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Tewksbury Changes Time Of 9/11 Ceremony Due To EEE Concerns

Sep 11, 2019 02:23AM ● By Theresa Gilman

Larissa Gay speaks at the Tewksbury 9/11 Ceremony on Sunday.

Due to concerns about the EEE virus, Tewksbury officials have changed the time for Wednesday's 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony/Vigil.
The ceremony, which will take place behind the town's 9/11 Memorial at the Tewksbury Library, will now begin at 6 p.m.
Town officials expressed concern about the EEE virus, which was found in mosquitoes in Andover earlier this summer.
With the time change, the order of events for Wednesday's ceremony looks like this:
Tewksbury 9-11 Memorial
Wednesday September 11, 2019, 7:00 PM
“NEVER FORGET – September 11, 2001”

Presentation of Colors & Honor Guard
The Tewksbury Fire Department and the Tewksbury Police Department & VFW
 “Star Spangled Banner”
Tewksbury Memorial High School Marching Band – Directed By Heather Ware
 “Pledge of Allegiance”
Girl Scouts, Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts of Tewksbury
America the Beautiful”
 Tewksbury Memorial High School Marching Band – Directed By Heather Ware
Welcome
 Tewksbury 9-11 Memorial Board of Directors, James Carter
 Larissa Gay
 Daughter of Peter Gay – American Airlines Flight 11
“God Bless America”
Heather Ware – TMHS Music Director
Remembering the 93 Massachusetts Residents
The Tewksbury Police Department and the Tewksbury Fire Department
“Taps”
LTC. Sam Poulton U.S. Army Megan Cunningham and Andrew Laperriere TMHS Band Members
“Amazing Grace”
Tewksbury Memorial High School Student – Melanie Crepeau
Concluding Remarks
Tewksbury 9-11 Memorial Board of Directors, Richard Cuoco
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