Eagle Rock Eagles to Hold Memorial Day Event May 25-27
May 14, 2013
Los Angeles, Calif. – Glendale-Eagle Rock Fraternal Order of Eagles #2188 invites the community to be part of a special Memorial Day weekend to benefit disabled veterans and welcome home all Vietnam veterans May 25-27 at the Glendale-Eagle Rock Aerie, located at 1596 Yosemite Dr.
Festivities begin Saturday, May 25 at 3 p.m. with the opening of a Vietnam War Photo Gallery. Dinner will follow from 6:30-8 p.m. with entertainment after dinner. The event is open to the public for a $20 donation and includes admission to the gallery, dinner, entertainment and admission to the Aerie on Sunday.
Doors open at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 26, for an Open House event with complimentary appetizers and a coupon for a complimentary glass of wine or beer. Festivities conclude at 5 p.m.
Monday, May 27, the Eagles will host a champagne breakfast from 7:30-11:30 a.m. for $7. A Memorial Day ceremony will follow at Noon. The Vietnam War Photo Gallery will be open from 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
The Glendale-Eagle Rock Eagles has maintained a presence in the community since 1935 and currently hosts more than 350 combined Aerie and Auxiliary members. Annually, they donate approximately $10,000 to various charities and hold events for City of Hope, St. Jude and award scholarships to students of Eagle Rock High School.
About the Fraternal Order of Eagles
The Fraternal Order of Eagles, an international non-profit organization, unites fraternally in the spirit of liberty, truth, justice, and equality, to make human life more desirable by lessening its ills, and by promoting peace, prosperity, gladness and hope. Founded in 1898, the Eagles fund research in areas such as diabetes, heart disease, kidney disease and cancer, and raise money for neglected and abused children and the aged, as well as work for social and civic change.