9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit and Scout Salute at Ford Museum This Weekend
Grand Rapids is proud to be hosting the "9/11 Never Forget" mobile exhibit again this year, at the Gerald Ford Presidential Museum. Beginning today at 2:30 p.m., through Sunday, September 11, the exhibit will be open to the public in the parking lot of the museum. And, in addition, it is the 15th Annual Community Day of Remembrance and Scout Salute on Sunday.
The mobile exhibit rolled into town yesterday afternoon, escorted by the Grand Rapids Fire and Police Departments, the Patriot Guard Riders, members of the Rolling Thunder motorcycle and Axeman motorcycle clubs, and the Boy Scouts of America.
The actual Community Day of Remembrance, led by the President Ford Council, Boy Scouts of America, joined by the Girl Scouts, will be a day-long "Scout Salute" at the museum this Sunday, September 11, to pay respect to all those who died during the terrorist attacks on 9/11. The salute will be from sunrise to sunset, and everybody is invited to join the scouts in the salute.
The exhibit hours are 2:30 to 5 p.m. today, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 9/10 and 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, 9/11. It is FREE!