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Museum to hold centennial celebration

 

November 7, 2018

Maryhill Museum Stonehenge video

EXACT REPLICA: In a short video (site listed in the story), the history of the Stonehenge Memorial, a very precise replica of the original in England, is depicted.

Maryhill Museum will hold a special ceremony at Stonehenge Memorial on Sunday, Nov. 11, as it marks the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, pausing to recognize those who sacrificed and those who will sacrifice in the defense of freedom and democracy.

The commemoration will begin at 9:30 a.m. with World War I era music and poetry, followed by a brief history of Stonehenge and the 14 service members memorialized there. The event will include short speeches, a wreath laying, National Salute, taps, and planting of red poppies.

A reception at Maryhill Museum of Art will follow, where there will be a small exhibition in the museum's M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust Education Center of World War...



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