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President Calvin Coolidge Birthday Celebration

Selected as a “Top 10 Summer Event” by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce!  Calvin Coolidge is the only U.S. president born on Independence Day, and this year is his 150th birthday! At 12:00 Noon, the Vermont National Guard leads a march to the cemetery where a wreath from the White House is placed at the president’s gravesite.  Afternoon activities include tours of the historic village, barbecue, birthday cake, wagon rides, Stringfield Springers old-time string band, traditional craft demonstrations, and children’s games.  The event is free; admission is charged to tour the historic buildings. Hours for the celebration are 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Organized by the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation and Vermont Division for Historic Preservation.

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