Photo Album 3
2006 Memorial Day Parade



Waiting for the Parade

An eager crowd, complete with pooch, waits at Rizzo's for the parade.



It's All About the Vets

Sherman's veterans march proudly.




Foot Soldiers

Most marched on foot.



Parade of Vets

Some chose to ride.




And some

rode in style!



New Fairfield Sparklers

Always a hit with the crowd.




And the Bands Played On

The New Fairfield Sparklers drum out a song.



Sherman's Boy Scouts March in Style

What a wonderful display of troop spirit!




Cub Scouts Follow

The Cub Scouts came out in force.



Some Chose to Ride

A wagon is always a handy vehicle for a parade.




Everyone Loves a Parade!

Mom and child look on.



The Girl Scout Color Guard

A fine display of all levels of Girl Scouting.




The Daisy Scouts

of Troup 161 march along.



Brownies Everywhere

These Brownies are from Troop 66.




More Brownies

and these are from Troop 81.



New Milford High School Band

A regular participant in Sherman parades.




Twirling Flags

What an impressive display!



New Milford High School Band

Marching proudly while playing.




Team Spirit

Sherman's Youth Clubs in uniform.



Cars, Cycles, Wagons, and Bikes

Just one more form of conveyance.




Sherman's Red Hats

always join in the fun.



Sherman School Marching Band

Sherman hills are alive with the sound of music.




The Sherman Volunteer Fire Department

Out in force and in full uniform.



SVFD Jr.

Even the youngsters join in the parade.




Shiny Red Engine

The volunteers used a lot of elbow grease to prepare for the parade.



And another

They work hard to keep the vehicles in fine shape.




And Still Another

What a fine display!



The Crowd Looks On

Find a shady spot and enjoy the passing parade.




Candlewood Lake Authority

The Candlewood Lake Authority Marine Patrol--on duty, even this far from shore.



Sherman Knight--Out of Costume

Leading the horses and calliope sponsored by Iron Will Farm.




What a Wonderful Addition to the Parade

These horses are making their first appearance in the parade.



A Great Addition

The crowd loved these magnificent animals.




Support our Troops

A fitting message at the end of the parade.



Scouts Raise the Flag

Ceremonies start with raising the flag.




The Helicopter Fly-Over

couldn't have been timed more perfectly.



The Crowd Watches

A great crowd gathered at Veterans Field for the ceremonies.




Vets at Attention

Standing tall and proud.



A Memorial

John O'Connor lays the wreath.




I Pledge Allegiance . . .

to the flag.



Proud to be Americans

The Boy Scouts are in fine form.




The Speeches

State Representative Mary Ann Carson spoke eloquently.



Another Message

from State Senator Dave Cappiello.




The Parade's Grand Marshal

Art Von Plachecki gives the keynote address.



The Crowd Listens

Gathered around the gazebo, a rapt crowd listens intently.




Jed Orosz Plays Taps

Always a moving moment.



Taps Ends the Ceremonies

Another successful Memorial Day tribute.





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