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Fargo-Moorhead area Memorial Day events set for Monday

A number of Memorial Day events are planned for the area for Monday, May 30.

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FARGO — A number of Memorial Day events are planned for the area for Monday, May 30.

The Horace American Legion Post 293 is planning brief ceremonies at the following Horace-area cemeteries at the noted times:

  • 9:05 a.m.: Clemenson Cemetery.
  • 9:30 a.m.: St. Benedict Cemetery.
  • 9:50 a.m.: Lower Wild Rice Cemetery.
  • 10:15 a.m.: Salem Cemetery.
  • 10:30 a.m.: Horace Lutheran
  • 10:50 a.m.: Sheyenne River Cemetery.
  • 11:15 a.m.: St. John's Cemetery.
  • 11:40 a.m.: Brink Cemetery.

The Legion post will also hold a brief ceremony at the veterans memorial in Horace at 11:50 a.m. A potluck lunch will be held at 12:15 p.m. at the Horace Senior Center.
In case of rain, all services will be combined at noon at the senior center.

The Nelson-Otteson American Legion Post 370 will hold a Memorial Day celebration at 11 a.m. on May 30 at the Salem Cemetery in Wolverton.

There will be a short program followed by a lunch at Faith Lutheran Church in Wolverton.

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In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at Faith Lutheran Church.

Other Memorial Day activities include events at the following locations and times:

  • 7 a.m.: Veterans Memorial Bridge between Fargo and Moorhead.
  • 7:30 a.m.: Jewish Cemetery near Holy Cross North Cemetery, Fargo.
  • 8:30 a.m.: Holy Cross North Cemetery, Fargo.
  • 8:45 a.m.: Moorhead Memorial Gardens.
  • 9:15 a.m.: Elmwood Cemetery, Sabin.
  • 9:30 a.m.: Trinity Cemetery, Sabin.
  • 10 a.m.: Evergreens South, Moorhead; Oakwood Cemetery, Harwood.
  • 10:15 a.m.: Prairie Home Cemetery, Moorhead.
  • 10:30 a.m.: St. Josephs Cemetery, Moorhead.
  • 10:40 a.m.: Riverside Cemetery, north Moorhead.
  • 10:45 a.m.: West Fargo VFW flag raising, with program at 11 a.m.
  • 11 a.m.: Riverside Cemetery, Fargo; Moorhead American Legion Program.
  • Noon: Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery program, Fargo.
  • Noon: North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, 6.5 miles south of Mandan on state Highway 1806.
  • 1 p.m.: Moorhead Legion Post 21, flag raising; Lindenwood Park Army and Navy memorials, Fargo.
  • 3 p.m.: Fargo National Cemetery at 8709 40th Ave. N., Cass County Road 20, Harwood.

Event organizers say times are approximate, so it is recommended people be 10-15 minutes early.

Related Topics: MEMORIAL DAYHORACEVETERANS
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