Wyuka Historical Foundation’s Vice President Diane Bartels presides over the laying of flowers to commemorate Purple Heart Day, August 7, 2017. Presenting the flowers are Bill Spielman, Commander of the Lincoln Chapter of The Military Order of the Purple Heart and foundation board member Joyce Peck, the Gold Star Mother of SSG Patrick Hamburger, who is buried in Wyuka. Wyuka Trustee, Bob Fitzsimmons, made a donation to pay for the flowers.
Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 2pm – Fall walking tour of Wyuka with local historian Ed Zimmer. Meet at Rudge Chapel.
Saturday, December 16, 2017 – Wreaths Across America event to place wreaths in Soldier Circle. Program at 11am with laying of the wreaths following.