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Attend an old-fashioned, country flag-raising at Old Settlers' Picnic Grounds, where Cub Scout Pack #111 performs the flag raising ceremony. Susan Pocklington, local professional singer and musician, sings the Star Spangled Banner, accompanied by Patrick Niemisto, Amy Peterson and David Watt on keyboard, flute and drum respectively.
Peter Van Nort, United States Naval Academy graduate with a distinguished career in many leadership roles, including 8-1/2 years with Vice Admiral Rickover, is the speaker.
The Glen Lake Women's Club sponsors the event which includes a community sing-along, lemonade, cookies and flags for the children.
Glen Arbor is beautifully situated between Lake Michigan and Glen Lake on M-22, about 35 minutes northwest of Traverse City.