Grandparents Day Songs & Poems

Grandparent-centric songs and poems in honor of National Grandparents Day.


Drove My Chevy to the Levee on Grandparents Day
Take American Pie, update the lyrics by many years, and you've got an anthem. more lyrics »

Grandpa's Little Girl (Based on Daddy's Little Girl)
You're the end of the rainbow, my pot of gold,
You're Grandpa's Little Girl to have and hold. more lyrics »

Grandpa’s Lullaby (A Song for Anya)
So sweet the baby, so sweet the baby,
reaching little hands, wandering little eyes. more lyrics »

A Song for Grandma and Grandpa
Oh Grandma, Grandpa, you know that I love you
I love all those little things that you say and domore lyrics »


Grandparents Day Diamond Poem
Take a look at our Grandparents' Day Diamond Poem. Fill it out, have some fun! Diamond Poem »

Funny Poems About Grandparents
Poet Howard Eisenberg has written some truly funny rhymes and poems, collected in an anthology called Toddler Empire. Here are some of our favorites »

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Grandparents Day is the second Sunday of September.  In the years since Jimmy Carter first declared Grandparents Day a national holiday in 1978, we’ve been following his call to reflect on the impact grandparents have on our own lives — and on society. In that spirit, we’ll help you celebrate the grands in your life with creative gifts, activities for the whole family, and more.



love it
charlie calls me granma

anonymous on 2012-09-09 16:26:03

Awesome site for grandparents to have so with that note I have 4 grandchildren.

anonymous on 2012-09-09 15:09:17

Awesome site for Grandparents it bring out awareness of many sacrifices Grandparents give to their grandchildren as as their families. Thank You!

anonymous on 2012-09-09 15:06:26

Wonderfull poems I was truly touched

anonymous on 2012-09-07 21:39:06