WEDNESDAY 9/1/10

3:00PM           NATIONAL 9/11 FLAG STITCHING CEREMONY AT STATE CAPITOL ROTUNDA, LITTLE ROCK WITH GOVERNOR AND SERVICE HEROES FROM ARKANSAS AND FDNY HONOR GUARD

 

THURSDAY 9/2/10

11:45AM        FDNY FIREFIGHTERS ARRIVE [LIT]

12:30PM        HONOR GUARD PROCESSION ACROSS ARKANSAS FROM LIT TO HOT SPRINGS TO MENA NATIONAL 9/11 FLAG CEREMONY IN HOT SPRINGS

6PM                 NATIONAL 9/11 FLAG CEREMONY AND COMMUNITY WELCOME KICK-OFF DINNER, JANSSEN PARK, MENA

 

FRIDAY 9/3/10

ALL DAY          NEW YORK SAYS THANK YOU REBUILDING PROJECTS ACROSS MENA

(SEE ATTACHED MAP FOR PROJECT LOCATIONS)

10AM-6PM   NATIONAL 9/11 FLAG ON DISPLAY, MENA ARMORY - VISIT BY SENATOR BLANCHE LINCOLN

6:00PM           Community/Volunteer Dinner, Janssen Park

8:00PM           OUTHOUSE RACES, MENA DEPOT

 

SATURDAY 9/4/10

ALL DAY          NEW YORK SAYS THANK YOU REBUILDING PROJECTS ACROSS MENA

2:00PM           NATIONAL 9/11 FLAG STITCHING CEREMONY AT MENA OLD ARMORY WITH LOCAL FIRST RESPONDERS AND SERVICE HEROES

5:30PM           CLOSING CEREMONY AT WINGER HOME (CARDER & WIMBERLY)

6:00PM           Community/Volunteer Dinner, Janssen Park

8:00PM           DONKEY BASKETBALL AT COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS

 

SUNDAY 9/5/10

8:00AM          9/11 MEMORIAL BAGPIPE PROCESSION OF ALL FIRST RESPONDERS AND VOLUNTEERS (MENA DEPOT/CHAMBER OF COMMERCE TO JANSSEN PARK)

9:00AM          COMMUNITY CELEBRATION SERVICE & MEMORIAL TREE DEDICATION

10:30AM        FAREWELL BRUNCH

 

PROJECT SITES

4-H COMMUNITY CENTER          211 DeQueen Avenue     (DeQueen/Hickory)

WINGER HOME                              1700 Carder                       (Carder/Wimberly)

ANDREWS HOME                           626 Polk 41 South           (South 71 to Potters Junction,

                                                                                                                                      Rt 375, Rt 167)

HOWARD HOME                            1111 South First                (South First/Oak)