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Annunciation Catholic Picnic held Sunday

Annunciation Catholic Picnic held Sunday

June 5th, 2013 in News

Democrat photo / David A. Wilson Colby Arnold puts her abilities with the hulahoop to good use on the talent stage at the Annunciation Catholic Picnic on Sunday, June 2.

Photo by David Wilson

Many ventured out on a cool overcast day for the annual Annunciation Catholic Church Picnic on Sunday, June 2. The event, held on church property and a portion of Mill Street near the church in California, drew young, old, residents, non-residents, church members and non-members together for fun, games and, of course, food.

The food ranged from fried chicken and roast beef dinners, either for inside dining or carry-out, and a variety of fast food items, including hamburgers and sandwiches, at several food stands.

Entertainment on the church grounds included a talent show, balloon dart throw, muffin pan volleyball, basketball throw, fishing, duck pond and face painting.

In addition, the bingo activity and cakewalk spilled over onto Mill Street. A Country Store featured handmade quilts.