The North Quabbin Veterans Outreach will hold the first “We Remember…” public display during the month May on the Uptown Common in Athol, MA.
The display will honor those service members who have died. Individuals and organizations may make a donation to remember and honor those who have served. The funds collected will support events for Veterans of the Athol community throughout the year. Mail donations to: Athol Congregational Church, UCC 1225 Chestnut St. Athol, MA 01331.
The veterans' names will be listed in the Athol Daily News each week during the month. On Sunday, May 29, there will be a special honor guard and ecumenical service of remembrance at 11:15 a.m., near the “We Remember…” display led by Pastor Beverly Prestwood-Taylor, of the Athol Congregational Church. Following the service, there will be light refreshments at the Church, 1225 Chestnut St.