Prospect citizens will celebrate the contributions and sacrifices of local veterans from 7:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, May 29, in downtown Prospect between the Prospect Historic Hotel and the Prospect Cafe & Trophy Room. Family-oriented events will occur throughout the day, beginning with a 10-mile walk-run-ride race at 7:30 a.m., a parade at 10:30 p.m., children's activities and live music at 11 a.m., bed races at 12 p.m., a horseshoe tournament at 3 p.m., a flag retirement ceremony at 6 p.m. and a final band at 9 p.m. in the Trophy Room, 311 Mill Creek Drive, Prospect. Proceeds from the event will be put in a medical assistance fund for veterans with immediate needs. Call 541-560-3664. Friends of Jacksonville's Historic Cemetery will be available to assist family members and friends locate grave sites of loved ones from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday and Monday, May 30-31, at the cemetery, located west of Jacksonville at the end of E Street. Flags will be placed on the graves of veterans to honor their service. Call 541-826-9939. WinterSpring Center for Transforming Grief and Loss will host its annual Seasons of the Heart, a time of remembrance, at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 30, at the center's Memorial Grove at Donahue-Frohnmayer Park, at the corner of Spring Street and Springbrook Road, Medford. Visitors are encouraged to bring photographs or other memorabilia. There will be live music and refreshments. See winterspring.org or call 541-552-0620. The Oregon Fallen War Heroes Memorial will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, May 31, at Don Jones Park, on Hamrick Road, Central Point. The hour long event will feature patriotic music by the Scenic Middle School Band, a Crater High School choir duet, a flag ceremony conducted by the Boy Scouts of America and speeches by U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden and U.S. Rep. Greg Walden. A Memorial Day observance will be held Monday, May 31, at Memory Gardens Memorial Park, 1395 Arnold Lane, Medford. The event includes guided tours of "The Last Supper Building" at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., bagpipe music at 11 a.m., a moment of silence at 3 p.m. in honor of military service personnel, followed by military honors including flag presentation, playing of taps, folding and presentation of the flag. Additional music will follow. Call 541-773-7338. The American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars of Ashland will hold their Memorial Day observance at 10:30 a.m. May 31 at Mountain View Cemetery, 440 Normal Ave., Ashland. Band director Ivan Olinghouse will lead members of the Valley of the Rogue Horizon Band and the Southern Oregon Concert Band in a musical tribute, and Lt. Col. Keith W. Ensley, ROTC program director at Southern Oregon University, will be the speaker. Call 541-261-5867. A memorial service will be held at Eagle Point National Cemetery, 2763 Riley Road. Congressman Greg Walden and state Rep. Dennis Richardson will speak, followed by a flyover and music provided by the Southern Oregon Scottish Bagpipe Band. Call 541-826-2511.

Prospect citizens will celebrate the contributions and sacrifices of local veterans from 7:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, May 29, in downtown Prospect between the Prospect Historic Hotel and the Prospect Cafe & Trophy Room. Family-oriented events will occur throughout the day, beginning with a 10-mile walk-run-ride race at 7:30 a.m., a parade at 10:30 p.m., children's activities and live music at 11 a.m., bed races at 12 p.m., a horseshoe tournament at 3 p.m., a flag retirement ceremony at 6 p.m. and a final band at 9 p.m. in the Trophy Room, 311 Mill Creek Drive, Prospect. Proceeds from the event will be put in a medical assistance fund for veterans with immediate needs. Call 541-560-3664. Friends of Jacksonville's Historic Cemetery will be available to assist family members and friends locate grave sites of loved ones from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday and Monday, May 30-31, at the cemetery, located west of Jacksonville at the end of E Street. Flags will be placed on the graves of veterans to honor their service. Call 541-826-9939. WinterSpring Center for Transforming Grief and Loss will host its annual Seasons of the Heart, a time of remembrance, at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 30, at the center's Memorial Grove at Donahue-Frohnmayer Park, at the corner of Spring Street and Springbrook Road, Medford. Visitors are encouraged to bring photographs or other memorabilia. There will be live music and refreshments. See winterspring.org or call 541-552-0620. The Oregon Fallen War Heroes Memorial will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, May 31, at Don Jones Park, on Hamrick Road, Central Point. The hour long event will feature patriotic music by the Scenic Middle School Band, a Crater High School choir duet, a flag ceremony conducted by the Boy Scouts of America and speeches by U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden and U.S. Rep. Greg Walden. A Memorial Day observance will be held Monday, May 31, at Memory Gardens Memorial Park, 1395 Arnold Lane, Medford. The event includes guided tours of "The Last Supper Building" at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., bagpipe music at 11 a.m., a moment of silence at 3 p.m. in honor of military service personnel, followed by military honors including flag presentation, playing of taps, folding and presentation of the flag. Additional music will follow. Call 541-773-7338. The American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars of Ashland will hold their Memorial Day observance at 10:30 a.m. May 31 at Mountain View Cemetery, 440 Normal Ave., Ashland. Band director Ivan Olinghouse will lead members of the Valley of the Rogue Horizon Band and the Southern Oregon Concert Band in a musical tribute, and Lt. Col. Keith W. Ensley, ROTC program director at Southern Oregon University, will be the speaker. Call 541-261-5867. A memorial service will be held at Eagle Point National Cemetery, 2763 Riley Road. Congressman Greg Walden and state Rep. Dennis Richardson will speak, followed by a flyover and music provided by the Southern Oregon Scottish Bagpipe Band. Call 541-826-2511.