Flag Day celebration planned for VA Center
There will be a Flag Day celebration starting at 1 p.m., Sunday, at the VA Center in Batavia.
Here's the schedule for the event:
- 1 p.m.: Prayer and Motorcycle Procession
- 1:05 p.m.: Western New York Skydivers, led by Bill Ziphel
- 1:10 p.m.: Flyover, Navy World War II plane, a 1943 Navy SNJ, piloted by Greg Barnhard and Jarod Cummings
- 1:15 p.m.: Assemblyman Steve Hawley Presentation
- 1:30 p.m.: Flags & Students presentation to administration and vets.
- 1:45 p.m.: 21-Gun Salute -- American Legion, Jim Neider, American Legion
- 1:50 p.m.: Echo Taps
- 2 p.m.: Concert with St. Joe’s Brass Ensemble