Pop Up Holiday Programming: Veterans Day

When:
November 11, 2017 all-day
2017-11-11T00:00:00-05:00
2017-11-12T00:00:00-05:00
Cost:
Free with Admission

Pop Up Holiday Programming: Veteran’s Day Saturday, November 11
Honor and remember those who have served in our Armed Forces through art, music, movement, and stories.   Join us to raise the flag and kick off Veterans Day celebrations in a flag ceremony led by the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania.
 
Three Art Salute
Saturday 10:00 AM-3:00 PM
Program Room, 1st Floor 
All Ages
Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Today choose a way (or three!) to honor those who serve our country – you can decorate a letter to a veteran, design an airplane, or fold a flag.
 
Patriotic Music and Movement
 9:30 AM-10:00 AM
Hamilton Hall, 1st Floor
All Ages
Join us for a morning stretch to get ready to celebrate Veterans Day.  Left, right, left!  March to the beat, sound the bugle, and warm-up for the 10 am flag ceremony.
 
Music and Movement: Flag Ceremony
Hamilton Hall, 1st Floor
10:00-10:30 AM
All Ages
Keep your eye on the grand old flag! Join us to raise the flag and kick off Veteran’s day celebrations in a flag ceremony led by the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania.
 
America Storytime
1:30 PM – 2:00 PM 
Daniel Tiger Exhibition
All Ages
Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with patriotic stories.
 
Please Touch Playhouse: There’s Something Under My Bed
Saturday 11:00-11:30am & 1:00-1:30pm
Please Touch Playhouse, Ground Floor 
All Ages
There’s Something Under My Bed:  Sam is three years old and learning to cope with bedtime by himself.  Is there something living under his bed, or is it just the dust bunnies after all?
 
Music and Movement: Patriotic Parade
4:30-5:00
Hamilton Hall, 1st Floor 
All Ages
Join us as for a patriotic parade through the Museum and celebrate Veterans.

 

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