Memorial Day, Hooray!

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Memorial Day, Hooray!

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We will celebrate Memorial Day 2014 with stories, songs, and a patriotic craft on Sunday May 25 at 2 p.m.

This is our weekly Family Funday Sunday program.

To learn more more about this special holiday, here are seven Memorial Day books to share with your child.

Curl up, get cozy, and read!

Memorial Day Surprise
By Theresa Martin Golding
JUV E GOLDING
 
When Marco attends a Memorial Day parade, he is surprised to see a familiar face among the veterans.
 
"Memorial Day Surprise" book
Memorial Day
By Jacqueline S. Cotton
JUV 394.26 COTTON
 
Introduces the history of Memorial Day and explains how it is observed today.
 
"Memorial Day" by Cotton book
Memorial Day
By Sheri Dean
JUV 394.26 DEAN
 
Learn why and how people celebrate Memorial Day.
"Memorial Day" by Dean book
Memorial Day
By Christin Ditchfield
JUV 394.26 DITCHFIELD
 
This True Book series title explains how Memorial Day started and how people observe this day of remembrance.
 
 
"Memorial Day" by Ditchfield book
Memorial Day
By Lynn Hamilton
JUV 394.26 HAMILTON
 
Examines the history of Memorial Day and describes some of the ways that this holiday is celebrated.

 
"Memorial Day" by Hamilton book
Memorial Day
By Rebecca Rissman
JUV 394.26 RISSMAN
 
Introduces Memorial Day, including the history of the holiday, why it is important, and how it is celebrated today.
 
"Memorial Day" by Rissman book
Star-Spangled Crafts
By Kathy Ross
JUV 745.5 ROSS
 
Provides instructions for creating a variety of crafts with patriotic themes, including a firecracker lapel pin, flag mosaic, American eagle magnet, fireworks trinket box, Liberty Bell favors, and more.
 
"Star-Spangled Crafts" book