EUGENE, ORE — Many events are planned to commemorate Memorial Day in Western Oregon.
The following is a list of ceremonies and observances scheduled for Monday, May 28.
Annual Memorial Day ceremony to honor our veterans from all time periods starts at 11 a.m. at Timber Linn Veterans Memorial Park located at 900 Price Rd SE.
All Benton County Veterans Memorial is at 2:00 p.m. at National Guard Armory located at 1100 N.W. Kings Blvd.
Memorial Day Celebration at 10:00 a.m. at Crystal Lake Cemetery located at 1945 SE Crystal Lake Drive.
Memorial Day Program at 11:00 a.m at Oregon State University’s Memorial Union located at 2501 SW Jefferson Way. The program is organized by Oregon State University Student Veterans Association and is free to attend.
Memorial Day Ceremony at 9:00 AM at Mt. Calvary Cemetery located at 220 Crest Drive.
Memorial Day Observance at 11:00 a.m at Eugene Pioneer Cemetery located at 18th and University. Event is organized by American Legion Post #3 and VFW Post 283.
Memorial Day Ceremony at 12:30 p.m. at Lane Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home located at 5300 W 11th Avenue.
Memorial Day Ceremony at 2:30 p.m. at West Lawn Memorial Park located at 225 S. Danebo Avenue.
Memorial Day taps will be played at 12 p.m. at public square of the Eugene Masonic Cemetery followed by a guided tour of the cemetery. The Hope Abbey Mausoleum will also be open to the public. Cake and coffee will be served. Events are free. The Eugene Masonic Cemetery is located at 25th/26th and University.
Eugene/Springfield NAACP Free Memorial Day Free BBQ from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. at 22nd and Washington.
Memorial Day Observation at 10:00 a.m. at IOOF Cemetery located at 37295 Cemetery Road.
Douglas County Veterans Day Memorial Day Ceremony at 11:00 a.m. at Roseburg National Cemetery located at 913 NW Garden Valley. Event is organized by Douglas County Veterans Forum.
Memorial Day Ceremony at 10 a.m. at Springfield Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home located at 7305 Main Street.
Annual Memorial Day Service at 9 a.m. at Willamalane Cannon located at the corner of Mohawk and ‘I’ Street across from McKenzie Willamette. Event is hosted by The American Legion Post #40. Speaker will be Navy Veteran and Springfield Mayor Christine Lundberg.
The list is based on information from news tips, event submissions and from the Oregon Department of Veteran Affairs. If you know of an event that is not listed, please email KEZI 9 News at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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