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GARLAND DAYS GOES BACK TO THE SEVENTIES

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The Garland Grange Committee would like to invite the community to Garland Days on Thursday, August 16th through Saturday, August 18th. The Garland Days theme is, “Back to the 70’s”. The following is a tentative schedule of events. For more information feel free to visit their Facebook page at Garland Days. The festivities kick-off on Thursday with Garland Days Family Feud Style Game Show at 7 PM. Then on Friday from 4 to 4:30 PM pie entries are due at the GAR Hall; 4:30 to 5 PM, pie judging begins at the GAR Hall; 5 to 7 PM - chicken barbecue at the Garland Fire Department; and a pie and ice cream social at the GAR Hall; 6 to 6:45 PM - Wes Booth magic show at the former Town Office; and from 7:30 to 9:30 PM - teen dance at Community Center. Saturday will be full of activites for all beginning from 6:30 to 10 AM with a community breakfast at the Grange Hall; 9 AM - parade line up begins at the Community Center; 10 AM parade begins; 10:30 AM - book sale, picnic and constume contest at Lyndon Oak Library; 10:30 to 12:30 PM - balloon animals and juggling with/Zach Field; 11 AM - kids donut eating contest, bounce house, crafter booths, food boths open, kids games shack opens and classic car exhibit; 11 to 3 PM - back to the 70’s craft activities; 11:30 AM - puppet show; 12 PM - Ray Stafford Trio; 12 to 3 PM - back to the 70’s photo booth opens; 12:30 PM - children’s running race; 1 to 2:30 PM - teen challenge course; 1 PM - men and women’s skillet toss; 1:15 PM - music by Alan Lee Wilson; 3 PM - Ray Stafford Trio and Perkco Pig Scramble; and at 4:15 - raffle winners will be announced; 4 to 7 PM - community supper at the Grange Hall. The Garland Days Committee is hosting all activities except for the Chicken barbecue hosted by the Fire Department, the pie and ice cream social hosted by the Historical Society and the breakfast and pot pie supper’s hosted by the Garland Grange. All are invited to attend.