We celebrate Thanksgiving to get a couple of days off from school.
We celebrate Thanksgiving to go over the river to visit grandma.
We celebrate Thanksgiving to give thanks to God for all His blessings.
We celebrate Thanksgiving to be with our family and friends
The fourth Thursday in November
The second Monday in October
The fourth Tuesday in November
The first Monday in September
Pilgrims and Wampanoag
Kings and Queens
Christopher Columbus and his crew
President Lincoln and his family
They wanted to see the world.
They were lost.
They had no where else to go.
They wanted their own religion.