In honor of National Gold Star Mother’s Day, Vietnam Veterans of America Utica Chapter 944 will be hosting a wreath-laying ceremony at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, at the Gold Star Mothers monument in the veterans brick walk-way at the Captain George A. Wood Postal Facility (Main Post Office), 100 Pitcher St.
The ceremony also will include the presentation of colors, playing of the national anthem, chaplain’s prayer, recognition of Gold Star Mothers and families, speakers, sounding of TAPS, and singing of “God Bless America.”
Following the ceremony, a dinner will take place at 4 p.m. at Hart’s Hill Inn, 135 Clinton St., Whitesboro. The cost is $20 per person.
For information and to make reservations for the dinner, call 315-738-1402 or 315-794-0513.
100 Pitcher Street
Utica , New York