Saint Patrick’s Day will be here soon. Alfie and Eliza are wearing their green and getting ready to celebrate. They went to their favorite pub and had a green drink! Alfie and Eliza are not Irish, but everyone wants to be Irish on St. Patrick’s Day.
St. Patrick was a real man in the country of Ireland a long, long time ago. There are many stories about him, and one is about snakes. Ask mom or dad about St. Patrick and the snakes.
Where is Ireland and why is it called the Emerald Isle? See if you can tell from this map:
This little Irish guy is called a leprechaun. You will find a story about leprechauns by clicking on this link:
A lot of people are part Irish. Ask mom or dad if you are part Irish. Have fun on St. Patrick’s Day!