The Celebrating Our Presidents and Our Freedom ceremony highlights the historical significance and purpose of the Constitution and Bill of Rights. With quotes from presidents and other leaders, participants recall how the Constitution was created and consider how it affects our lives. "Celebrating the Constitution and Bill of Rights" is a more challenging ceremony intended for older participants. Use our Glossary for key word descriptions found in the ceremonies.
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