Wreaths Across America event is this month

Freelove Baldwin Stow Chapter DAR in Milford will hold its 5th annual Wreaths Across America™ Ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 14, at noon at the Kings Highway Cemetery Veteran’s Circle.

The DAR is planning the local ceremony that is part of a national event along with the Mayor’s Office, the Disabled Veteran’s Post 15, the American Legion and several other local groups. The ceremony which runs simultaneously with wreath-laying ceremonies at A, chairperson Barbara Stewart said.

A complete list of participating CT locations is on line at www.WreathsAcrossAmerica.org as well as the route through Connecticut that the trucks carrying the wreaths will take from Maine to Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.

All transportation of the wreaths as well as the wreaths themselves are made and transported by volunteers. For information on the Milford ceremony, call Barbara Stewart at (203) 375-3087.


Frank Juliano