jefferson School @ 09:00 AM
Meet at 08:45 am; enter via the Main Entrance facing West Jackson Street. Assemble in the hallway with US flags, post colors, flag stands and bugle.
11 November: Cenotaph Ceremony @ 11:00 AM
Meet at VFW Post at 10:30 am or at the Cenotaph by 10:45 am. VFW Honor
Guard will bring rifles; all others bring US flags and post colors. Trinity students will sing.
11 November: Merrill HS @ 1:15 PM and @ 2:15 PM (approximate)
Meet in the auditorium lobby at 1:00 pm with US flags, post colors and flag stands; the second program will begin after students have departed from the first program and the second student group has been seated.
11 November: River Valley Bank @ 3:30 PM
Meet at the bank at 3:15 pm with flags, post colors, rifles and bugle for the bank’s ceremony honoring veterans; all veterans’ organizations are invited.
11 November: Boy Scout Troop 503 @ 6:45 PM
Meet at Jefferson School at 6:30 pm for a question-and-answer session with the scouts.
12 November: St Francis School @ 0745
Meet at the school flagpole; assist the students raise the school flag. Then assemble in the Cafeteria for a question-and-answer session with the students.
13 November: St John Lutheran School @ 1:30 PM
Lunch for all veterans and families/friends will be served from 12 noon to 12:45. If you plan to eat lunch, notify the school office at (715) 536-7264. For those not eating lunch, meet at 1:15 pm in the school lobby with US flags, post colors, flag stands and bugle. In addition to the program, the 6th, 7th and 8th graders are having a bake sale to raise money for the Honor Flight Program.