Columbus Wreath-Laying Ceremony

The wreaths adorn the Columbus Statue in Wooster Square Park

Columbus Wreath-Laying Ceremony on Oct. 12, sponsored by the Greater New Haven Columbus Day Committee, began at 11 a.m. at St. Michael’s Church, then processed (see photo, above, with procession led by U. S. Representative Rosa DeLauro and Mayor Toni Harp)  to the Columbus Statue in the park, abutting Chapel St. More than 40 organizations placed their wreaths around the statue.