Opening day events for the Town of Orchard City's centennial year celebration are set for May 12, Mother's Day weekend. Featured events will include a pancake breakfast at town hall and dedication of Centennial Plaza park.
The town is also making final plans for events in June, July, and August.
The official schedule for the May 12 events follows:
• Mother's Day pancake breakfast, Orchard City Town Hall, 7-10 a.m. Cost is $3 per plate or $10 per family. Prepared and served by the Surface Creek Valley Lions Club. Contact Melissa Oelke, 835-3337.
• Centennial Park Plaza Dedication ceremony, town hall, 10:15 a.m.
•May Pole dance performance by The Delta Dance Company. Contact: Melissa Oelke, 835-3337.
•Sandhill Crane presentation by Evelyn Horn, Orchard City naturalist and author, town hall, 11:30 a.m.
• Black Canyon Astronomical Society scope and star-gazing event, Orchard City Town Park, 6 p.m. to midnight. This event will include a workshop: with a question and answer session about the use and set-up of telescopes, hosted by local experts. Bring your telescope – plan to arrive before sunset for the workshop. Contact Joyce Tanihara, 589-0993, or John Pool, 874-9348.blog comments powered by Disqus