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  • Palmyra Old Settlers PicnicOld Settlers Picnic this weekend, June 7-8

  • Palmyra is celebrating Annual Old Settler’s Picnic this weekend, June 7-8.


    The fun begins Friday with dinner at the park, served by the Palmyra Fire Department. Bingo will be from 7-9 p.m., and a fireworks display at 9:30, provided the weather holds out. Following the fireworks will be outdoor movies, sponsored by the Palmyra Rescue Squad.
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  • Palmyra is celebrating Annual Old Settler’s Picnic this weekend, June 7-8.
    The fun begins Friday with dinner at the park, served by the Palmyra Fire Department. Bingo will be from 7-9 p.m., and a fireworks display at 9:30, provided the weather holds out. Following the fireworks will be outdoor movies, sponsored by the Palmyra Rescue Squad.
    The Panther Prowl 5K and 1-mile fun run/walk kicks off at 7 a.m. Saturday. Contact Cody Callahan at 402-432-7378 or pantherprowlpalmyra@yahoo.com for any questions regarding that event.
    Legion Post 195 will serve breakfast at the Legion Hall from 7:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday, and the Eastern Star will serve lunch in the park.
    The Methodists and Presbyte
    rians will sell baked goods and other items at their churches from 8 a.m to 4 p.m.
    Community garage sales officially open around town at 9 a.m., and the library will begin its used book sale.
    The kids’ carnival will be at the park from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be pony rides, water fights and inflatable games.
    The big parade lines up at the high school, and begins to roll at 5 p.m.
    Following the parade, the Boy Scouts serve supper at the Activities Center, and a pedal tractor pull for all ages will be out front on Main Street.
    Evening activities include the raffle drawing and wine tasting at the Legion Hall.
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