Declare your Independence from smoking

Discussion created by TerrieQuit on Jun 30, 2016
Latest reply on Jul 25, 2016 by Magstoyou

Keep your commitment strong! Join us and take the daily pledge not to smoke. We help keep each other accountable for our quit!

Here are a few interesting things happening in July:

Happy Canada Day on July 1rst for our Canadian friends!

Canada Day (FrenchFête du Canada) is the national day of Canada, a federal statutory holiday celebrating the anniversary of the July 1, 1867, enactment of the Constitution Act, 1867 (then called the British North America Act, 1867), which united three colonies into a single country called Canada within the British Empire.[1][2][3] Originally called Dominion Day (FrenchLe Jour de la Confédération), the holiday was renamed in 1982, the year the Canada Act was passed. Canada Day observances take place throughout Canada as well as among Canadians internationally.




Independence Day (United States)

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    "Fourth of July" and "4th of July" redirect here. For the date, see     July 4. For other uses, see     Independence Day (disambiguation). For other related material, see     Fourth of July (disambiguation).  
Independence Day
Fourth of July fireworks behind the Washington Monument, 1986.jpg       
        Displays of fireworks, such as these over the        Washington Monument in 1986, take place across the United States on Independence Day.      
Also called The Fourth of July
Observed by the United States
Type National
Significance The day in 1776 that theDeclaration of Independence was adopted by the Continental Congress
Celebrations Fireworksfamily reunions, concerts, barbecuespicnics,paradesbaseball games

Independence Day of the United States, also referred to as the Fourth of July or July Fourth in the U.S., is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, by the Continental Congress declaring that the thirteen American colonies regarded themselves as a new nation, the United States of America, and no longer part of the British Empire.[1] Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworksparadesbarbecuescarnivalsfairspicnicsconcerts,baseball gamesfamily reunions, and political speeches and ceremonies, in addition to various other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of the United States. Independence Day is the National Day of the United States.