Newtown, CT, May 8, 2012 . . . . With Memorial Day approaching, Masonicare at Newtown invites area veterans and their families to its Toddy Hill Road campus on Wednesday, May 23.
The rain-or-shine program will begin at 12:00 noon with a picnic-barbecue, featuring hot dogs, hamburgers, salad and ice cream. Patriotic music will be provided by Salvador Salgado. The gathering will conclude with a Wreath-Laying ceremony at 1:30 p.m.
“Memorial Day is a day of remembrance in honor of those who died in our nation’s service. This is also a special time to recognize all veterans, the men and women who have faithfully served our country,” said John Sweeney, Masonicare atNewtown’s Administrator.
To confirm your attendance, please call the Masonicare HelpLine at 888-679-9997 as soon as possible to let them know how many people will be attending and what branch of the service you served with. For directions to Masonicare at Newtown, please visit the Masonicare web site at www.masonicare.org.