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Tuesday, 09/22/09, Public Square

equinoxThe September Equinox

On the equinox, the sun rises directly in the east and sets directly in the west. This is true for both the fall and spring equinoxes. So on two days of the year you can find the exact cardinal directions of East and West by using the sun. The ancients did this when they set up their calendars at Stonehenge and the Mayan pyramid, among others.

The autumnal equinox for the northern hemisphere is the vernal equinox for the southern hemisphere.  This must mean our friend Loon is welcoming Spring!

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Is planting on your weekend agenda?

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I wonder if they come in different colors.
I wonder about the fragrance?
I wonder if they’re cheaper by the dozen.
I wonder if it would help to put those
preservative packets in the water.
I wonder if they come in long-stemmed.
I wonder if they will bloom soon…………………………………
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Friday, 05/01/09 Public Square

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What does May Day mean to you?  Did you do anything as a child to mark this day?  What is on your mind this first day of May?

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