Thanking military veterans at NCES

Veterans had front-row seats at the special second-grade ceremony held Nov. 22 at NCES. Photo by Cynthia Hochswender

NORTH CANAAN — Veterans from the area were invited to North Canaan Elementary School on Wednesday, Nov. 22, for a special ceremony hosted by the second-grade class.

The students sang songs and read aloud short essays they wrote about their gratitude to the servicemen and women for their service, and about their memories of the military veterans in their own lives.

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