Eagle kids light candles on Veteran’s Day
Eagle, CO Colorado
EAGLE, Colorado ” Students at Brush Creek Elementary School in Eagle, Colorado Tuesday celebrated Veteran’s Day by singing patriotic songs and learning about military service.
Students submitted veterans’ names, which were written on a candle and placed on a giant flag in the school’s gymnasium.
Several veterans attended the ceremony and Amy Van Goey, parent of a Brush Creek student and veteran of the Marine Corps who served in Desert Storm, spoke to the kids and taught them the Marine cheer: “ooo rah!”
Music teacher Liane Gulizia organized the ceremony.