Grave Decorating

at the National Cemetery, Dayton, OH

EVENT DESCRIPTION

Troop 71 scouts and scouters join members of other Boy Scout troops, as well as Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, and Venture Crew, in planting a US flag at each grave at the VA Cemetery.

2014 Flyer

DATE AND TIME

Saturday before Memorial Day

Tentative Schedule:

7:30 AM – Meet at Aley Church parking lot
8:00 AM – Depart Aley Church
8:30 AM – Arrive Dayton National Cemetery
9:00 – 11:00 AM – Grave Decorating Event
11:30 AM – Depart Dayton National Cemetery
12:00 PM – Arrive Aley Church parking lot

LOCATION

Dayton National Cemetery
4400 W. 3rd Street, Dayton, OH 45428

COST

None
Scouts and scouters who participate in this event earn Service Hours (approximately 3.5 hours -- exact number depends on actual duration of the event)

ACTIVITY LEADER

Khayyan Ruiz

REQUIRED ITEMS

Activity Consent Form
Troop 71 participants meet at the Aley Church Scout Hut and carpool to the VA Cemetery.

ADDITIONAL INFO

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