Explore & More Children’s Museum is Holding Veterans Day Event, Collecting Toiletry Items For Local Service Members Deployed

November 9, 2018

Written By

Mary Friona Celani

Explore & More and Geico are teaming up to offer a wonderful Veterans Day event. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will be packed with fun and memorable events for kids and their parents.

Kids will help make 60 wheelchair blankets that will be donated to the Buffalo Veterans Hospital. They’ll also make cards to mail to an actively deployed unit in Baghdad. There will be a sing along with the help of some Cub Scouts.

The museum is also collecting travel size toiletry items to send to a unit from the 914th Airlift Wing out of the Niagara Falls Air Base – that are currently deployed unit in Baghdad.

There will be FREE admission for active duty and retired military members.

The event runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. but the museum is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.!

This will be a wonderful opportunities for little ones to learn about Veterans Day and the brave men and women who have and still protect our country! Plus, they’ll have a blast playing in the museum.

Explore & More Children’s Museum, 300 Gleed Avenue, East Aurora.  More info at exploreandmore.org




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