Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day is a day to pay special tribute to the men and women of the Armed Forces. President Truman led the effort to establish a holiday for citizens to unite and to honor our military heroes for their patriotic service in support of the United States of...

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Children of Fallen Patriots Day

Children of Fallen Patriots Day

Children of Fallen Patriots Day will be observed on May 13, 2021. In the past 25 years, more than 15,000 children have lost parents in military conflict. Children of Fallen Patriots Day was created to both honor these children and raise awareness of the sacrifices and...

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Mother's Day is a holiday celebrated annually on the second Sunday of May. Mother's Day in 2021 is on Sunday, the 9th of May. Do not forget to give your mother a gift, send a card, take her out for dinner or buy her some nice flowers to show her how special she is....

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VE Day

VE Day

On May 7, 1945, the Allied forces of the United States, the United Kingdom, France, and the Soviet Union forced the unconditional surrender of Nazi Germany. The following day, May 8, citizens around the world celebrated the news of “Victory in Europe (V-E) Day.” It...

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Armed Forces Week

Armed Forces Week

Armed Forces Week is celebrated in the week leading up to Armed Forces Day, May 15, 2021. For American service members, Armed Forces Week is an occasion to remember past and present service for all branches of the service. Once upon a time there was a separate...

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Military Spouse Appreciation Day

Military Spouse Appreciation Day

National Military Spouse Appreciation Day, May 7, 2021, is a presidentially approved holiday and  is celebrated annually on the Friday before Mother’s Day. On this day we honor the contributions and sacrifices made by military spouses. Their commitment and support...

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