Gertrude Walker Elementary School and Plymell Elementary School will each recognize Veterans Day on Monday.
Gertrude Walker will present a program for the holiday at 2:30 p.m. in the school's gym, 805 W. Fair St., where a veteran will speak to students and the school choir will perform patriotic music. The program is open to the public.
Plymell's staff and students will host a Heroes' Breakfast for veterans and first responders from the Garden City Fire and Police departments, Finney County Sheriff’s Office, Kansas Highway Patrol, Finney County EMS and LifeTeam. Breakfast will be served from 7:50 to 8:20 a.m. at the school, 20 W. Plymell Road. The LifeTeam helicopter will land at the school at 8:30 a.m.