Flying The Flag!

Memorial Day And Flag Dates to Remember.

The American Flag

The American Flag

This Monday is Memorial Day, originally called “Decoration Day”,  it is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service.

The Trendy Bed would like to take this time to thank all of those who have given their life for their Country – U.S.A.

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Memorial Day

Don’t forget to fly the flag on Monday, May 31, 2010.  Proudly display your patriotism with an American Flag.

It’s appropriate to display the flag everyday (as long as it flies in accordance with the rules of the U.S. Flag Code).

However, it’s particularly important to fly the flag on the following days:

  • New Year’s Day,  January 1
  • Inauguration Day, January 20
  • Martin Luther King, Jr’s birthday,  third Monday in January
  • Lincoln’s Birthday, February 12
  • Washington’s Birthday, third Monday in February
  • East Sunday
  • Mother’s Day, Second Sunday in May
  • Armed Forces Day, third Saturday in May
  • Memorial Day (half-staff until noon), last Monday in May
  • Flag Day,   June 14
  • Independence Day, July 4
  • Labor Day, first Monday in September
  • Constitution Day, September 17
  • Columbus Day, second Monday in October
  • Navy Day,  October 27
  • Veterans Day,  November 11
  • Thanksgiving Day, fourth Thursday in November
  • Christmas Day, December 25
  • and such other days as may be proclaimed by the President of the United States;  the birthdays of  States (date of admission); and on State holidays.
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One Nation Under God

Peace be with us all.

Cathy C

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