April 26, 2017 Posted by Books in Events

Happy Birthday

Happy 150th Birthday

Saturday, July 1st, 2017
Durham, ON

3:30 pm Parade “Pioneer Days to Modern Ways”

  • Organized by the Durham Agricultural Society
  • Feature Bands: Loch Lomond Pipes & Drums, Durham Girls Alumni Band, The Cosells, The Brewery Boys
  • Floats: Family, Business, Groups & Individual Entries Welcome!
CONTACT Donna 519 369-5848 OR aberdeenrev@xplornet.com for registration forms.

5:00pm BBQ Chicken Dinner

  • Entertainment with “The Brewery Boys”
  • Tickets are limited!
  • BBQ Chicken Dinner $20, Kids Hot Dog $1
  • Beverage & Dessert Included
  • Pre-arranged (4:30 – 5:00) and available

5:00pm Historical Displays
  • Antique Hand Tools, test your knowledge
  • Antique Cars, Tractors and ???. Come out and see our history.

5:15pm “O’ Canada” Sung by our West Grey Children
  • ALL Children Welcome to Come Out and Sing, then get your reward of a “Canada 150 Cupcake”, courtesy Durham’s “Rolling Pin Bakery”.

5:30pm Awards
  • Canada 150 Decorating Contest: for homes, farms or businesses, for registration forms contact: Donna 519 369-5848 aberdeenrev@xplornet.com
  • Poster Contest: “What Did Canada Look Like 150 Year’s Ago”: Durham Legion’s contest offered to all West Grey School’s for Student Entries from Kindergarten to Grade 8.

5:30pm Children’s Entertainment by ‘Dickie Bird”

6:00pm Games & Competitions for ALL Ages
  • Featuring Live Entertainment: “Second Glance” & “Easy Street”
  • Tug O War, with competitors like our West Grey Fire Fighters

DUSK FIREWORKS (Your Donations Welcome)

  Eckhardt's Shell
  The Bookstore
  West Grey Auto
Contact Bev 519 369-3494 or Harriet 519 369-6496