Remembering WWI - Calendar of Events

yearly calendar

June 23, 2018

WWI gun display by Ken Johnson at Taggart Hall as part of a Pig Roast fund raiser. 1 p.m - 5 p.m. This event is rescheduled from June 2nd.


July 4, 2018

Kickoff of WWI Commemoration activities. More details to follow. May not include a special event; we are encouraging people and organizations to start displaying WWI memorabilia at that time and continuing through November 11th.


August 4, 2018

In connection with the Peach Festival there will be a WWI weapons display at the Library in Romney.


November, 2018

November 3rd, Saturday at 2 p.m.  There will be a WWI Commemoration Music Event at the Heritage Co-op and Marketplace.
Click here for flyer for music event.
Click for the Event Program.


November 11th, 2018 Sunday - Armistice Day (Veterans Day) - multi-faceted celebration in Romney planned by the VFW to include presentation of colors, lunch, speakers and military equipment displays. Event will begin at 12:30 p.m. at the Doughboy Statue in front of the Courthouse. Then it will move to Celebration Park by the Town Office at 1 p.m. From there to the Bottling Works at 1:30 followed by a lunch at 2:30 p.m. There will be some displays and a speaker. More details to follow; the contact person for this day's events is Mr. A. W. Bennett of the VFW, contact: alfredwbennett@yahoo.com 304-359-3882. For information on the lunch contact Mayor Beverly Keadle at the Town Office 304-822-5118
Click for the Event Program

Photo Album of Nov. 11th Events



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