Tuesday, May 12, 2009

!Weekend Events!

Sprummer is here and there is alot going on every weekend. Take advantage of these FREE great events this weekend:

The Fall River Fire Museum & Friends of Heritage State Park present a "salute to firefighters & public safety day" on Saturday, May 16th 2009 10 - 2. The following lists some tentative events including a "Jaws of life" demo, SWAT team demo, K9 demo, sparky the fire dog, pluggy the talking fire hydrant, smokey the bear, childs fingerprinting, bristol county fire safe house, static displays of antique and front line fire apparatus, bristol county sheriffs mobile command center, etc.!!!

The Re-Dedication of The Private Joseph Francis WWI Memorial (across from little theatre)
Saturday May 16th 11:00am
(rain date, Sunday May 17th)
Ceremonies Include: Parade from Durfee Green (across from FR historical society tea house), Re-dedication of the memorial, live orchestra, refreshments will be served following the ceremony.

Sunday ~
9am-12pm: Blessing of the Animals, First Congregational Church, 282 Rock Street. Petting Zoo! and Pony Rides!All animals welcome (on leashes and carriers). For questions call 508-672-5862


W.J. Bloggah said...

In addition to Sparky the fire dog, Pluggy the talking fire hydrant & Smokey the bear, can we get Blobby the Budget Chopping Mayor?

Jennifer said...

Thank you Shamrock for posting this. I really appreciate your help in advertising this event.

This event is still taking place today even with the current weather conditions. The petting zoo has been moved inside of the church.

Thanks again Shamrock!
Jennifer Rego,
Church Secretary
First Congregational Church

shamrock said...

You are quite welcome. It is a very nice event and I was happy to plug it for you!