Veterans' Appreciation Day

200 Veterans | 200 Students


On November 11th (Remembrance Day), we host our annual "200 Veterans with 200 Students," an event that gives students a chance to talk to veterans one-on-one or in small groups and experience history in a way that they never had before. Such stories are not found in textbooks.

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The Windsor Historical Society - Veterans Memories Project hosts their annual Veterans Appreciation Day since 2002. What makes this event special is that veterans dine for free, and students will have a chance to talk to military veterans about their personal experiences. In addition to the luncheon, students have a chance to attend an educational trip to Ottawa, all expenses paid by the WHS - VMP.