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Greenville, NC 2019

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May 17July 13

Greenville, NC

May 17th – July 13th, 2019
Greenville Town Commons 105 E. First Street Greenville NC 27858

Plain and Tidewater hub of Greenville’s metro area.

In its second year, this inspirational event had an amazing impact during its first year and promises to grow in to a cherished local tradition, which draws organizers, volunteers and visitors together to honor our heroes with the display of a United States Flag posted in a sea of flags creating a memorable panorama of red, white & blue.

The greatness of America is created by the numberless acts of those who become our personal heroes, and it is fitting to honor them with the display of a U.S. flag.

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Event Details

Field of FlagsBeginning the week before Memorial Day and continuing through the first week of July, the Greenville Noon Rotary Club will bring a breathtaking Field of Honor® flag display to the Coastal Plain and Tidewater hub of Greenville’s metro area.

In its second year, this inspirational event had an amazing impact during its first year and promises to grow in to a cherished local tradition, which draws organizers, volunteers and visitors together to honor our heroes with the display of a United States Flag posted in a sea of flags creating a memorable panorama of red, white & blue. The greatness of America is created by the numberless acts of those who become our personal heroes, and it is fitting to honor them with the display of a U.S. flag.

Ceremonies and programs will celebrate Flag Day on June 14th and Independence Day on the Fourth of July. Details will be shared as they are available.

Flags are made in the USA and are 3’ x 5’ on a 7.5’ flagstaffs. Each Flag will have a commemorative tag with the individual’s name who the flag is dedicated to. Each flag location will be mapped making it easy to find your flag. All American Flags will be illuminated during all hours of darkness thanks to Greenville Utilities.

The Greenville Field of Honor® display is a gift to the greater Greenville community made possible by efforts of dedicated volunteers. Please support this worthwhile event by sponsoring flags in tribute to your heroes, by volunteering to help and through contributions.

The Field of Honor® display may be visited without charge; bring families and friends. This is an experience hard to describe but not to be forgotten. Don’t miss it.

For questions contact GreenvilleFlagField@gmail.com


Hosted By:

Greenville Noon Rotary Club
Benefiting Charity
Greenville Noon Rotary Club
Local Organizing Committee:

Project Chair: Stephen Walsh
Co-Chair: Jack Brueckner
Treasurer: Wade Scales
PR Chair: Amanda McLellen


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In the News

In The News

Girl Scouts come together for Flag Day ceremony
Friday is National Flag Day!

The 242nd anniversary and one group is celebrating in a special way.

WNCT’s Kara Gann takes us to the Field of Honor in Town Common Park where local Girl Scouts held a ceremony earlier today.

Part of Greenville Town Common becomes ‘Field of Honor’
WNCT9
Flag are lined up in Greenville’s Town Common as part of a special memorial called the “Field of Honor.”
It’s meant as a way for the community to come together to honor the heroes in their life.
Volunteers inserted the poles and then individual flags, making 500 separate memorials.

Volunteers prepare for flag fundraiser
The Daily Reflector
Volunteers from the Greenville Noon Rotary Club gathered at the Town Common Wednesday to begin planning out the location of hundreds of American Flags.

Greenville Noon Rotary Club holds ‘Field of Honor’ at Town Common
ABC News Channel 12
GREENVILLE, Pitt County — The Greenville Noon Rotary Club is trying a unique approach to honor those who sacrificed their lives for our country.

How to buy a flag for Field of Honor
ABC News Channel 12
he Greenville Noon Rotary Club is hosting its first-ever “Field of Honor” event for Memorial Day. There’s at least 400 flags on display at Town Common and you can purchase one for display.


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Details

Start:
May 17
End:
July 13
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.healingfield.org/greenvillenc19/

Venue

Greenville, NC 27858
Greenville, NC 27858 United States + Google Map