Anaheim Hills plans a day of activities for the Fourth of July.
The Firecracker 5K/10K joins a pancake breakfast, dog show, patriotic parade, flag march, live music and a big fireworks show finale.
The run/walk begins at 7 a.m. at Canyon High School’s lower field; the pancake breakfast is 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the Canyon High cafeteria; and the Yankee Doodle Dog Show is at 9:30 a.m. in the campus’ outdoor amphitheater.
This year’s parade begins at 1 p.m.; it starts out from Canyon High’s lower parking lot area. The parade includes military tributes, local high school bands, city officials and more. Then the fun heads to Peralta Park, 115 N. Pinney Drive. There will be food vendors and exhibitors at the park and entertainment before the fireworks finale.
***Summer reading with prizes and fun
The Anaheim Libraries are offering summer learning with STEAM reading. The branches’ “Reading by Design” summer reading program will run through July 29. Readers of any age can earn prizes for the books that are checked out and read. The focus this summer is on science, technology, engineering, arts and math, or STEAM, for children and adults. Related activities are planned at all the library branches. Check library.anaheim.net for what’s schedule. For more information, call 714-765-1800.
***Quartermania fundraiser planned
A Coins for Kids QuarterMania fundraiser for the Muzeo is planned for Friday, July 14.
QuarterMania is a high-energy auction-raffle fundraiser. Bring a roll of quarters to bid on goods from boutique vendors and local businesses. Women and men are invited. There will be more than 50 items, opportunity drawings and silent auctions.
Tickets are $35 and include a paddle. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the auction begins at 6:30 p.m. Event will be held at the Muzeo Museum and Cultural Center, 241 S. Anaheim Blvd. Tickets must be purchased by July 12. Information: muzeo.org or…