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Labor Day Celebration
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Francestown Improvement &  Historical Society
September 2—September 5, 2016
Schedule of Activities

Friday, September 2, 2016
Contra Dance: 7:30 PM— Francestown Town Hall

Saturday, September 3, 2016
Pancake Breakfast: 7 AM to 10 AM at the Francestown Village Store, Main St.
Tennis Tournament: Starting at 8 AM at locations around Town (continues on Sunday)
Cookout ‘Burgers & Dogs’ by the Francestown Village Store: 6:30 PM on the Town Common
Saturday Night Dance with D.J. Jim George: 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM in Town Hall
Sunday, September 4, 2016
Golf Tournament: 1 p.m. at Crotched Mountain Resort Golf Club
22nd Mud Volley Ball Tournament: Starts at 10 AM at Town Rec. Fields - Route 136
Vespers:  7 PM at the Old Meeting House: “Great (and small) Moments in Francestown

Monday, September 5, 2016
Baked Goods, Plants, Rummage, and White Elephant: – Horse Sheds & Town Common
                All booths open at 10 AM
Books: FIHS Lodge, across from the Town Offices on Main Street – 10 AM to 4 PM
Information Booth & Raffle Tickets: 10 AM to 4 PM – located on the Town Common
Juried Arts & Crafts: 10 AM to 4 PM — Town Offices lawn and FIHS Park, Main Street
Bixby Memorial Library: 10 AM to 1 PM .
FIHS Historical Rooms: 11 AM to 1 PM (next to the Police Department)
Heritage Museum (Thulander Building): 10 AM to 4 PM – next to Town Hall
Children’s Games: on the Town Common
TAGS – Available from members of the “Tag Team” around the Town Common

***  PARADE: “Great Moments in History” 2 PM Main St.  ***

FOOD: Opening at Approximately 10:30 AM
        Country Café—in front of FIHS Historical Rooms: NEW MENU with salads
        Country Kitchen—Town Common in Horse Sheds:  Burgers, Hot Dogs, Sodas and more
        Old Meeting House Ice Cream Social – make your own Ice Cream Sundae

    11 AM – R.P. Hale: harpsichord, organ & dulcimer at OMH
    12 Noon – Scott Jameson, magician – performance on Town Common
      3 PM – Temple Band.  Concert after the Parade on Town Common next to Town Hall

FIREMAN’S SUPPER At the Fire Station
       Two Sittings: 5 PM and 6:30 PM - Raffle prizes announced during the 6:30 sitting
                Tickets will be available for purchase on the end of the Horsesheds
The Francestown Improvement & Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and proceeds from the weekend help fund Society projects.

Labor Day is made possible by the countless volunteers who make all the events and activities happen.~
~~~  For more information -- go to the FIHS (Francestown Improvement & Historical Society's website)~~
~or contact Charlie Pyle at 547-3934 or

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