Blue Star Monuments

The Hill and Dale Garden Club maintains the the Blue Star Monuments in the county and will place wreaths on them for Veterans Day. (Herald file photo)

On Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, wreaths will be dedicated at three Hill and Dale Garden Club Blue Star Monuments in Ste. Genevieve County.

The first wreath will be dedicated at 10:30 a.m. at the Blue Star Monument at the Interstate 55 rest stop at mile marker 160. From there, club members will proceed to the Blue Star Monument at the roadside overlook park on Highway 61 in Bloomsdale. They will arrive around noon at the newly installed Blue Star Monument on Highway 61 at Market Street across from Mississippi Lime Company.

All veterans and the public are invited.

There will be a ceremony to re-dedicate the new monument at Market and Highway 61.

For information call Debbie Kirchner at 314-479-4705.

(Information in a release from the Hill and Dale Garden Club.)