Minuteman Cane Award Nominations - Now Through March 31

Logo of the Minuteman Cane Award

Every year Lexington residents are invited to nominate their favorite octogenarian for the award! This prestigious cane is awarded on Patriots’ Day at the Ceremonies on the Battle Green following the morning parade.

To be eligible, a candidate must be:

  • A resident of Lexington for 15 years or more
  • At least 80 years of age
  • Actively involved in the community
  • An inspiration to others and exhibit a creative approach to life through a choice of second career, hobby or volunteerism.

Make a nomination

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