A cooperative effort by members of the Readfield Historical Society and the Readfield Trails Committee. Most walks take place on trails within Readfield and are designed so participants can learn more about the surrounding area - both current and historical - while enjoying the beauty and invigoration of the outdoors.
Monday, September 9, 2019
Readfield History Walk #56 ~ Veterans' Day on Monday, November 11, 2019, 10-12 noon
Gather by 10am at Readfield Corner Cemetery
The 3rd Maine Civil War re-enactors will be leading the march from Readfield Corner Cemetery on Church Road to Asa Gile Hall, 8 Old Kents Hill Road. All are welcome to march along. If your group would like to join us please be in touch with Dale at firstname.lastname@example.org. Scouts, National Guard, Military Veterans, school kids, Masons are encouraged to come and join in. If you have an antique auto or truck you would like to enter into the procession we also welcome that. Do plan to participate in any or all of the following.
10:00-11:00 am A special commemoration of
some Veterans who are buried in Readfield Corner Cemetery followed by a march to Asa Gile Hall with the 3rd Maine in the lead.
11:00 - 11:30 am A special ceremony in honor of all Veterans will be held at Asa Gile Hall at the culmination of the march.
12:00 noon The Readfield United Methodist Church on Kents Hill will provide a soup and desert lunch at their fellowship hall. No charge.
Stay tuned for more details, in the meantime mark your calendars!