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SpartanNash is proud to sponsor the 14th annual 9/11 Community Day of Remembrance Scout Salute at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum.
This event, which is the nation’s only continuous salute to the flag from sunrise to sunset, honors all the victims and heroes who died during the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The event is led by the Boy Scouts of America President Ford Field Service Council and is supported by the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation.
All members of the community are invited to participate in this daylong event.
Location: Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum, 303 Pearl St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Hours: 7:18 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
7:18 AM Introduction of Color Guard and Beginning of Salute
9:10 AM Moment of Silence led by Mayor George Heartwell
8:46 AM-9:37 AM Ringing of the Bells
12:15 PM Closing of Morning Ceremony
7:00 PM Music provided by Salvation Army Band
7:20 PM Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley
7:40 PM Honor and Remember Flag Dedication, SpartanNash
7:50 PM President Ford President Wayman Britt
8:00 PM Final Salute
See the full agenda
9/11: A Day That Changed America Exhibit
New York and Grand Rapids: A Visual Comparison Exhibit
Flags for the Fallen
Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley
Mayor George Heartwell
Kent County Assistant Administrator Wayman Britt