Independence Day Parade
"Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social"
will be Wednesday
2012 11:00 a.m.
Be A Part of the
Annual Independence Day Parade
& Ice Cream Social
adults, musicians and their instruments, firemen, veterans, scouts and
all interested groups to participate. Bring horses and farm
animals, antique cars, floats, fire trucks, farm or logging implements
and wagons or to join in the traditional celebration of Independence Day!
Call 360-629-6110 to volunteer or participate!
Costume contest for children under 12 for the best costume depicting a
patriotic or United States history theme. No pre-registration necessary - Monetary prizes will be awarded for the
1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes.
All Parade participants should
meet at the Josephine Sunset Home parking lot between 10:30
and 11 a.m. on the Wednesday the 4th of
are presented after the parade at “The Floyd” about 11:30 a.m.
11 a.m. – Parade
11:30 a.m. – Short Program and Presentation of the awards at the Floyd
Norgaard Cultural Center
- Ice Cream
Social with Fresh Strawberries & Ice Cream!
New Exhibit "Waistlines & Hemlines" plus Museum
Exhibits and the D. O. Pearson House will be open after the Parade.
by the Stanwood Area Historical Society: 360-629-6110
Special Display returns - Red, White & Blue Quilts
July 4th there will be a display of red, white and blue quilts ---A
group of quilters from Stanwood and the surrounding area meet once a
month to make the quilts. They are then given to American Hero Quilts
for delivery to Madigan Army Hospital and distributed to wounded
soldiers. Some quilts are also sent on to military hospitals in Germany
Since 2007 the group has made more than 550 quilts.
them on the 4th of July on the 1st floor of the Floyd Norgaard Cultural
Center, 27130 102 Ave NW in Stanwood near the D O Pearson House. They
will be on view from 10AM until 1:30 or 2PM and quilters will be there
to answer questions.
Directions: The Floyd Norgaard
Cultural Center is part of the Stanwood Area Historical Society and is located
two blocks north of the intersection of Highway 532 and 102nd Ave. NW in the
historic west end of Stanwood about 7 miles west of I - 5 Stanwood Camano exit
Parking is available in the parking lot just west of Center - 27108 102nd Ave.
N. W. Stanwood, WA