@saratogiannews—SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. >> Geyser Road Elementary School joined other district elementary schools, celebrating Thursday morning the birth date of the American Flag. Students sang, handed out certificates to veterans and spoke about the importance of the flag to a crowd of family and friends in a ceremony that has become tradition over the years in Saratoga Springs.
Flag Day: What is it and why do we celebrate it?. Flag Day is set to take place on June 14. It honors a June 14, 1777, resolution from the Second Continental Congress which called for an official United States flag.