Annual Armed Forces Day community event to honor military service

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Region – Active and retired military personnel will be honored by the communities of Shrewsbury, Westborough, Northborough and Grafton at the second annual Armed Forces Day event Saturday, May 21, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at SAC Park, 438 Lake St., Shrewsbury.

The event was organized by state senators Harriette Chandler, D-Worcester, James Eldridge, D-Acton, and Michael Moore, D-Millbury, along with state representatives Hannah Kane, R-Shrewsbury, Carolyn Dykema, D-Holliston, Danielle Gregoire, D-Marlborough, David Muradian Jr., R- Grafton, and Harold Naughton Jr., D-Clinton.
A continental breakfast will be served, and there will be music and festivities.

Guest speakers will include Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito, TSgt USAF (Ret) Mary E. Gallagher, women veterans’ coordinator of the Mass. Dept. of Veterans Services, and 1st Lt. Brenda Heller, U.S. Army.

For more information or to RSVP, email [email protected] or call 508-341-0578