This year’s Memorial Day Program will be different due to COVID-19; however, the sentiment behind the program will remain the same with the intent to strive towards public awareness and remembrance of those who gave their lives for freedom, the supreme sacrifice for their country.

The program is scheduled for 10 a.m. at Presbyterian Church Cemetery with State Representative Natalie Mihalek as the speaker. Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery is located at 2999 Bethel Church Road, Bethel Park, PA 15102. Representative Mihalek’s Her topic will be the “75th Anniversary of Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima.” Mihalek served in the U.S. Navy for four years with an E4 rank of Nuclear Machinist Mate.

The public is welcome to attend providing they employ social/physical distancing.

The event will be aired on BPTV and may be livestreamed on the Municipality’s Facebook page. Please check bethelpark.net for the most current viewing details.