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Flag Day honors the United States flag.
iStockphoto.com/Jim Jurica

Yelm’s Flag Day dedication ceremony:

WHEN: Thursday, June 14, 2011, 11:00am
WHERE: Yelm City Park
WHAT: “Honoring our heroes!”
WHO: : Sponsored by City of Yelm Parks Advisory Committee
Cecelia Jenkins is the Chair as well as Executive Director of the Yelm Chamber of Commerce.

Supported by
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5580
American Legion
Yelm Chamber of Commerce
City of Yelm

2012 Ceremony features:
– First Special Forces group (Airborne) from JBLM
– Rifle salute by Inner-Tribal Warrior Society
– Taps performed by Nick Terwilliger, Yelm High School Sophomore

The Yelm Parks Advisory Committee held their first Flag Day ceremony in 2011.

Ed. Note:
This writer found amazing that the Mayor & Yelm City Council did not know the date and incorrectly listed the time of Yelm’s Flag Day ceremony at the Yelm City Council meeting last night. Mayor Harding said he will be at JBLM, yet should have directed his Pro-tem to be at the Yelm ceremony, which is sponsored by the city’s own citizen committee!

I am beginning to wonder about the competency of Yelm city leaders.

Posted by Steve on June 13, 2012 at 12:03 am | Permalink

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