The Republican Party of Walworth County is sponsoring
a 100th anniversary of Flag Day in the Unites States
on June 11th, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. adjacent to the Veteran’s Memorial
in front of the government building in Elkhorn’s town square.
Flag Day first started in Fredonia, Wisconsin in 1885.
It wasn’t until 1916 by Presidential Proclamation that it was
established nationally. Then by Act of Congress in 1949, National Flag Day
was designated as June 14th.
Invited groups to assist in this event are various Veteran groups
and Scout organizations from around Walworth County.
Key note speaker will be Wisconsin State Senator and Air National Guard
Chief Master Sergeant retired, Steve Nass
The public is welcome and encouraged to participate.
Paid for by the Republican Party of Walworth County Kathy Katzman-Loveless Treasurer