Glen Lake Woman’s Club Flag Raising Ceremony
July 4th, 10 AM
Old Settlers Picnic Grounds on Glen Lake
Independence Day Perspective – A Michigan Defense Diplomat’s View
Celebrate the founding of our nation in a patriotic, joyous ceremony with community members of all ages. Captain Kevin M. Quarderer, U. S. Naval Attache to the United States Embassy in Australia, will be the featured speaker. For the past five years Captain Quarderer was the Naval Attache to the US Embassy in London. Captain Kevin Quarderer graduated from the University of Michigan with B.S and M.S degrees in aerospace engineering. He is a life-long Michigan resident, career Naval Aviator, and current Military Diplomat.
His presentation is titled Independence Day Perspective-A Michigan Defense Diplomat’s View. The traditional raising of the flag will be followed by a singalong of well-loved and familiar patriotic songs. After the program the chapel will be open for tours.
The Flag Raising Ceremony begins at 10 am, July 4th, at the Old Settlers Picnic Grounds, located on the southeastern shore of Glen Lake near the corner of Dunn’s Farm Rd. (CR 675) and Burdickville Rd (CR 616). Please bring your own lawn chairs. Event sponsored by Glen Lake Woman’s Club.
The Glen Lake Woman’s Club was established in 1937 with a mission to foster social, civic and educational projects. In addition to the Art Fair, other Club projects include the improvement and beautification of the Chapel and grounds at Old Settlers Park, organization of the community Flag Raising Ceremony at Old Settlers Park, and a Christmas party for residents of the Maple Lake Valley Nursing Home.