Flag Information Seminars Given

On November 8th – 10th Flag informational Seminars were presented to students in grades 5th – 8th at Harbor Beach Middle School and grades 9th – 12th at Harbor Beach High School.  Making the presentations were Dennis Essenmacher  of VFW Post 9344 and Ron Volmering and Jim Leiby of American Legion Post 197.  Students were given information concerning the origin of our Country’s Flag and the meanings of Its’ features, Its’ care, and the rules of displaying It.  Students were given the opportunity to fold the Flag and an opportunity to ask questions.  Pamphlets and other materials were passed out to further their understanding of Flag etiquette and how to show respect to the Flag.  In closing Dennis Essenmacher  lead each group in the reciting of the Pledge of Allegiance.