Posted on May 31, 2018 by admin
State Representative Noreen Kokoruda, Memorial Day Essay Finalists Ana Flanagan and Seth Gyllestein and Commander Donna Farrell during the Memorial Day ceremony in Madison on Saturday, May 26, 2018. In the spirit of the Memorial Day holiday, middle school students from Brown Middle School, Our Lady of Mercy School, and Country School in Madison were asked to submit essays on the topic: ‘Why Do We Celebrate Memorial Day?’
Finalists read their essays during Madison’s Memorial Day ceremonies and finalists from each school will be invited to a presentation ceremony on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 6:45 p.m. at Madison Town Hall during a Board of Selectman meeting where they will receive special recognition from Rep. Kokoruda.
Finalist Hazel Siu read her essay on Friday, May 25, 2018 during a ceremony held at Brown Middle School in Madison.