Wellington To Observe Memorial Day

The Village of Wellington and the American Legion Chris Reyka Memorial Wellington Post 390 will honor all veterans at a Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 27.

Veterans are invited to walk in a Memorial Day Parade beginning at 8:15 a.m. at the Wellington Municipal Complex, located at 12300 W. Forest Hill Blvd. The parade will end at the Wellington Veterans Memorial, located on the corner of Forest Hill and South Shore boulevards, and will be followed at 8:30 a.m. by the Memorial Day Ceremony.

Active or retired veterans attending the ceremony will have an opportunity to register at the Wellington tent the morning of the event to be recognized. To become a part of this event, or to walk in the parade, call Michelle Garvey at (561) 791-4082.

The American Legion Chris Reyka Memorial Wellington Post 390 will hold its annual Veterans Open House on Wednesday, June 5, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Wellington Community Center (12150 W. Forest Hill Blvd.). The event will feature guest speakers to raise awareness about the American Legion and the services offered to veterans. For more information, contact wellingtonlegion390@gmail.com.