Some upcoming events (from SDIT Legacies eUpdate May 2009): Memorial Day at ‘the Wall’: the annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, 1PM (EST) on Monday, May 25.
TAPS Good Grief Camp:”What is SDIT doing to help the ‘sons and daughters’ of today?”
Last year, SDIT members from across the country helped deliver a panel discussion about the realities of raising – and being – a surviving Gold Star child. If you plan to be in the Washington, DC-area over Memorial Day weekend and are interested in helping with this program, contact Colleen Shine at : firstname.lastname@example.org. A link to the program information: www.taps.org/events
Father’s Day at ‘the Wall’: The 2009 Father’s Day ‘Rose for Remembrance’ ceremony will be held Sunday June 21. SDIT members and their families are invited to attend and help place roses at the base of each panel on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. For more information, contact email@example.com or visit http://www.vvmf.org/index.cfm?SectionID=19
SDIT is planning a larger Father's Day gathering at the Wall in 2010!