Grafton will host its annual Memorial Day parade and events today, Monday, May 27, which is the observation of Memorial Day.
The cemetery schedule is:
7:45 a.m.: Old Farnumsville Cemetery, Route 122, South Grafton
8 a.m.: Fairview Cemetery, Route 122, South Grafton
8:20 a.m.: Riverside Cemetery, Millbury Street, Grafton
8:30 a.m.: St. Philips Cemetery, Millbury Street, Grafton
8:50 a.m.: Old Indian Cemetery, Oak Street, Grafton
9:15 a.m.: Grafton State Hospital, North Grafton
9:30 a.m.: Pine Grove Cemetery, Route 30, North Grafton
9:45 a.m.: North Grafton, St. Mary's Church to Quinsigamond Corner, with stop at bridge
10:30 a.m.: South Grafton, Library to Soldiers Memorial
11:15 a.m.: Grafton Center, Norcross Park to the Common to Grafton High School via Oak Street
Noon: Flag raising at Grafton High School
The events are sponsored by the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars, who extend a welcome to all veterans and members of patriotic organizations.
Cars can be parked at Grafton High School. Buses will leave at 9:15 a.m.