Saturday, August 27, 2016

155th Children's Fair

Some moments from the 155th Children's Fair, August 20, 2016.

Why walk when you can ride in style?

People travel to come to the Fair, Stina made the trip from Norway

Nellie's Bakery in the Church Basement

Members of the Bethel Souhegan Lodge prepared food for the fair

Woody Meizner provided a shady area of his lawn for the animals and pony rides. The shade was welcome on this hot day.

A pot-bellied pig had a bite to eat. He was a bit shy.

Chicken BBQ starts ealy in the morning

A watched pot never boils

Part of the meal

Raffle Basket along with a tank of oil and 2 cord of wood

There were a few items left over from the yard sale that was held earlier in August

This was impressive

Members of Smirkus Circus were at the fair

Working in the Garden Shop I had the opportunity to see many folks who used to live in town, such as Lee Butcher

Who doesn't love ice cream?

What's new at Appleton? CITS

Cotton Candy anyone?

Cool glasses

Betsy selling tickets at the children's area

Junior Firefighters

Flowers at the Garden Shop

Bill Tobin auctioneer
Auction items

Only the couch was auctioned

Mike Ordway performs for the folks waiting for the hayride

Horse and pony rides 
Plenty of visitors

Hot dogs and hamburgers

Purple cotton candy

Look what I got at the auction

Bill and Faith celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary at the fair

Dan Grady's Marvelous Marionette Medley