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Olde Glory Days 2000
"Honor the Past"

Schedule of Events
June 29 - July 4


[Thursday June 29] [Friday June 30] [Saturday July 1] [Sunday July 2] [Tuesday July 4]
All events at the downtown Clinton Square unless otherwise specified.
* * * All Events are FREE * * *
ACTIVITIES AND SPECIAL EVENTS:
Grand Parade Mega Fireworks Teen Dance 3 on Hoop Shoot 5K Race/One Mile Family Run Office Olympics Ike Parker Fine Art Show Quilt Show Pedal Pull Pet Show Balloon Ascension All School Reunion Kelly & Diane Wertz 4th of July Picnic Post Office War Exhibits Homestead Activities Veterans Lunch
Jimmy Dean True Value Country Music Showdown
Caney Ridge The Boomerangs Karen Breiner The Duttons

Thursday, June 29

CONTINUOUS EVENTS:
Robinson Chainsaw Carving
10-12am and 2-4pm each day, west side of Square
Little Tykes Play Zone - South side of courthouse
Hough Pony Rides - Water Wars - Wall Climb
Fun Time Carnival
7:00 am:
Sign-up for Women's 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
West side of Courthouse
8:00 am:
Women's 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
West side of Courthouse
9:00 am:
Museum Post Office - special Olde Glory Days pictorial cancellation
DeLozier Building West Side, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
10:00 am:
Robinson Wood Carvers (10:00 am - 12:00 noon)
West side of Square. Sponsored by Cook Tractor
2:00 pm:
Robinson Wood Carvers (2:00 - 4:00 pm)
West side of Square. Sponsored by Cook Tractor
5th Annual Ike Parker Memorial Art Show
Delozier Building, 2:00 - 6:00 pm
4:00 pm:
Crafters Show and Food Vendors Open
6:00 pm:
Armband Night at the Carnival (6:00 - 10:00 pm)
7:00pm:
Jimmy Dean/True Valley Country Music Showdown
In the entertainment tent - bring lawn chairs.
Sponsored by KDKD
9:00 pm:
Caney Ridge
West Side Main Stage
Sponsored by Jim Raysik

[Thursday June 29] [Friday June 30] [Saturday July 1] [Sunday July 2] [Tuesday July 4]


Friday, June 30

CONTINUOUS EVENTS:
Robinson Chainsaw Carving
10-12am and 2-4pm each day, west side of Square
Little Tykes Play Zone - South side of courthouse
Hough Pony Rides - Water Wars - Wall Climb
Magic Shows and Roving Magician (Edward Aragoni)
Fun Time Carnival
7:00 a.m.
Registration for Boy's 3-on-3 Baskeball.
Courthouse west side parking lot.
8:00 a.m.
Tipoff for Boy's 3-on-3 Baskeball
West Side of Courthouse.
9:00 am:
Museum Post Office - special Olde Glory Days pictorial cancellation
DeLozier Building West Side, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
10:00 am:
Entertainment Tent opens
Performers and times posted at tent
Pet Show
Enterainment Tent
Sponsored by Golden Valley Animal Clinic
Little Tykes Play Zone (5 and under) opens
Robinson Wood Carvers, (10:00 am - 12 noon)
West side of Square. Sponsored by Cook Tractor
5th Annual Ike Parker Memorial Art Show
Delozier Building, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wall Climb until 8:00 pm
Courthouse Lawn
11:00 am:
Jay & Jordan Olson
Enterainment Tent
1:00 pm:
All stars
Enterainment Tent
1:30 pm:
Jay & Jordan Olson
Enterainment Tent
2:00pm:
Robinson Wood Carvers, (2:00 - 4:00 pm)
West side of Square. Sponsored by Cook Tractor
Trivia Tournament
Entertainment Tent
3:30 pm:
David Maggi, David Cummings
Entertainment Tent
5:00 pm:
Registration for Kids Pedal Pull - West side Square
Teea & Regan Goins
Entertainment Tent
5:30 pm:
Kids Pedal Pull - sponsored by Shoemaker Equipment
6:00 pm:
Carnival Armband Night, 6:00 - 10:00 pm
6:30 pm:
Office Olympics - West side Square
Dusk:
Re-Max Balloon Ascension
Citizens Union State Bank Lot, 3rd & Franklin
7:00pm:
The Boomerangs
Entertainment tent - Sponsored by Heroes Restaurant & Pub
9:00 pm:
Karen Breiner
West Main stage tent
Sponsored by Firstar Bank and Tracker Marine
9:00 pm: 5th Annual S.T.A.R.T Teen Dance
Greg Smith Ford (sponsor), Junction 7, 13, 52 near Fairgrounds

