On Veteran’s Day we honor, remember and thank all of those who serve and have served our country. Many of us with little ones are looking for ways to teach them about Veteran’s Day and how to show thanks to our veterans. Thank you to our Sister Site Stamford Moms for putting this great list together.


Scroll down for a list of options including crafts and books!


Write & Send a Thank You!

Download a free printable Veteran’s Day card here or here.
Send the cards to:
A Million Thanks
Military Missions
Operation Gratitude


Hang a Flag Together

Put small flags around your yard or a larger flag on a flag pole.
Teach your children flag etiquette with these tips!


Do a Patriotic Craft

Make a paper plate flag. Here’s how!
Make a soldier craft. Here’s how!
Make a flag handprint or tissue paper flag art. Here’s how!


Read a Book

Barnes & Noble suggests 8 picture books for Veteran’s Day, here!
Barnes & Noble is offering free curbside pick-up on online orders.
The Mendham Township & Borough, as well as Bernards Township and Bernardsville Libraries are offering virtual story times and sing alongs. Check out Calendar Page for full details.

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