Hang on to your hats and celebrate in style along with millions of others across the nation as it is the annual celebration of National Hat Day.
• Hats may be worn for safety and protection, religious reasons, ceremonial reasons, warmth or fashion.
• In the Middle Ages, hats were an indicator of social status.
• In the military, hats may denote nationality, branch of service, rank and/or regiment.
• Structured hats for women began to be worn in the late 16th century.
Azura Memory of Oshkosh created their very own fashion statements as they made their own hats using balloons while Azura Memory Care of Eau Claire grabbed the chance to just act silly. It was a time to share about the types of hats that our residents once wore and shared a lot of fun and laughter among friends and family.