As wildflowers burst into bloom and the temperatures warm up, U.S. Americans prepare to celebrate an important holiday in U.S. culture, Memorial Day. While many look forward to this holiday as it represents the start of summer and a three-day weekend, do you know the true meaning, culture, and history of Memorial Day? Find out [...]
Memorial Day brings U.S. Americans together for a day of reflection as we honor those who gave their lives for our freedom. First initiated to remember fallen Union soldiers, Memorial Day became a national holiday after World War I, honoring all who died while defending our nation and its values. Though historically a solemn holiday, [...]
For those who are hosting a Memorial Day get-together, here are five tips for ensuring that the holiday is a day of fun and reflection for all your guests.
As school districts ring their final bell and children anticipate summer camp and swim lessons - let’s remember the true roots of our U.S. American Memorial Day on May 30th this year.