Military Spouse Employment

Blue Star Families Joins Letter to Candidates on Respecting Gold Star Families

Blue Star Families joined six veteran and family member service organizations–Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), Gold Star Wives, GotYour6, Give an Hour, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America and…

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Spend Summer at the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens

With 2.5 acres of historic gardens on the banks of the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, FL, the Cummer Museum is the perfect blend of art, gardens and education to…

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SAY ‘AHA!’

A Hands-On Adventure, A Children’s Museum AHA! is a 4,000 square foot adventure space in Lancaster, Ohio featuring more than 30 hands-on exhibits and activities for children of all ages!…

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SCOUT: Seeking a Museum on the Go!

This summer, Blue Star Families has partnered with the SCOUT Military Discount app to help you find participating* Blue Star Museums on the go. Not sure where the closest FREE…

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Up, Up, and Away!

[Flying] fosters fantasies of childhood, of omnipotence, rapid shifts of being, miraculous moments; it stirs our capacity for dreaming. — Joyce Carol Oates, 1935 Dream with your eyes wide open…

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BSF Volunteer Receives Commander’s Award for Public Service

Blue Star Families would like to recognize Sherleana Fuentes, Grafenwoehr Chapter Director, for receiving the Commander’s Award for Public Service. The award is given to recognize service or achievements that…

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Go Green at the US Botanic Garden this Summer

Beat the heat this summer with an escape indoors to the United States Botanic Garden! At the foot of the Capitol and on the grounds of the National Mall, this…

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Intrepid Military Kid Reporters!

This summer military teen reporters are on the hunt for some of the best Blue Star Museums to visit across the country. Recently, Lydia and Faith ventured into Washington, DC…

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PTSD and TBI

Both PTSD and TBI are Invisible Injuries which have both distinct and overlapping symptoms. Here’s an overview of both conditions. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, is the body and…

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Summer Reading Contest

This is a convenient, virtual summer reading program that allows parents to track their child’s reading over the summer, no matter where you are in the world! Plus, there are prizes!

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