Pandemic changes Memorial Weekend activity planning
May 21, 2020
Though we are closing in on what normally is a busy three-day weekend, this year’s holiday is stacking up as a quiet one.
Because of the pandemic and restrictions on public assembly, the events which normally draw thousands of people to the area have been cancelled.
There won’t be a Lady Vestey Victorian Festival this year. Plans for class reunions and alumni banquets have been scrubbed. Memorial services at area cemeteries have not been scheduled for this year.
Though many events have been cancelled, that doesn’t mean everyone is staying home.
Though the swimming beach is tempora...