WINSIDE – From Poppy Day to Memorial Day, the month of May will be loaded with events that Roy Reed Unit 252, American Legion Auxiliary in Winside will be highlighting this weekend.
According to a release from Roy Reed Unit 252, ALA, the meeting will be held on Saturday, April 3 at 10:15 a.m. from the Winside Legion Home.
Even with it being a busy weekend during Easter, the group will need to meet this time to get things moving forward.
Members will be making their five-poppy wreaths for Memorial Day to decorate Veterans’ graves in seven area cemeteries. Also, Poppy Day is Saturday, May 29 in Winside and Wayne and the Memorial Day dinner will be on Monday, May 31.
Fifth and sixth grade classes at Winside Public School are making Poppy Posters and they will be on display at the Winside Auditorium on Memorial Day.
Discussion will also take place for the District 3 American Legion Family fundraiser to be held on Sunday, October 10 in Carroll with the Posts/Units/Squadrons in Wayne County serving as hosts.
Contact Beverly Neel at 402-369-0152 with any questions.