RYE, N.Y. – Come to the Rye Free Reading Room on Wednesday for a celebration of the nation’s 236th birthday. The ceremony includes patriotic singing and unfurling of the American Legion’s historic American flag.
Selected speeches and a reading of the Declaration of Independence begin at 10:30 a.m. on the porch of the Rye Free Reading Room, located on the village green, 1061 Boston Post Road. The event is presented by Leaders of Tomorrow.
For more information, call Doug Carey at 914-305-1721 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The evening of July 4 Rye Playland hosts fireworks at 9:30 p.m. The park’s operating schedule and admission prices can be found online or by calling 914-813-7010. Parking is $10 on July 4. Rye Playland can be reached via the New England Thruway (I-95), Playland Parkway exit 19, which leads directly into Playland.