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Flag Folding Ceremony at Oak Park Place, 718 Jupiter Drive, Madison

  • Oak Park Place 718 Jupiter Drive Madison, WI, 53718 (map)

In recognition of those who have served, especially in times of conflict, our American Legion Post 501 conducts a flag folding ceremony at several Madison retirement homes in recognition of Veteran's Day.   We need at least 4 Legionnaires on Friday, November 10th, to assist at Oak Park Place, 718 Jupiter Drive, Madison.  Meet at Post 501 at 2:00 pm.  We will car pool to Oak Park Place. Ceremony begins at 2:30 pm and will last approximately 1 hour.  If you haven't yet participated, rest assured that we will share the procedures. 4 Readings are performed while the American flag is properly folded.  Attire including the Legion Cap, white shirt with tie, and dark trousers, preferably grey, is the uniform.  White gloves are provided. Any Legionnaire can be a part of this impressive ceremony.  Sign up today on the "Contact Us" tab in this website, or let any of the members know of your interest.