Memorial Day events, closings on tap
City offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, for Memorial Day. This includes the Canby Swim Center, Library, Canby Area Transit (CAT) and the administrative offices for the city.
Rules for Zion Memorial Park Cemetery regulate floral arrangements on the grounds.
Natural cut or artificial flowers may be placed in built-in vases or cone vases on graves any time of the year. Other permitted items are allowed for seven days preceding and following certain holidays and observances.
These include: Mothers Day, Memorial Day, Fathers Day, Christmas, Easter Sunday and the birthday or anniversary of death of the person buried.
Items must not extend beyond the perimeter of the headstone.
For more information on Zion Memorial Cemetery, contact sexton Ken Robinson at 503-266-8480.