Poppy Days Coming This week To Marquette County
Poppy Days have arrived.
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The American Legion Unit 44 Auxiliary in Marquette is marking a key time of year with the annual Poppy Days.
Pat Laine with Unit 44 joined The SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike recently to talk about the history of Poppy Days as well as discuss the schedule of the effort this year.
Laine said the poppies are a symbol of those who were lost in war and allows the auxiliary to raise funds that are used to assist veterans programs at facilities like the Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette.
LISTEN IN – To hear more from Pat Laine about Poppy Days.