Patriotic Holiday Committee


The Patriotic Holiday Committee meets as needed.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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The 9 members are appointed by the Town Manager for terms of 1 year.


The Patriotic Holiday Committee assists the Town Veterans Services Director in planning and carrying out all patriotic and civic holidays and observances. The Committee has primary responsibility for all such occasions except for the July 4th celebration.

Typical observances in Andover run by the Committee include:

  • 9/11 Ceremony
  • Band concerts
  • Dedication of Memorials
  • Flag Day (June 14th)
  • "Heroes Among Us" Project
  • Memorial Day (May)
  • Pearl Harbor Day (December 7th)
  • Veterans Breakfast
  • Veterans Day (November 11th)
  • Veterans Luncheon
  • Veteran Grave Flags