Waterloo Memorial Day Observance
With the coronavirus pandemic still active, the annual Memorial Day ceremony usually held at Veteran's Memorial hall and parade through downtown Waterloo have been canceled.
A prerecorded observance will air on Waterloo public access (Channel 15 & 79-2) several times during the holiday weekend. Those times are as follows:
Friday, May 28th: 6:30, 8:30 & 11 p.m.
Saturday, May 29th: 2:30, 6:30 a.m., 6:30, 8:30 & 11 p.m.
Sunday, May 30th: 2:30 & 6:30 a.m.
Monday, May 31st: 9:00 a.m., 6:30 p.m., 8:30 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Tuesday, June 1st: 2:30, 5:30, 9:00 a.m. & noon
The observance features many Veteran Memorial Hall Commission members. Black Hawk County Supervisor Craig White reads the names of the Waterloo veterans who have passed since last Memorial Day. Bill Quibell leads the audience in song. Jim Lentfer gives a history of the Veterans Memorial Hall.
For more information about the Veteran Memorial Hall visit our website, https://www.cityofwaterlooiowa.com/government/city_clerks/memorial_hall_commission.php