People are needed for a variety of jobs, including walking with floats, carrying banners and passing out parade books.
St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 6, 2013
Thursday, May 2, 2013
The 2013 St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade committee is seeking volunteers to help in a variety of roles on Parade Day, Sunday May 26, 2013.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Capt. Jack Sparrow attended a recent St. Clair Shores City Council meeting to invite people to the inaugural Pirates Ball, which is a fundraiser for the St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade.
Capt. Jack Sparrow recently gave fair warning that the pirates are coming to St. Clair Shores - but for a good cause. Members of the Detroit Pirates, who have participated in the St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade along with Sparrow, will attend the first Pirate Ball from 6 p.m. - midnight, May 3, at Blossom Heath Inn. The event hosted by the Nautical Mile Merchants Association and is a fundraiser annual parade. Tickets are $45 each and include dinner (yes there will be turkey legs), music, dancing and auctions to benefit the parade. Tickets are available at Steve's Backroom. Organizers are still seeking sponsors and donations for the auctions. For more information contact Jill Wrubel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, April 7, 2013
Resident Randy Pullin has been named the grand marshal of the 61st St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade.
The St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade Committee has selected Randy Pullin, a veteran and active city volunteer, to be the parade's grand marshal. Pullin served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1964-70, and served in Vietnam from 1967-68 where he was the battle of Khe Sahn. He was honorably discharged and is a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Bruce Post #1146where he serves on the Executive Board of Directors. Pullin is also a a life member of the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 119 of St. Clair Shores. He is active in veterans organizations outside of the city. He is on the board of directors of the Southeast Michigan Veterans Stand Down organization assisting homeless veterans and serves on several boards helping veterans at…
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
A clean canine can help the St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade in April and May.
Supporters of the St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade can take their dogs to Bubbles n' Barks for a fundraiser on Wednesdays in April and May. All proceeds from self-serve dog washes on Wednesdays will be donated to the 61st Memorial Day Parade. For information, visit the parade Facebook page.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
The 18 student entries in the St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade logo contest are on display at Dockside Cafe.
The student created designs for the 2013 Memorial Day Parade are currently on dispay at Dockside Cafe. The 18 logos, including the winning design by Lakeview High School senior Olivia Brown, were created around the theme "A Time to Honor."
Thursday, March 14, 2013
The St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade Committee held a spaghetti dinner fundraiser Thursday at Assumption Cultural Center.
The St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade Committee held a spaghetti dinner fundraiser Thursday at the Assumption Cultural Center. The dinner was the first in a string of fundraisers for the parade Sunday, May 26, on Jefferson. Upcoming events include:
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
The St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade Committee will hold a spaghetti dinner fundraiser at the Assumption Cultural Center. The event starts at 4:30 p.m. Thursday.
Monday, March 11, 2013
Mark and Cora Lijek, two of the American "houseguests" profiled in the Oscar-winning movie "Argo" will be in the St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade.
The St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade will feature a number of veterans, local Scout groups, sports teams and the subjects of international intrigue who were featured in the Oscar-winning movie Argo. Detroit native Mark Lijek, and his wife Cora—who were two of the six Americans who took refuge in the Canadian embassy during the Iranian hostage crisis and were able to escape through an elaborate CIA plan—will be in the annual parade. "This is good news for the parade," said Councilwoman Candice Rusie, who made the announcement at a recent meeting. The Lijeks be part of the parade which steps off at 1 p.m. May 26. on Jefferson at 9 Mile Road. To help offset the costs of holding the parade, St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade Committee …
Monday, May 28, 2012
St. Clair Shores honored veterans and celebrated their service, and the community, during events Sunday throughout the city.
The community came together Sunday to honor veterans during a ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park and the 60th Memorial Day Parade. Patch captured photos from the events and set them to music performed by the Kennedy Middle School band and choir.