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Widely observed since 1868, Memorial
Day was originally known as Decoration Day because participants
honored the nation's Civil War dead by decorating their graves.
In 1971, Congress declared Memorial Day a national holiday to be
celebrated the last Monday in May. We have gathered a list of Memorial
Day Events to keep you busy all weekend.
GOLF, AND TENNIS CLUBS
||This summer, spend spend some time outdoors swiming,
playing golf or tennis. Our Sports
and Fitness Guide and point you in right direction.
||Let us help you plan your Jersey
Shore getaway. Our shore guide includes links to beach
badge information, golf courses, bike trails, campgrounds, surfing,
parks, and marinas.
||Explore the bicycle
trails within our local state parks, including Delaware
State Parks. Consider taking a bike
Mark your calendars for June 18th, 24th and 25th.
Have fun at the summer
festival on the Delaware Canal in Yardley and Bristol.
It includes decorated boat parades, music, food, a Critter Race,
cardboard boat building, and more! Completed in 1832, the 60-mile-long
Delaware Canal runs from Bristol to Easton. It was used to transport
anthracite coal from the PA coal regions to the cities on the eastern
Next race is Saturday May 28th. Celebrate Memorial
Day Weekend with over 800 runners and walkers at the annual Doylestown
5K Race. The race starts at Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Church and ends in the heart of Doylestown Borough. Runners of all
ages and levels are welcomed. Click
here for additional races in June.
THAT HAVE GONE TO THE DOGS
Core Creek Dog Park in Langhorne
Create a Dog Park in Doylestown
CALLING HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO VOLUNTEER
||Looking for volunteer opportunities for the summer?
Check out our Volunteer
SUMMER CAMP GUIDE
||With nearly 200
camps in our guide, you will be sure to find one that
is just right for your child. This diverse selection includes camps
for sports, performing arts, visual arts, equestrian skills, language,
science, cooking, outdoor activities, and more.
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