[Thursday June 29] [Friday June 30] [Saturday July 1] [Sunday July 2] [Tuesday July 4]


Saturday, July 1

CONTINUOUS EVENTS:
Robinson Chainsaw Carving
10-12am and 2-4pm each day, west side of Square
Little Tykes Play Zone - South side of courthouse
Hough Pony Rides - Water Wars - Wall Climb
Magic Shows and Roving Magician (Edward Aragoni)
Fun Time Carnival
7:00 am:
Registration for 5K "Run for Olde Glory: and 1-mile Fun Run
Southwest corner of Square
Registration for Men's 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
Courthouse Parking lot
8:00 am:
5K "Run for Olde Glory: and 1-mile Fun Run
Starting from Southwest Corner of Square
Sponsored by Golden Valley Memorial Hospital and Jim's Sporting Goods
Men's 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
Courthouse Parking lot
9:00am:
5th Annual Ike Parker Memorial Art Show
Delozier Building, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Museum Post Office - special Olde Glory Days pictorial cancellation
DeLozier Building West Side, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Golden Valley Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Rotary Building, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am:
* * * Grand Parade * * *
Sponsored by VFW Post 1894 and VFW Ladies Auxiliary 1894
Robinson Wood Carvers (10:00 am - 12 noon)
West side of Square. Sponsored by Cook Tractor
Wall Climb
Courthouse Lawn, 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am:
Entertainment Tent opens.
Sponsored by Readi Motors
Rob Rhoads
Entertainment Tent
12:00 noon:
Little Tykes Play Zone opens, 5 and under.
Sponsored by Wetzel Clinic
Newlywed Game
Entertainment Tent
Veterans Lunch 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm
Elks Concession Stand, north side of Courthouse lawn
Lunch is free for veterans and their spouses
Tickets at Depot or Information Booth
Carnival opens
Armband 1:00 - 5:00 pm
The Childrens Corner: Kelly & Diane Werts
West side of Delozier Building
Bring to life tales of the Old West through songs and stories of the pioneers.
5 30-minute shows until 4:00 pm
1:00 pm:
Community Band Concert
Gazebo
Carnival Armband afternoon, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
2:00 pm:
Robinson Wood Carvers (2:00 - 4:00 pm)
West side of Square. Sponsored by Cook Tractor
Clinton Dance Academy
Entertainment Tent
2:30 pm:
3 Men and a Preacher
Entertainment Tent
3:30 pm:
Teea & Regan Goins
Entertainment Tent
4:30 pm:
Cindy Groff and Friends
Entertainment Tent
5:30 pm:
"The Empty Tomb"
Entertainment Tent
6:00 pm:
Carnival armband Night, 6:00 -10:00 pm
Gates open at Clinton High School Football Stadium
All badge-holders allowed on infield - bring lawn chairs
Free Bleacher seeting
8:00 pm:
Opening Cermonies at CHS Football field.
Door Prize Drawing
Presentation of Colors - JROTC
National Anthem
9:00 pm:
THE DUTTONS
In Concert
Sponsored by Schreiber Foods
Following the concert:
MEGA FIREWORKS DISPLAY
Zenith Specialites, a nationally known manufacturer of American Aerial Night Shells based here in Clinton, will be presenting the 7th Annual Mega Fireworks Display immediately following the concert.

