Iowa Veterans Cemetery needs help removing the wreaths that were placed at the graves during Wreaths Across America. Because of inclement weather, the recovery event has been rescheduled for 1 p.m. on Friday, March 1 at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery in Van Meter.


Volunteers should gather in the outdoors maintenance plaza located behind the Administration Building at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery. The cemetery is located at 34024 Veterans Memorial Drive, just south of Interstate 80 at Exit 113 (Van Meter exit). Please dress for the weather and bring gloves.


For more information, contact cemetery superintendent Keith Blum at 515-996-9048.