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U.S. Customs and Border Protection Blessing of the Stones and Ruck – CANCELED

March 19, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Event Type: Private

“In light of recent events, we regret to inform you the ā€œBlessing Of The Stonesā€ scheduled for March 19th at 9:00 am at the International Avenue Port Of Entry in Calais Maine has been canceled. All CBP ports of entry are following the same operational guidance as issued by the Presidential Proclamations and the Department of Homeland Security. We are sorry for any inconvenience.”

On March 19, 2020 a ruck with the stones will take place with a blessing of the stones beforehand. Gold Star Families are invited to join in the ruck and blessing!Ā Ā Interested family members should contact Amy Turner as soon as possible to reserve your spot and stone. Amy can be reached by email at: downeastcanine@gmail.com

Gold Star FamiliesĀ shouldĀ follow these steps to view the Honor Case:

Call the port atĀ  207-904-3000; thenĀ  3#. Ask for the SUPERVISOR ON DUTY and express that they are a Gold Star family member wanting to view the Honor Case.Ā Ā Customs and Border Protection will make all efforts to provide adequate time and privacy for Gold Star Families.

For a listing of stones being honored in the case visit theĀ  Honor Case Custodian Page.


March 19, 2020
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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US Customs Border Protection
180 International Avenue
Calais, Maine 04619 United States
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(207) 904-3000
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