As grandparents day approaches in early September, we look forward to the opportunity to bring children and grandparents together. Celebrated on the first Sunday after Labor Day, this is a wonderful time to celebrate their relationship and children and grandparents create memories together. Send gorgeous flowers through Central Square Florist. Our professional, friendly delivery service will be happy to bring your gorgeous flowers anywhere in the greater Boston area, including local nursing homes, retirement communities and private residents. Include a beautiful poem or prayer for grandparents with your delivery. If you get the opportunity to spend time together with grandparents, here are a few ideas that will create memories and lots of laughs. Read More about 4 Ways To Create Memories On Grandparents Day »
"What a bargain grandchildren are! I give them my loose change, and they give me a million dollars’ worth of pleasure." Gene Perret
Grandparents Day was officially approved by Congress in 1978. The holiday was the brainchild of Marian McQuade - a mother and grandmother herself - and was to be celebrated on the first Sunday after Labor Day, which this year falls on September 10.
Marian envisioned a day full of family history and sharing. She encouraged people to spend the day enjoying reunions with extended families, giving elders an opportunity to impart wisdom and share family stories. Through these activities, McQuade hoped that the younger generations would come to greater appreciate their history and legacy, as seen through the lives of their grandparents. The desire to maintain a connection between the generations was inspired by more and more American families abandoning the tradition of many generations under one roof. Read More about Beautiful Grandparents Day Flowers »
Posted by Jackie Levine on August 24, 2017
| Last Updated: August 26, 2017
Show your love and appreciation with flowers from Central Square Florist on Grandparents’ Day Sunday, September 12th. Have us deliver a lovely floral arrangement or wonderful green or blooming plant to honor these special family members. Your gift will mean… Read More about Spoil your Grandparents! »
Sunday, September 13th is Grandparents Day! The very first celebration was in 1978 thanks to the efforts of Marian Mcquade of West Virginia.Let the beautifully designed bouquets from Central Square Florist honor the lifetime experiences,love and caring of your… Read More about Grandparents Day! »