Townville Old Property Days is July 15-16 at Maplewood Elementary School.
The theme this yr is “Christmas in July,” which will be proven in the booth decorating contest, the 5K race and as the Saturday parade concept.
Raffle tickets will be readily available at area enterprises such as Hanna’s Hardware, Townville Loved ones Ties and Navy Run Automobile. Prizes will be offered for winners.
As an alternative of the common Outdated Dwelling Times guide, a smaller, less difficult model will be developed this year.
Proceeds from the occasion guidance the Townville Volunteer Fireplace Section, ambulance assistance and auxiliary.
Destinations for the children’s coloring shots are at Hanna’s Components and Loved ones Ties Cafe. The entries will be shown at the restaurant until the opening of Old Home Times, then positioned in the corridor window of the cafeteria for the two-day function, for the duration of which winners will be chosen in just about every age team.
The initial celebration of the Queens’ Pageant is on July 14 at Townville Very first Baptist Church on North Principal Avenue commencing at 7 p.m. Pageant contestants have mandatory procedures on July 11 and 13. Minimal Overlook contestants will be carried out by 7:30 p.m. on Monday.
Observe is only for contestants and reigning queens. Volunteers will chaperone the contestants. Images for newspapers will be taken on the night of the to start with practice.
Contestant divisions are Minor Miss out on, for ages 4 to 6 Junior Miss out on, ages 10 to 12 and Overlook Townville, ages 15 to 18.
Minimal Miss out on and Junior Miss out on must use shorter get together dresses. Skip contestants should don official gowns.
On July 15, the food items booths will open at noon. Other things to do for the occasion contain the heritage show, out of doors booth suppliers and games, a silent auction in just one of the classrooms in close proximity to the cafeteria, bingo in the cafeteria, the outside booth decorating contest, raffle ticket profits, and the gingerbread property decorating contest in the cafeteria, which is new this 12 months.
Age divisions for the gingerbread contest are children ages 13 and under, teens ages 14 to 19, and grownups ages 20 and up.
Gingerbread houses must be included in aluminum foil and not exceed 15 inches by 15 inches. Infrastructure to aid the first framework can be made use of, these kinds of as foam or cardboard. Only gingerbread can be utilised no graham crackers are permitted. Contestants need to use royal icing to maintain up much better in the heat of the screen space. All decorations must be edible and no things that have to have refrigeration need to be made use of. Contestants ought to enable parts to dry and harden ahead of relocating.
Names should only be put on the underside of the board.
Houses must be brought to the cafeteria of the faculty among 1 and 2 p.m. on July 15. Prizes will be awarded at the exact time as the silent auction drawings on Saturday night. There will be a initial, 2nd and third location for each individual age division.
Entry charges are $10 registration for every single entry to be mailed to Jearetta Right, at 16902 Drake Hill Street, Townville, PA 16360, or to [email protected] Entries will be permitted up right up until July 15 at 2 p.m. with entry payment and concluded type provided.
Also getting area July 15 are kids’ game titles at 4 p.m. and frog jump at 5. Magic Steve will be close to in the evening.
The 5K race, parade and basic motor vehicle cruise-in are all occurring on Saturday. The 5K race has two various races, the “Jingle in July 5K” and the “Kids Mistletoe Run,” the latter of which is a mile prolonged. Registration for the races is $25 for the 5K and $12 for the Mistletoe Run. Individuals can sign-up by mailing the application to Brandy Pillar, 27996 Condition Freeway 77, Cambridge Springs, PA 16403, with a examine made payable to “Maplewood Cross Nation Boosters.”
Proceeds from the race gain the Maplewood cross place crew. Registration can be finished on the web at runsignup.com/Race/PA/Townville/TownvilleOldHomeDays or on the working day of the race in between 7-7:45 a.m. Walkers are also welcome. Medals are awarded for the prime two finishers in just about every age group.
Racers should really costume in their ideal Xmas attire for a opportunity at a exclusive prize.
The July 16 program will involve the parade, firemen’s game titles, arm wrestling contest, common cruise-in and lawn tractor pulls, and entertainment, with aspects to abide by.
There will be an Old Dwelling Times Committee conference on July 13 to finalize and review any problems or last-moment facts.