During a special Naturalization Ceremony at Sauder Village on July 4, guests will have the opportunity to celebrate as 47 people become new U.S. citizens.
The U.S. District Court Naturalization Ceremony will be held on Friday, July 4 at 11:00 a.m. on the Village Green, weather permitting. Forty-seven people from 29 countries will take the oath of American citizenship during this special ceremony at Sauder Village. The Naturalization Ceremony will include special music, the colors carried by the Fulton County Honor Guard and special remarks by guest speakers.
Many other special activities are planned for the Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Event at Sauder Village. Guests will have an opportunity to dress up like Abraham Lincoln and read the Gettysburg Address in the Museum Building.
Patriotic songs will be played on the reed organ in St. Mark’s Lutheran Church and guests will be encouraged to join in.
A Fourth of July Brunch will be served on Friday from 10:00 a.m. — 3:00 p.m.
Historic Village hours for the Independence Day Weekend are from Friday & Saturday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. and Sunday from noon — 4:00 p.m. Admission is $16.00 for adults and $10.00 for students ages 6–16. Children 5 and under are free. For more information visit www.saudervillage.org