Aside from the enjoyment of firecrackers, etc., there are a few games to amuse the children on this day. If a party has been planned for the Fourth, the rooms should be appropriately decorated for the occasion. As soon as all the children a... Read more of JULY FOURTH. at Games Kids Play.caInformational Site Network Informational
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The Glad Evangel
Kate Douglas Wiggin When The Child Of Nazareth Was Bor...

The Voyage Of The Wee Red Cap
Ruth Sawyer Durand It Was The Night Of St. Stephen, And ...

Cradle Hymn
Isaac Watts Hush, My Dear, Lie Still And Slumber; ...

Master Sandy's Snapdragon
Elbridge S. Brooks There Was Just Enough Of December In ...

The Christmas Masquerade
Mary E. Wilkins Freeman On Christmas Eve The Mayor's Sta...

The Angels
William Drummond Run, Shepherds, Run Where Bethleh...

The Mother
Robert Haven Schauffler All Day Her Watch Had Lasted On Th...

A Christmas Letter From Australia
Douglas Sladen 'tis Christmas, And The North Wind Blow...

OLD CAROLS AND EXERCISES




Santa Claus At Simpson's Bar
BRET HARTE It was nearly midnight when the festivities were interrupted. Hush! said Dick Bullen, holding up his hand. It was the querulous voice of Johnny from his adjacent closet: Oh, dad! The Old Man arose h...

God Rest You Merry Gentlemen
OLD CAROL God rest you, merry gentlemen, Let nothing you dismay, For Jesus Christ, our Saviour, Was born upon this day. To save us all from Satan's pow'r When we were gone ast...

Old Christmas Returned
All you that to feasting and mirth are inclined, Come here is good news for to pleasure your mind, Old Christmas is come for to keep open house, He scorns to be guilty of starving a mouse: Then...

Christmas Carol
As Joseph was a-waukin' He heard an angel sing, This night shall be the birthnight Of Christ our heavenly King. His birth-bed shall be neither In housen nor in hall, Nor in th...

In Excelsis Gloria
When Christ was born of Mary free, In Bethlehem, in that fair citie, Angels sang there with mirth and glee, _In Excelsis Gloria!_ Herdsmen beheld these angels bright, To them appea...

The Boar's Head Carol
(Sung at Queen's College, Oxford.) The boar's head in hand bear I, Bedecked with bays and rosemary; And I pray you, my masters, be merry, Quot estis in convivio. _Caput apri defero ...