The Minkler-Seery American Legion Post # 252 is planning this year’s Memorial Day Parade and service. On Memorial Day, May 31st, 2021 the Village of Philmont will become an official Purple Heart Village. Planning to attend is NY State Senator Daphne Jordan as well as other possible State and National representatives and Local Officials. Scheduled events are as follows:
Friday evening May 28th the Legion will hold services at the lower Main Street Memorial at 6:00 pm and at the two cemeteries.
Monday, May 31st there will be a small parade lining up at 8:30 am on Maple Ave. in front of the Philmont Firehouse and will travel down Main Street to the Main Street Memorial starting at 9:00 am.
The Philmont Post Office is also taking part by promoting the Purple Heart stamp the week before Memorial Day.