Northern New Mexico set for Memorial Day remembrances Monday

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By The Staff

The following Memorial Day events are taking place around Northern New Mexico on Monday:


• Memorial Day 2010 will be observed at the Guaje Pine Cemetery at 11 a.m. The Knights of Columbus will host the event and Gary Ahlers, a member of the Knights of Columbus, will be the guest speaker.  A light lunch will be served at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 401 Trinity Drive following the ceremony. All are invited.

• A memorial service will get underway at 10:30 a.m. at the National Cemetery in Santa Fe. The service will be at the gazebo and is sponsored by the Santa Fe National Cemetery. The New Mexico Department of Veterans’ Services invites you to attend this annual ceremony honoring veterans who are no longer with us.

•  Riders from the motorcycle rally in Red River will make the trek over the hill to Angel Fire, starting at 8 a.m. to be at the Veterans Memorial in time for the flag march which gets underway at 9 a.m. The 44th Army Band will give another concert from 9:30-11 a.m. and the weekend’s events will close with a ceremony in the amphitheater at 11 a.m.