Veterans from almost every branch of the military were present and honored at The Learning Center’s Veteran’s Day Program on November 8th. music coordinator, Judy Coleman and drama director, Lisa Maliska directed the program that included a moving rendition of Battle Hymn of the Republic, sung by the 2nd through 4th grade chorus. The TLC! GrowZone drama group recited a dramatic reading of the Gettysburg Address.
Members of the Army, Air Force, Marines and Navy stood as “A Tribute to the Armed Services” by Lloyd Larson was sung by the 2nd through 4th grade chorus group. The “Posting of the Colors” and “Retiring of the Colors” flag ceremony was conducted by local Cub Scout Troops 400 and 407.
“We are so honored to have our local Veterans attend our celebration of their service,” said Mary Jo Dyre, director of The Learning Center.