The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, April 13, 2007


Patriots Day Events

Monday, April 16

6:45 Ringing of the Alarm. Church bells ring out the alarm.

6:55 Flag raising on the Town Green

7:00 Ceremony at the Minuteman Monument situated to the left of the entrance to the First Religious Society Church with a short narration of events on this day in history

7:15 Begin march to Concord — Minutemen and townspeople head down School Street to Bellows Hill Road, Estabrook Road and onto the trail in the Estabrook Woods

8:00 Stop at old cellar hole in the woods, short speech

9:00 Arrive at Buttrick hill, overlooking the Old North Bridge on the Concord River

9:30 Join parade on Buttrick hill with Minutemen companies from other towns. If there is flooding at the Old North Bridge, the Minutemen will go left on Liberty Street at

Buttrick hill and then turn right onto Monument Street towards Old North Bridge.

11:30 Parade concludes at Hunt Gym in Concord

2007 The Carlisle Mosquito