Wayland: Veterans Ceremony
WAYLAND—Pine Street Elementary School’s 5th and 6th graders will honor local veterans at the annual Veterans Day Ceremony. The event will be on Friday, Nov. 9, at 10 a.m. in the Pine Street Elementary School Gym. The public and local veterans are invited to attend the ceremony. During the ceremony, students are selected to help escort the colors in the Grand Entrance of Armed Forces and greet guests. One 6th grader will be chosen to recite the poem In Flanders Field. The 6th grade choir will perform and a high school band student will play Taps. Students will also present their thoughts on what a veteran means to them. The Pine Street Elementary Gym is located across from the school on Pearl Street in Wayland. Doors will open at 9:30am.
Immediately following the ceremony, the Wayland VFW Post #7581 will be serving light refreshments for veterans and their families. Pine Street students will be reading their appreciation letters to the veterans.