Wreaths Across America

December 18, 2021 | 12:00 PM-1:00 PM

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Wreaths Across America

St. John Catholic Cemetery, an official Wreaths Across America (WAA) location, will host its fifth annual wreath-laying ceremony with local veterans at 12pm on Dec. 18th, joining more than 2,500 other locations across the country for National Wreaths Across America Day.

Coordinated and led by local volunteers, St. John Catholic Cemetery is raising money to purchase 2,300 remembrance wreaths to place on the graves of our veterans. Click here to make your tax deductible donation and/or to volunteer to help lay wreaths after the ceremony https://wreathsacrossamerica.org/pages/47122/Overview/...

This annual event seeks to further the WAA mission of Remember, Honor, Teach, ensuring that the memory of those who served our country endures.

About Wreaths Across America
Wreaths Across America is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded to continue and expand the annual wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery begun by Maine businessman Morrill Worcester in 1992. The organization’s mission – Remember, Honor, Teach – is carried out in part each year by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies in December at Arlington, as well as at more than 1,400 veterans’ cemeteries and other locations in all 50 states and beyond. www.wreathsacrossamerica.org

* Experience Jackson is not responsible for errors or omissions in the event information. Please contact the event organizer directly for further information, or with any questions.

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