Save the Date – Old Home Day Saturday, July 13, 2019

The theme this year is CHRISTMAS IN JULY.   

We want to decorate Dustin Park with the largest PAPER CHAIN Garland – Looking for ALL groups, churches, clubs, and community members to make some chains.  2”x11” paper is suggested – any colors.  Completed chains may be dropped off at the Library, Jitters Café or Epping Well.

Letters to Santa – Santa’s Mailbox will be at the Pittsfield Post Office from July 5th – 13th.  Letters may also be mailed to Santa Claus, 91 Joy St, Pittsfield NH 03263.  Include your mailing address to receive a reply from one of Santa’s Elves!

The Suncook Valley Rotary Club will be sponsoring the movie “Polar Express” on Friday, July 12th to kick off Old Home Day.  The movie is free and will be held under the stars at Drake’s Field at approximately 8:30pm.  Bring your own chair or blanket.  Refreshments will be available to purchase. Rotary’s Walk Through Balloon will be set up at Drake Field from 6:30pm-8:00pm.

The Old Home Day Cook Off this year is CHRISTMAS COOKIES!!  Bake a batch (1-2 dozen) of your favorite Christmas cookies and deliver them by 9:00am on Saturday, July 13th to the 4-H booth at Dustin Park. Winners will be chosen by popular vote.  Cash prizes will be awarded (1st– $75, 2nd – $50, 3rd – $25). Everyone is invited to participate.  Please contact Andi Riel at 435-6346 or to register (first 10 registrations will be accepted).

Tomato Cage Christmas theme decoration contest – create a Christmas tree, angel, reindeer or any other holiday decoration out of a tomato cage– bring it to Drake Field on Saturday, July 13th by 8:30pm before the Fireworks and the public will judge them. Power will be available.  $50 CASH prize to the winner. Check out Pinterest for ideas!