Community members are urged to stop by the Veterans Memorial booth at the Farmers Market this Saturday from 9am-1pm to order a personalized engraved brick paver. The pavers are a design feature of the Memorial and a fundraising effort in support of its construction. Brick pavers, at a cost of $100 each, may be ordered for any veteran that:
- Served on active duty, in the Reserve, or National Guard for a period of time after 1900 AND
- Is or was a Shelburne resident at the time they enlisted,
- Was a veteran who was a resident of Shelburne at the time of their death,
- Was a veteran who died or went missing in a war since 1900 and was a family member of a person who is presently a resident of Shelburne,
- Was a veteran who died or went missing in a war since 1900 and was a family member of a person who was a resident of Shelburne at the time they were lost,
- Is a veteran who is a current Shelburne resident,
- Is or was a veteran who played a prominent role in the life of the Shelburne community over an extended period of time even though they were not a resident of Shelburne.
Help honor those who have fallen in the line of duty and celebrate the lives of those who currently serve with a purchase of a brick paver. For more information call Mike Lynch at 985-2461 or Sam Fietelberg at 985-3656.