When Does Summer Begin?

May 28, 2010 at 11:40am By: Mr. Wilson Posted in The Lincolnite Blog

It seems folks have lots of different opinions about when summer begins. When do YOU think summer starts?

  1. Today (the Friday of Memorial Day weekend)
  2. Today after you’ve finished work/school
  3. Tomorrow (the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend)
  4. Monday (Memorial Day)
  5. June 3 (last day of school for LPS)
  6. June 21
  7. Other

My vote goes for #2. Once you’ve said adios to work or school and said hello to Memorial Day weekend, that’s when summer begins. But that’s just me. When do you think summer begins?

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Fletch May 28, 2010 at 3:21pm

Mentally, I would say #1 or #2 (if not already). I don’t plan to work very hard today.

Realistically, it seems that in a household with a child at LPS, that it’s #5. 

Of course if I go by the LPS schedule, then in a year or two, summer could end on August 10 or so.

I think of summer as the start of Memorial Day weekend to that last gasp of Labor Day.

Moses May 28, 2010 at 6:02pm

Summer for me starts when the NBA finishes it’s interminable season sometime in mid-June.  That is when I start reading box scores and following the exploits of Major League Baseball.

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