SCC schools host Veterans Day events
St. Croix Central Elementary and Middle Schools hosted Veterans Day events on Wednesday, Nov. 11.
The elementary's program began at 9 a.m. Thirteen veterans attended the program, which included patriotic music, speeches and a moment of silence.
More veterans attended the middle school's program in the afternoon. The hour-long program included patriotic music, speeches about historical aspects of the day, an original poem and a moment of silence. Girl Scout Troops 51932 and 50415 explained the history of the poppy and gave each veteran in attendance a poppy they made.
Veterans were also invited to a lunch at the middle school before the program.
To see more pictures from both programs, click the links below.