Veterans Day 2019

Honoring all who serve

Community Members

Willing to donate merchandise or a gift card as a door prize for the Veterans Breakfast? Send us details and we will contact you.

Events

Veterans Breakfast

For Veterans and their guests
Saturday, November 2, 8:30 - 10:30 AM
Keilty Hall, St. Brigid's Church
2001 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington

Free admission - but tickets are required for admission
Obtain tickets at:
  •  Lexington Community Center, 39 Marrett Rd.
  •  Michelson's Shoes, 1780 Massachusetts Ave.

Donations from non-veterans welcome

 

Coffee and conversation will begin at 8:30 a.m.  Breakfast will be served by Lexington Rotary Club members at 9:00 a.m.  Program highlights include a guest speaker, door prizes from local merchants and businesses, a slide show of local veterans during their military service years, and complimentary service photos by Dave Tabeling.

 


Parade

Monday, November 11
Step off at 10:00 a.m. at Lexington Police Station
Proceed west on Massachusetts Ave to Lexington Center; Circle the Battle Green and return to Cary Hall

Grand Marshal:  Winston “Pat” Flynn, Captain, retired, US Army, whose 21 year military career includes service in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam.  Recipient of 5 Purple Hearts. He will be accompanied by his wife, Edith Flynn.

Participants:  Lexington Veterans; Hanscom Air Force Base representatives; honored dignitaries; Lexington Minute Men; Lexington Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Youth Commission, Football Team, and other Youth; Lexington High School Band.


Ceremony at Cary Hall

Isaac Harris Cary Memorial Hall
1605 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington
Monday, November 11, 11:00 AM

Master of Ceremonies
Glen Bassett, Col, retired, USMC

Guest of Honor
Winston “Pat” Flynn, Captain, US Army, retired

Honoring Our Veterans

Keynote Speaker
Edith Flynn, PhD, Professor of Criminal Justice, retired, Northeastern University

Presentation of Essays, Video and Poster Art
by students at Lexington High School

Music
by the Lexington High School Band