June 29 - July 3: 4th Of July Week

Monday, June 29th: Fireworks Photo Contest
  • Friday, July 3rd the Cottage Grove Fire Department will be launching a high altitude firework show from the Homburg construction site behind Glacial Drumlin School. Most CG residents should be able to see them from their own homes! The show will begin at 9:30pm. CLICK HERE for more info.
  • Make sure you have a good view of the fireworks, take some photos of the show. Send us your best photo to enter into the Fireworks Photo Contest!
  • Submit your entry by commenting on our Facebook post with your photo or email your photo to sfrederickson@village.cottage-grove.wi.us by 8am on Saturday, July 4th.
  • Voting will take place Saturday, July 4th - Monday, July 6th at 10am.
  • The winner will be revealed Monday, July 6th at Noon.

Tuesday, June 30th: 4th of July DIY Mason Jar Lanterns
  • Looking for a fun DIY project that you can add to your house decor?
  • Give these DIY Mason Jar Lanterns a try!
  • Watch THIS VIDEO and follow the instructions on how to make the Mason Jar Lanterns.
  • Show us how your DIY Mason Jar Lanterns turned out by commenting on our Tuesday Facebook post.
DIY Mason Jars - Website
Wednesday, July 1st: Workout Wednesday!
  • Join one of our fitness instructors in a short instructional workout video, that we will post on Facebook.
  • Try doing these exercises daily and see if you can do more reps than you could the previous day. 
Thursday July 2nd: 4th of July Coloring Challenge
  • We will post the image below on our Facebook page at noon, Print it out and color the image in as you would like.
  • After coloring in the image post a picture of your final product in the comments section of our Noon Facebook post.
  • Be creative and don't forget to share your final product with us.
4th-Of-July-Coloring-Page - Website
Friday, July 3rd: Cottage Grove Parks & Rec Care Package!
  • We will post on Facebook at 1pm.
  • The post will include a picture of our care package that will be placed somewhere in the village. 
  • Its up to you to find this care package based on the supplied picture in the 1pm post.
  • The first person to find the care package wins all of the items that are included in the care package box.
  • If you find the care package please post a picture of yourself and the items you have won in the comments of our 1pm Facebook post.
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