Schroon Lake will kick off the summer season in style. The community will host “Opening Weekend 2012—The Official Start of Summer” May 26-28. Included will be Memorial Day ceremonies in Schroon Lake and North Hudson.
continued Schroon Lake will observe Memorial Day Monday.
The new flagpole at the town veterans memorial will be dedicated by Mike Marnell, town supervisor, and the annual Memorial Day service will be held at the town’s veterans memorial at 10 a.m.
There will also be a Memorial Day service at the North Hudson town hall at 11a.m. Refreshments will be served.
There will be a patriotic concert and rally 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Jack Wyrtzen Center in Pottersville. Music will be provided by the Word of Life Collegians. The guest speaker will be Tom Joyce. It will be followed by a barbecue.
The community garage sale will also continue Memorial Day.
“Most of the weekend’s events will be free to the public,” Davis said. “The chamber is accepting donations to help offset the cost of producing the event. Anyone wishing to make a donation or sponsor an event can contact the chamber at 532-7675 or visit ‘Schroon Lake Opening Weekend’ on www.ChipIn.com.”