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200th Bicentennial Celebration

Thomas M. Tiefel Speach

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Title: Bicentennial Celebration
Location: Mount Rest Cemetery, Bergen, NY 14416
Description: As the bicentennial of the Town of Bergen approaches, the 200th Anniversary Committee is putting the final touches on the plans for the celebration.
A ceremony will take place beginning at 1 p.m. April 13 at Mount Rest Cemetery commemorating the formation
of the town in 1813. The program will include the American Legion Color Guard, musical numbers by members
of the Byron-Bergen Band, solo by Sonia Catalino, other community groups, the dedication of a town tree and
time capsule, speakers, and tolling of church bells.
Special accommodations are being made for Bergen’s octogenarians to attend the celebration; call Fred Ely at
(585) 494-1574 to make arrangements for a ride to and from the event.
Commemorative T-shirts are on sale at the town and village offices during regular business hours for $10 & $12.
They are dark green with the Bergen Bicentennial logo in white.
Items are being collected at the Town Hall for the time
capsule. Check the item list on the village
( and town ( websites for ideas.

Start Time: 1:00pm
Date: 2013-04-13

Time Capsule Ideas

March, April, May 2013 Newsletter

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