Veterans from around Teton County will be honored at a variety of programs to celebrate Veterans Day.
Choteau Elementary School K-6 students will honor all who have served their country on Monday, Nov. 11 at 2 p.m. in the high school auditorium. This year marks the school’s 22nd year of presenting the Veterans Day memorial program.
The program will include songs and patriotic readings to honor U.S. veterans. Immediately following the program, all veterans are invited to a reception. All in the community are invited to attend the program to honor area veterans.
“We hope all area veterans or those currently serving our country can attend,” CES Principal Chuck Gameon said. “This is our opportunity to pay tribute to the men and women who have sacrificed so much for the freedoms we enjoy today. We invite our entire community to attend this special event to honor our veterans.”
The Fairfield Public Schools will host a Veterans Day breakfast on Monday, Nov. 11. The breakfast for the veterans and their spouses will be held in the school cafeteria from 7:30-8:15 a.m. followed by a program at 8:20 a.m. in the main gymnasium. Elementary and high school students will perform musical selections along with readings that pay tribute to the veterans. A highlight of the program is when all current and past members of the U.S. military in attendance take center stage during a roll call to each of the branches’ military songs.
The Dutton/Brady Public Schools students will recognize veterans during a program on Monday, Nov. 11, at 10:15 a.m. in the school auditorium. All members of the community, especially veterans, are invited. After the program, everyone is invited to lunch in the school cafeteria.
The Veterans Day pancake supper in Dutton will take place on Nov. 11 at the Dutton American Legion hall from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Anyone interested in helping can all Colleen Campbell at 781-6461 or Lynn Habel at 788-5729.
The Greenfield Elementary School will honor all veterans and active duty military members and their families on Tuesday, Nov. 12, with a veterans appreciation lunch from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Those planning to attend are asked to call 467-2433 by Nov. 8 to let the cook know how many to cook for.
Power Public Schools will celebrate Veterans Day on Tuesday, Nov. 12. Students have invited the veterans in the community to have lunch at 11 a.m. with the elementary students. The second and third students will spend time interviewing the veterans after lunch. There will be a presentation of awards for students that won for Americanism essays and poppy posters. Songs will be sung by the choir and some elementary classes.