The George A. Fitzgerald American Legion Post 65 in Dell Rapids has altered its traditional Memorial Day Activities scheduled for Monday, May 25, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Post 65 has announced the following schedule for Memorial Day:
- Memorial Day Ceremonies at the outlying cemeteries, the parade, and the brat feed are all cancelled.
- The American Legion Post 65 Firing Squad will only fire at Veterans Memorial Park in Dell Rapids @ 10:00 am Monday, May 25, 2020.
- Automobile Parking for the Memorial Service listed above will be available at the following locations:
- At the Dells Auto Lot across the road (or west) from the Dairy Queen;
- On the west side of Old Hwy 77 near the Subway strip mall;
- On the north side of SD Hwy 115 across from the fire station.
- For social distancing purposes, all attendees are asked to remain in their vehicle or alongside it.
Legion Post 65 cordially welcomes all citizens in the local area to attend and appreciates everyone’s cooperation in this event.