Memorial Day events in Southern Oregon

, Posted: Mon, May 26 2014 at 8:34 AM, Updated: Mon, May 26 2014 at 3:06 PM

Memorial Day events in Southern Oregon

Medford, Ore. -- Memorial Day celebrations will take place in several parts of our area Monday.

U.S. Senator Ron Wyden, U.S. Representative Greg Walden and Gubernatorial candidate Dennis Richardson will speak at Don Jones park in Central Point at 9 a.m.

Also, Walden and Wyden are both expected to speak at a ceremony at the Eagle Point National Cemetery at 11a.m.

In Ashland, at 10:30 a.m., American Legion Post 14 and VFW Post 3-53 will host a ceremony at Mountain View Cemetery.

And you know it's Memorial Day when you see 1,000 flags on display at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Grants Pass, (that's at 11 a.m. and followed by a ceremony at noon at Riverside Park).

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