At 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 23, the public is welcome to bring worn or tattered American flags, for a formal, dignified ceremony. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Dana Point Post 9934, along with local Boy and Girl Scout troops, will hold a ceremony on the beach at fire rings at Capistrano Beach Park to retire hundreds of flags. A presentation will be given explaining the importance of disposing of aged flags with dignity. Families are encouraged to participate. Capistrano Beach Park, 35005 Beach Road, Capistrano Beach.