10 Free Things to Do This Summer

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Blooming lilac bush in botanical garden

Botanical Garden


Most cities have a botanical garden, and many offer free admission on certain days during the summer. Check your local paper for special events, and plan a day for a stroll through one of these exotic gardens. You'll be amazed at the plant life and flora they contain!

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