On the flag day in chicago there was over 300,00 kids and adults that participated in the celebration. The adults had also participated in the patriotic programs. Colonial dames of America adopted the resolution requesting the mayor of philadelphia on the 25th of April
In addition, our Summer Reading Program, is heavily concentrated in the City of Poughkeepsie. Last year, BB & CBB served over 250 children and the program volunteers clocked in over 1,600 hours of volunteer time. This year, through the month of May, over 300 children have benefited from the Book Buddies & Classroom Book Buddies program. Thank
14th Annual Robert Canada Friendship Pow-Wow Please join us this year as the City hosts its 14th Annual Robert Canada Friendship Pow-Wow and experience this amazing social celebration taking place on the Furgeson Elementary Field located at 22215 S. Elaine Ave., Saturday, August 13th from 10:00am to 10:00pm and Sunday, August 14th from 12:00pm to 6:00pm. The event will include live entertainment, children’s activities, and vendor booths with food, drinks and Indian crafts for sale. The Robert Canada Friendship Pow Wow is an Annual Pow Wow in honor of former Mayor Robert Canada. It is a celebration and pays tribute to ll those who called this land home before it became America. The Pow Wow will start with a grand entry, where all the participating
The attendance of the event was 123 people by Carnes Hill and surrounding suburbs locals, Liverpool City Council received 50 feedback forms from the event. Stakeholder Workshop; The stakeholder workshop event was on Wednesday 13th of June 2012 from 2pm to 4pm at Greenway Park Community Centre. The purpose of this event was information on the proposed Recreational and Community Precinct to community business and future plans. The event provided with presentation from Liverpool City Council and Brewster Hjorth Architects and feedback sheets. The event of the stockholder workshop, brought up some concerning issues of the Recreational and Community Precinct, as it effects way of life these issues include; Access for the disabled people Enough toilets,setting areas, shade especially for children play areas Will there be enough cafes and restaurants How will the Council know what programs to add in for
A stop at the visitor center, followed by a self-guided walk around the Casa Grande, will provide visitors with a memorable view of Hohokam technology and society” (National Park Service). Casa Grande Ruins National Monument is nearby in Coolidge. Coolidge is a bit further from the Interstate 10 but just get off the highway at any exit for Coolidge and then follow the signs. Casa Grande Ruins National Monument is open from 9 am to 5 pm daily except for Thanksgiving and Christmas Days. The entry fee for everyone age 16 and up is 5 dollars per person, good for
The 33rd annual Fair at New Boston was an outdoor, living history event held on Labor Day weekend at George Rogers Clark Park in Springfield, Ohio. The two day only event was open to the public for a reasonable admission fee, and was sponsored by a diverse group of prominent companies and local businesses, which included Red Lobster, Hampton by Hilton, Young’s Jersey Dairy, Indian Creek Distillery, and Champion City Cross Fit. Moreover, the Fair at New Boston’s extensive roster included battle reenactments, military tactical demonstrations, historical impressions and character interpretations, archery matches, puppeteering, theatre, music, and dance performances, and numerous medicinal, trade, craft, and art exhibits. Therefore, under the earnest
On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King held his famous I Have a Dream speech near the Lincoln Memorial. This was known as the March on Washington. More than 200,000 people came to this rally. It went over the problems faced African Americans during the time. This rally showed successful, in the way that in years to come, it influenced good
General John Logan decided that this day should be celebrated on May 30th because on this date, flowers would be blooming all over the country. At the first national celebration at Arlington National Cemetery, about 5,000 people decorated the graves of more than 20,000 soldiers. In 1873, New York made Memorial Day a legal holiday. This holiday gradually to other states.
Have you ever seen a city packed with over 15,000 people wearing red shirts, serving their community? Well, this year I was able to be apart of it. Thanks to Church of the Highlands, based out of Birmingham, Alabama, lead by senior pastor Chris Hodges we were able to make this happen. Through encouragement of the church I was able to serve in its annual “Serve Day,” in Ensley, Alabama, contributing my skills of grass cutting, painting walls, and playing with children. This hot mid-July day started just like any other in Alabama.
He also dedicated a special holiday called "Flower carts", when real works of art, consisting of fresh fresh flowers, are carried every year at the end of winter by wagon along the streets of the city, arranging a colorful procession and welcoming the spring. "The Feast of the Goddess Flora" was born in San Remo in 1904 and eventually turned into a unique spectacle, which every time trying to about 60 thousand spectators, especially for this coming to San Remo. Another exciting event that draws attention to San Remo is the rally (officially called Rallye Sanremo), one of the most important sporting events in the city and the surrounding area, held here since 1928. Every spring at the end of March, the Milan-San Remo bike ride is held. For one day cyclists must overcome 290 km, this is one of the longest bicycle trips of one day, in which both Italian and foreign athletes take part.
Columbus Day: A Big Fair Day for Students What’s better than no school? No school and riding DART to the fair, of course. Students from across Texas can leave their textbooks behind and venture to the State Fair on Columbus Day, Oct. 10., one of the busiest fair days of the season. From the Kid’s Boardwalk to The Taylor Swift Experience, Columbus Day at the fair offers students a variety of fun entertainment. Students can also watch Nashville-based singer and songwriter Ben Rector headline the Columbus Day concert at 5:30 p.m. as a part of the Texas State Fair’s free concert lineup.