This Saturday, May 12, the first event for Orchard City's Centennial Year celebration will take place at Town Hall.
It is the Saturday before Mother's Day and there will be a pancake breakfast prepared and served by members of the Surface Creek Valley Lions Club.
There will also be an official dedication of the new Centennial Garden park.
May 12 is the first of four days that have been set aside for centennial year events. Additional events will take place in June, July, and August.
The official schedule of events for the upcoming May 12 date is as 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