Ways To Teach Your Kids To Honor Veterans At Home - New Canaan & Darien Moms

On Veteran’s Day we honor, remember and thank all of those who serve and have served our country. Many of us with little ones are looking for ways to teach them about Veteran’s Day and how to show thanks to our veterans.

Scroll down for a list of options including crafts and books!

Write & Send a Thank You!

Download a free printable Veteran’s Day card here or here.

Send the cards to:
A Million Thanks
Write Letters to Soldiers
Military Missions
Operation Gratitude

Hang a Flag Together

Put small flags around your yard or a larger flag on a flag pole.

Teach your children flag etiquette with these tips!

Do a Patriotic Craft

Make a paper plate flag. Here’s how!

Make a soldier craft. Here’s how!

Make a flag handprint or tissue paper flag art. Here’s how!

Read a Book

Barnes & Noble suggests 8 picture books for Veteran’s Day, here!
Barnes & Noble is offering free curbside pick-up on online orders.
The Main Library and the Harry Bennett Branch will be open until 6 p.m., Weed and South End Branch are closed on Veterans Day.

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