Help is requested to help clean up Woodland cemetery, 982 Victory Blvd, SI. The cemetery was established in 1854, with many veterans interred, going back to the Civil War.
When: Saturdays April 30, and May 7
Where: 982 Victory Blvd, 10AM to 3PM
Contact: Linda, 718-273-1901
Some refreshments will be available May 7
Bring work gloves, and wear long sleeves and long pants, there is poison ivy on the grounds.
Additionally, Boy Scouts are being requested to assist in placing flags at veterans’ gravesites on May 21, in preparation for Memorial Day.
Assistance is also sought to help in locating additional veterans’ gravesites in the cemetery.