Townville Old Home Days to be held July 15-16 | Community

Townville Outdated Home Days is July 15-16 at Maplewood Elementary School.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 accessible at nearby firms this sort of as Hanna’s Hardware, Townville Family Ties and Navy Run Vehicle. Prizes will be available for winners.

Alternatively of the regular Aged House Times e book, a lesser, less difficult version will be developed this 12 months.

Proceeds from the event guidance the Townville Volunteer Fire Division, ambulance support and auxiliary.

Areas for the children’s coloring pictures are at Hanna’s Components and Household Ties Restaurant. The entries will be exhibited at the restaurant until the opening of Aged Home Times, then positioned in the hall window of the cafeteria for the two-day occasion, during which winners will be picked in every single age team.

The first celebration of the Queens’ Pageant is on July 14 at Townville To start with Baptist Church on North Major Avenue beginning at 7 p.m. Pageant contestants have necessary methods on July 11 and 13. Small Pass up contestants will be carried out by 7:30 p.m. on Monday.

Practice is only for contestants and reigning queens. Volunteers will chaperone the contestants. Photographs for newspapers will be taken on the night of the initially apply.

Contestant divisions are Very little Overlook, for ages 4 to 6 Junior Miss out on, ages 10 to 12 and Skip Townville, ages 15 to 18.

Minimal Skip and Junior Miss ought to use short party dresses. Miss out on contestants must have on formal robes.

On July 15, the foodstuff booths will open up at midday. Other pursuits for the occasion include the heritage show, out of doors booth suppliers and video games, a silent auction in one particular of the classrooms in close proximity to the cafeteria, bingo in the cafeteria, the outside the house booth decorating contest, raffle ticket gross sales, and the gingerbread house decorating contest in the cafeteria, which is new this yr.

Age divisions for the gingerbread contest are little ones ages 13 and underneath, teenagers ages 14 to 19, and grownups ages 20 and up.

Gingerbread residences have to be coated in aluminum foil and not exceed 15 inches by 15 inches. Infrastructure to assist the first framework can be used, these types of as foam or cardboard. Only gingerbread can be utilized no graham crackers are permitted. Contestants need to use royal icing to maintain up much better in the heat of the show region. All decorations must be edible and no things that have to have refrigeration ought to be utilised. Contestants really should permit parts to dry and harden right before relocating.

Names ought to only be put on the underside of the board.

Properties really should be introduced to the cafeteria of the college amongst 1 and 2 p.m. on July 15. Prizes will be awarded at the exact same time as the silent auction drawings on Saturday evening. There will be a initially, next and 3rd put for every age division.

Entry expenses are $10 registration for every entry to be mailed to Jearetta Right, at 16902 Drake Hill Road, Townville, PA 16360, or to [email protected] Entries will be permitted up until finally July 15 at 2 p.m. with entry rate and accomplished sort bundled.

Also taking spot July 15 are kids’ games at 4 p.m. and frog jump at 5. Magic Steve will be all over in the evening.

The 5K race, parade and traditional car or truck cruise-in are all occurring on Saturday. The 5K race has two diverse races, the “Jingle in July 5K” and the “Kids Mistletoe Operate,” the latter of which is a mile very long. Registration for the races is $25 for the 5K and $12 for the Mistletoe Operate. Individuals can sign up by mailing the software to Brandy Pillar, 27996 Condition Highway 77, Cambridge Springs, PA 16403, with a check produced payable to “Maplewood Cross Place Boosters.”

Proceeds from the race profit the Maplewood cross place crew. Registration can be done online at runsignup.com/Race/PA/Townville/TownvilleOldHomeDays or on the day of the race concerning 7-7:45 a.m. Walkers are also welcome. Medals are awarded for the best two finishers in every single age team.

Racers must dress in their greatest Xmas attire for a probability at a unique prize.

The July 16 program will include the parade, firemen’s games, arm wrestling contest, typical cruise-in and lawn tractor pulls, and entertainment, with particulars to observe.

There will be an Outdated Property Days Committee assembly on July 13 to finalize and evaluate any troubles or previous-minute particulars.