WADDINGTON The town will hold its 2012 Homecoming on Aug. 3, 4 and 5. This years theme is Small Town, U.S.A.
Its going to be a very busy weekend, according to Nancy M. Putney, Homecoming coordinator. We have 130 vendors at the craft show and more music this year.
Homecoming buttons are available for sale at a number of businesses, including Waddington True Value and Community Bank. Buttons cost $1 each and were designed by artist Patti Van Patten. Money rasied from the button sale will fund Homecoming events.
10 a.m. The Pet Show will be held at Town Hall Square. For more information, contact June Dumas 388-5674.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Waddington Hepburn Library book sale will be held in the librarys Community Room.
11:30 a.m. Teddy Bear Picnic at the Town Beach. For more information contact Benny or Jamie Fairchild at 388-5628.
1 p.m. The Sand Castle Contest will be held at the Town Beach. The contest will be sponsored by the Recreation Committee.
5 p.m. The Dedication of the Memorial Monument for exempt Waddington Fire Department members at Waddington Fire Hall.
5:30 to 7 p.m. Ice Cream Social will be held at the Methodist Church, 116 Lincoln Ave. For more information, contact 388-5568.
6:15 p.m. The Homecoming Opening Ceremony will be held at the Town Hall Square.
6:30 p.m. The Diaper Derby will be held at the Town Hall Square. For more information, contact Shelly Campbell 528-6938.
7 p.m. Lip Sync will be held at Town Hall Square. The event is sponosred by Phillips Memorial Homes; Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. For more information, contact Sheryl Evans at 276-0016.
9 p.m.Acoustic Brothers will perform at the Town Hall Square.
7 a.m.A pancake breakfast will be held at the Mehodist Chruch, 116 Lincoln Ave. For more information contact 388-5568.
9 a.m.Five K Run from Island View park. The run is sponsored by the Waddington Volunteer Fire Department. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. For more information, contact Toby Bogart at 388-5581.
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.The Waddington Hepburn Library will hold a book sale at the Library Community Room.
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.Car Show Island View Park sponosored by Waddington Volunteer Fire Department. Registration will be at 10:30 a.m.For more information contact Scott Kocher at 388-4801.
10 a.m. No Octane Go Cart Race; Pine Street. For more information, contact Mark Hill at 388-5944.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.Craft, Antique and Flea Market Show; Town Hall Square. For more information, Contact Nancy Putney at 388-5576.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.Quilt Show will be held at the Episcopal Church. For more information, contact Linda Jones at 388-5661.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.–Art Show will be held at the former elementary School cafeteria. For more information, contact Bob Ritter at 388-5644.
11 a.m.Childrens games will be held at Island View Park. For more information, contact Amy Rivera 388-4931 or Michelle Mayette at 296-4645.
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.Music by Donna Miller with Summertime Songs will be held at the Gazebo.
11 a.m.A chicken barbecue will be held at the fire hall.
1 p.m. to 3 p.m.Music by David Nichols and Spare Change will be held at the Town Hall Square.
2:30 p.m.A bed race will be sponosored by Macks Tavern. For more information, contact 388-5862.
3:30 p.m.Kountry Rebels II Line Dancers will be held at the Town Hall Sqaure.
5 p.m.Parade Lineup will be at Linden and Fenton streets.
6 p.m.Parade from Lagrasse Street to Island View Park. For more information, contact John Mikolay at 388-5983.
7 p.m.Music by Double Barrel Blues will be held at Island View Park.
8 p,m.13th Annual Duck Race. For more information, contact Sue Caswell at 388-4309.
Dusk- Fireworks will be held at Island View Park.
9 a.m.Homecoming Church Service will be held at the Presbyterian Church.
NoonCommunity Picnic will be held at the Town Beach. The event will be catered by Seaway Diner & Smokehouse.
2 p.m.Tube Race Town Beach to Island View Park. For more information contact John Dineen at 388-4360.
For more information on Homecoming festivities, contact Mrs. Putney at 388-5576.