The Great War in Poetry, Music and History
The Rutherford Public Library and the Rutherford World War I Centennial Committee
Saturday, Oct. 13, at 12:00pm
The Rutherford Public Library and the Rutherford World War I Centennial Committee will be sponsoring the program “The Great War in Poetry, Music and History,” on Saturday, Oct. 13, at 12:00pm. All are welcome to attend this event, which will be held in the auditorium of the library.
The program will feature the following:
• The Presentation of Colors by the Rutherford Veteran’s Alliance
• Program speakers Mayor Joseph DeSalvo, Jr. and Rod Leith, Rutherford borough historian
• Unveiling of the US Postal Stamp, Turning the Tide
• Poetry of World War I, presented by Alex Michelini of the Joyce Kilmer Society
• Rutherford Community Band Ensemble
• Camp Merritt History, presented by Joseph Suplicki, the village historian of Ridgewood
We encourage everyone to come learn more about World War I’s history.