Commemoration to honour the Lithuanian Armed Forces Day
Each year Kelmė Culture Centre commemorates the Lithuanian Armed Forces Day thus showing attention and gratitude for feeling safe. A state could not exist without an army. Soldier’s profession requires exceptional qualities and abilities.
The planned programme:
23rd November (Friday)
9.00 a.m. - holy mass held for the Lithuanian army in Kelmė’s Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven.
5.00 p.m. - staged scene of defence of 605 infantrymen of the 6th platoon of the Lithuanian National Defence Volunteer Forces in the Revival Square.
6.00 p.m. - ceremony for military awards. Festive concert to mark the Lithuanian Armed Forces Day.