Schedule of events for the Homecoming / Arts Festival

July-24th at Midwinter Heritage Site in East Braintree


11am to 2:00pm crafters, collectors, flea market vendors setting up tents/kiosks
12-noon to 1:30pm   Hot dog lunch: $3.00 = hot dog, drink, chips; or 1 hot dog = $1.00
12-noon to 1:00pm Derrick McCandles setting up sound system - testing 1,2,3, testing
12-noon to 2:00pm Sirius Radio or Mike open to anyone
12-noon to 5:30pm Art Displays & Antique Displays inside Midwinter School
2:00 to 4:00 Silver Tea / Mad Tea Party inside Midwinter School - donations
2:00 to 2:30 Derrick McCandles sings folk songs, popular music
2:30 to 3:00 Gary Flater sings folk songs, popular music
3:00 to 3:15 Larry Friesen sings country & gospel music
3:15 to 3:30 Len Penner sings country & gospel songs
3:30 to 4:00 Derrick McCandles sings
4:00 to 4:30 Gary Flater sings
4:30 to 5:00 Poems, readings, skits
5:00 to 6:00 Dynasty Band - 3 generations of the Met Yakiwchuk Family
6:00 to 7:00 Dinner Time! Picnic Time! $10.00 adults; $5.00 children under 12 years; Volunteers and preschoolers eat free
6:00 to 8:30 Speeches - 100 years young Birthday Greetings to Mike Senchuk, Keith Huss 80 years, and our Councillor Alan Kelly 70
8:30 to 9:00 Doris Ames and Orchid Society will do a presentation on local flora
9:00 to 9:30 Estee Taylor - Marionette Show
9:30 to 11:00 Music with Gary, Derrick, Len, and Larry - together or one at a time; Donations gratefully accepted for the musicians = pass the hat
9:30 to 11:00 Bonfire - weather permitting
11:00 Fireworks courtesty of the Nero family and friends - weather permitting

campers welcome to stay overnight; we or the church next door may have a pot luck for lunch

LAST-MINUTE CHANGES: Dinner will probably be at 5pm, Doris Ames's "local flora" slideshow at 10pm; many other minor changes...