Across the country families and communities will be celebrating our nation’s 237th birthday with parades, picnics and fireworks. If you’d like to get in on some local fun, check out these sites. Each has information about what’s happening in your area of the country.
You can also GRILL FOR A CAUSE this summer by hosting a barbecue to raise money for the USO. When you register your event at: http://www.bbqforthetroops.org you create a webpage where your guests can donate to support men and women in the armed forces.
July is NATIONAL ICE CREAM MONTH. You can celebrate with your favorite treat and even try making your own. For directions on how to make ICE CREAM IN A PLASTIC BAG go to: eHow:How to Make Ice Cream in a Bag
You can also try: http://www.pbskids.org Homemade Ice Cream
HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!