Terry WatersCommunity Activities Director
Patriotic Program Suggestions for Each Month
Remember - Honor - Teach
Chairman Tom Greul -
Election Day Nov 5th
-Hold a get out and vote campaign
Veterans Day Nov 11th Honor those who served and are still alive
-invite Veterans to a bingo, Bull roast, your social. Go to a VA hospital and visit Vets stuck in a hospital. Take thank you cards from children to the vets
Remembrance Day Nov 11th The 100th anniversary of Armistice Day WW1
-This year is the 100th anniversary, tour National monuments
Pearl Harbor Day Dec 7th 1941
Wreaths across America Dec 15th
-There are hundreds of cemeteries in Md. That have veterans buried in them. Get the scouts or Civil Air Patrol (youth groups) involved, Read the serviceman name, salute the stone and place a wreath so their sacrifice and their memory will never be forgotten!
Martin Luther King Day Jan 21st
Presidents Day Third Monday
-Lincoln Feb 12th/ Washington Feb 16th
Memorial Day Honor those who served and are no longer living
Armed Force’s Day third Saturday
-place flags and wreaths at cemeteries and monuments.
- Field of honor
Flag Day June 14th 1775
-hand out literature about flag protocol, have someone talk about the flag at your social.