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Village of Mamaroneck Memorial Day Celebration
2017

Korea DMZ vet Ray Fiorentino and WWII vets Jack Coughlin, Joe Germano and Sheldon Evans salute the American flag.

 Bench Dedication Ceremony
July 4, 2017

Bench honoree Cal Schlick, Joanne Falinski, KMPPF President Jan Northrup and VFW Post 1156 Commander Burt Corwin Folks gather for the bench dedication ceremony on July 4, 2017

The Park's New Irrigation System


 Kemper Memorial Park Award Ceremony


Videos of Memorial Day 2017 Events
(Videos recorded by LMC-TV)






  Click here to read the May 2017 Newsletter    


 Norman Rockwell Returns to Mamaroneck High School
See the display of the original Saturday Evening Post magazines with
Norman Rockwell's work entitled Four Freedoms.
Click here for more information or click the Upcoming Events tab above



 
Click to watch the concert 



With the generosity of Larchmont Nurseries and the efforts of Jeff Gibson and his crew we now have an incredible shade garden among the White Pines.
 


MHS students enjoying the park


Thanks to Eagle Scout candidate Robert Britto, his team of scouts, family, and friends for creating a beautiful garden on the southeast side of Kemper Park.

 


Memorial Day 2016



Fall at the Memorial
Photo by Mike Scully


Beautification 2015
(click for slide shows of all photos)

Week Four


Week Three

(still photo)


Week Two


Week One
 


Memorial  Day Parade 2015


Veterans History Project Interviews for the Library of Congress
see the NEW video interviews on the Kemper Memorial Park homepage
 


Clip from Saving Private Ryan



Sunday, November 17th at 3:30 p.m.
(click for more information)



Planting Flowers with the help of our Boy Scouts!
Photos by Mike Scully


Memorial  Day Parade 2013


Earth Day at the Park - Thank you Daisies!!
 


Hommocks 6th graders from Girl Scout Troop 2525 relax after working to clean up the flower beds surrounding the monument and flagpole at the Richard M. Kemper Park. Girl Scout Troop 2525 prepare the beds for the planting of flowers around the flagpole and monument at the Richard M. Kemper Park.


Left to right front: Jadalyn Ortiz, Darcy Tyler, Ruby Odierna
Left to right back: Ava Menachery, Mackenzie Coyne, Michaela Gualano, Corin Synder 


Ruby Odierna, Mackenzie Coyne, Jadalyn Ortiz and Darcy Tyler

Darcy Tyler, Jadalyn Ortiz of Girl Scout Troop 2525 and John Esposito from the Kemper Memorial Park Preservation Fund clean up the flower beds surrounding the monument at the Richard M. Kemper Park for Earth Day. Darcy Tyler, Mackenzie Coyne, Ruby Odierna, Ava Menachery, Jadalyn Ortiz, Corin Synder, Michaela Gualano from Girl Scout Troop 2525 relax in front of the monument in the Richard M. Kemper Park at Mamaroneck High School. The girls are all 6th graders at Hommocks Middle School.


Actual footage

Spotlight on North Platte Canteen:

When the "Greatest Generation" passed through North Platte, Nebraska during WWII, they got a hug and a handshake, homemade cakes and cookies, and a moment of respite and prayer provided by thousands of volunteers from the surrounding communities.  Click the image below to see a video* about this event.

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This is an edited version of the video.  The original video
can be viewed on YouTube.  Click here to see it.

Click here to listen to Charles Ives' - He is there (1917)



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Veterans Day Ceremony
November 8, 2011

Click here to read speeches

 

Veterans Day Ceremony
November 11, 2010
 

Veterans Day Ceremony
November 10, 2009

Click here to see video

Read more about it in the Press Releases area
 

 
Memorial Day Ceremony
May 30, 2009
 
Wreaths Across America
December 11, 2008 Visit