Colorado’s annual Homeschool Day at the Capitol was held on Friday, April 7, 2017. The state of Colorado recognized this day as Home Education Day by proclamation of the governor.
Over 1,500 registered and participated in activities throughout the day. Check out a quick recap here (video & photos!) and click over to Facebook to view even more.
Opening of the House and Senate with homeschool students leading the National Anthem
Joy of Homeschooling signs displayed at the Capitol
Liberty Celebration at Pillar of Fire Church
Constitution 101 Class at the Capitol (taught by Jenna Ellis)
Picnic lunch outside Pillar of Fire Church
Fife & drum march to the Capitol
Colorado Homeschool Rally at the Capitol
Keynote speaker Chief Justice Roy Moore shared at the Liberty Celebration and the Rally
Pikes Peak Home School Band and Strings performed at the Liberty Celebration and Rally
Banquet with Chief Justice Roy Moore at the Downtown Aquarium
We are grateful to all of you who came! Thank you for taking a day with your children to learn about our government, honor God in the public arena, and show our legislators that we will stand together to maintain our liberty.
We are thankful to God for the freedom He has granted us. May we be faithful to preserve it.
“Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon His name; make known His deeds among the peoples!” Psalm 105:1
Two things to know:
1. Mark your calendars: The 2018 Day at the Capitol will be on Friday, April 13th.
2. Consider making a donation: Families like yours make Homeschool Day at the Capitol possible through donations. Will you partner with us to continue hosting this important event? (You can donate online here.)
Keep standing for freedom:
We encourage you to continue to stand for homeschool freedom throughout the year. Here’s how:
- Stay tuned to CHEC eblasts for urgent legislative alerts (sign up here)
- Subscribe to the CHEC blog for regular updates from Carolyn Martin, Legislative Liason (learn more here)
- Be encouraged and filled up to continue the journey at the Rocky Mountain Homeschool Conference
- Join the Homeschool Legal Defense Association
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