September 16

Memorial Day Schedule

first_imgMEMORIAL DAY EVENTS• Salmon Creek, 7:15 a.m., Salmon Creek American Legion Post, 14011 N.E. 20th Ave., open to the public; free breakfast at 6 a.m.• Camas, 9 a.m., Camas Cemetery, 630 N.E. Oak St., with ceremony led by Boy Scouts.• Ridgefield, 9 a.m., Ridgefield Cemetery, Cemetery Road, with ceremony led by Ridgefield and La Center American Legion posts.• La Center, 11 a.m., La Center Cemetery, Highland Road, with ceremony led by Ridgefield and La Center American Legion posts.• Vancouver, 11 a.m., Clark County War Memorial, Vancouver Barracks, Fort Vancouver Way and McClellan Road; keynote speaker is Army Maj. Gen. Jeffrey S. Buchanan.• Vancouver, 11 a.m., Evergreen Memorial Gardens, 1101 N.E. 112th Ave., with American Veterans Honor Guard, Boy Scouts and Vancouver Community Concert Band.• Washougal, 11 a.m., Washougal Memorial Cemetery, 3329 Q St., with ceremony presented by American Legion Post 122.• Vancouver, 12:30 p.m., American Legion Post 14, 4607 N.E. St. James Road, lunch from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., free to all veterans.What’s open and what’s closed on Memorial Day:• MAIL: Post offices closed. The postal unit at Shell, 1605 N.W. Sixth Ave., Camas, is open 5 a.m. to 2 a.m. every day of the year. No home delivery except Express Mail.• GARBAGE: Waste Connections, in Vancouver and most of Clark County, operates on its regular schedule. In Camas, normal Monday collections will be made Tuesday with that day’s regular collections.last_img read more