Press Release - 2016 Memorial Day Activities

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Memorial Day Parade and Service in the Village of Fishkill.

VFW Post 1286 and the Village of Fishkill announces their annual Memorial Day Parade and Memorial Service to be held on Monday, May 30, 2016. The Parade will step off from Church Street at 1:00 PM, going down Main Street and ending at Monument Square near Route 9 and Main Street. Veterans, Elected Officials, Boy Scouts and Girls Scouts, Civic Organizations and Societies, Protection Engine Co. #1 and other fire departments, will be in the parade. At 1:30 pm at Monument Square, Master of Ceremonies, Mayor James Miccio, will start the Memorial Service with the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag, followed by the singing of the National Anthem.  Captain Timothy Winters, USN retired, will be the Key Note Speaker. The Village Essay Contest Winner from the Fishkill Elementary School will also read the winning essay along with many other ceremonial activities.

Please join with Post 1286 and the Village of Fishkill on Main Street to “Remember Our Fallen Soldiers.”

This program is open to all veterans, please call the Village Clerk at 845-897-4430 if you would like to march and/or participat

Angela Arasim, CMC, RMC

Village Clerk

Dated: May 17, 2016

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