Ocean Shores Elks Lodge No. 2581 and North Beach VFW Post 8956 teamed up to present a 9/11 Memorial Service Tuesday morning, Sept. 11 on the 17th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on New York and the Pentagon.
They created a 100-Flag Memorial Garden at the Elks Lodge, at 199 Ocean Lake Way, and the ceremony followed the actual timeline of the tragedy, which began at 8:46 a.m., eastern time, September 11 2001.
Lodge and VFW members and guests were on hand as names of victims from Washington state were read. The ceremony concluded with lighting of memorial candles.