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Memorial Day 2022


Cumberland County Veterans Organizations have developed a list of Memorial Day Events scheduled throughout the County. Please take some time to attend one or more of the events listed below.
Date Event

 Location

Contact
May 22
​10:45am
Memorial Day Observance Newburg . Newburg Memorial Day Committee will hold their annual Memorial Day Observance with a morning worship service at 10:45am on the Monument Green. A small memorial service will be held at the cemetery at 1:15pm. The Memorial Day parade will move through town promptly at 2pm. A twenty-one-gun salute will take place in front of the monument at the finish of the parade.
Guest Speaker: John New, US Army Captain & Work Merk CEO
​​​Inclement Weather: Parade will be canceled and the Memorial Service will be held at the Newburg UM Church, 203 N High St
Curt Cramer
​717.729.5459
May 28
​11am
Memorial Day Service Hampden Township Veterans Recognition Committee will hold a Memorial Day Service at the Captain Leon Lock Veterans Memorial at 11am, located in Hampden Township Veterans Park 4345 Marketplace Way, Enola. 
Guest Speaker: Walt Lord, US Army Major General, Retired
​​​Inclement Weather: Service will be at the Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company Station I, in the community room. 
1200 Good Hope Rd, Mechanicsburg
David Getz
​717.234.4182

May 29  1pm

Memorial Day Parade & Picnic

Boiling Springs . Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8851 will hold their annual Memorial Day Parade & Picnic. The parade will start promptly at 1pm at the Boiling Springs High School & end at the Memorial Clock Tower at Children's Lake where a ceremony will be held. A picnic will follow the ceremony.                                            Guest Speaker: Brian Jackson, Army Officer & Pediatric Associates CEO  Inclement Weather: No inclement weather plans available

Bill Hartman 717.609.6534
May 30 9am Memorial Day Parade & Service Carlisle . Joint Council of Carlisle will host a Memorial Day Parade beginning at 9am, followed by a service to be held at Veterans Memorial Courtyard in the Carlisle Square. Kirk Wilson​717.226.1554

May 30  9:30am

Memorial Day Service

Camp Hill . American Legion Post 43 will hold a Memorial Day Parade and Service. The parade will begin at 9:30am at 19th & Market St, head west to 24th St, north to Walnut St, and east to the Camp Hill Fire Station. The service will take place behind the Fire Station.
Guest Speaker: Daniel Serfess, Navy Commander & Camp Hill Schools Superintendent
Inclement Weather: Service will be held at the Camp Hill Borough Building, 2145 Walnut St, Camp Hill

Commander Keith Beebe​717.574.5000

May30  10am

Memorial Day  Parade & Service

Mechanicsburg .  Mechanicsburg Area Veterans Council will hold a Memorial Day Parade and Service. The parade will proceed from Filbert & Simpson St at 10am and travel to the Mechanicsburg Cemetery GAR monument on Marble St. The service will follow at the Mechanicsburg Cemetery GAR monument at 11am.                                    Inclement Weather: Service will be conducted at the VFW Post 6704, 4907 Carlisle Pike

Paul Kreiner, Jr., President ​717.579.4560
May 30
11:30am
Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony Carlisle . American Legion Post 826 will hold a Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony at 11:30am at the Lincoln Ceremony, 149 West Penn Street, Carlisle.
Guest Speaker: Taro Landis, Carlisle Police Chief

TaWanda Stallworth

May 30   2pm

Memorial Day Service

Mechanicsburg . Vietnam Veterans of Mechanicsburg will hold a Memorial Service at 2pm at the Lincoln Colored Cemetery off Winding Hill Road in Mechanicsburg.                                              

Guest Speaker: Kevin Shaw, Historian                                       Inclement Weather: Service will be conducted rain or shine

Paul Kreiner, Jr., Commander ​717.579.4560