The six German Organizations of the Quad Cities:
American Schleswig-Holstein Heritage Society
German American Family Club
German American Heritage Center and Museum
German American National Congress
German American Pioneer Society
Schuetzen Park Guilde
will host their sixth annual Founders Day Celebration at the Walcott Cemetery, Walcott, Ia, on Saturday, May 28, from 9:45-11:00 AM.
The Master of Ceremonies will be former County Recorder Dick Hagen. The Walcott Legion Honor Guard will present the colors followed by Robyn Stender singing the National Anthem. Guest speakers will be State Representative Jeff Kaufmann and Gerald "Butch" Arp. Music will be performed by the ASHHS Choir and poetry read by Dick Stahl.
The area's German organizations invite all to help us pay tribute to those who came before us.
Please bring your own lawn chairs. In case of inclement weather, the event will be canceled.
For further information call (563) 943-2867.