[Thursday June 29] [Friday June 30] [Saturday July 1] [Sunday July 2] [Tuesday July 4]


Sunday, July 2

7:15 a.m.
Sunrise Community Worship Service
The Square. Sponsored by Clinton Ministerial Alliance
8:15 a.m.
Biscuits and gravy breakfast
Southeast Corner of Courthouse Lawn - Sponsored by Knights of Columbus
11:00 am:
Golden Valley Quilt Guild Quilt Show
Rotary Building, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
12:00 Noon
All School Reunion
Benson Convention Center, 12:00 noon - 3:00 pm
Picnic Lunch will be served and tickets can be purchased at door for $5.00.
All Clinton graduates invited. This event done in cooperation with the Millenium Events to "Honor the Past and Imagine the Future"
2:00 pm:
Clinton Senior Center's 25th Anniversary Reception
Clinton Senior Center, Sedalia & Pricelane, 2:00 - 4:00 pm

[Thursday June 29] [Friday June 30] [Saturday July 1] [Sunday July 2] [Tuesday July 4]


Tuesday, July 4

10:00 am:
Children's Old Fashioned Games, Music & Cake Walk and many more fun activities.
Sponsored by Parents as Teachers
11:00 am:
Olde Glory Days Picnic on the Square
Tickets must be purchased in advanced by June 29 at the Depot or the Chamber Information Booth. Ticket sales limited to 1,000. Chicken lunch served, for $1.00 a ticket. Bring your lawn chairs.
Sponsored by Citizens Union State Bank
All tickets have been sold as of Monday, July 3!
12:00 noon:
Newlywed Game:
Entertainment Tent
Fun Time Carnival
Special Armband afternoon, 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm.
Basketball Hoop Shoot
West Side of Courthouse

[Thursday June 29] [Friday June 30] [Saturday July 1] [Sunday July 2] [Tuesday July 4]


Henry County Museum

Greatest Generation

The Henry County Museum will present an exhibit of the "Greatest Generation" which features a history of military service during the wars of the 20th Century. Although the display will honor those who served from World War I through the Gulf War, the primary focus of the exhibit will be those who served during World War II.

Exhibit will showcase the persoanl artificats and meorabilia of those who answered the call during America's times of need.

Display hours 12 noon to 4:00 p.m., June 13 through July 8

Homstead Activities

Additional Museum activities will center around the Homestead area. This will include arts and crafts plus living history displays.

Museum Post Office

The Henry County Museum will`"Honor the Past" with a working 1900's post office in the original building at 201 W. Franklin. The Post Office was located iun the west room of the Citizen's Bank Building (formerly the Henry County Bank) on the Northwest corner of the square from 1900 to 1912. This room is now the "Children's Corner" of the Museum's DeLozier building.

U. S. Postal Service employees will be availabe at this location from June 29 to July 1, between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm. Mail will be stamped with a special Olde Glory Days cancellation stamp. Stamps and other memorabilia will be available for purchase. Due to space limitations, packages will not be accepted at this location.

5th Annual Ike Parker Memorial Fine Art Show

The Clinton Arts Council is sponsoring the 5th Annual Ike Parker Memorial Fine Arts Show, which will be held in the East Side of the Museum's DeLozier Building on June 29, 30, and July 1. Artists from the area will display their works for public viewing. Watercolors, oils, acrylics and photographs will be on display. A Youth Division will feature the artwork of Kindergarten through 8th grade students.

Public viewing times are:
Thursday, June 29, from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Friday, June 30, from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday, July 1, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Pictorial Memories

A beautiful, limited edition, hardcover volume illustrating the history and personality of Henry County in the 20th Century will be available during Olde Glory Days at the Chamber's Information Booth and the Henry County Museum. The book includes more than 180 pages with over 200 photographs. All proceeds go to benefit the operation of the Henry County Museum.


3 on 3 Hoop Shoot

"3 on 3" basketball will be palyed on the West parking lot of the Courthouse Square. The Women's Division will be on Thursday, June 29, the Boy's Division on Friday, June 30 and the Men's Division on Saturday, July 1. Registration will begin each day at 7:00 am and the games will start at 8:00 am. More information is available at 660-885-7116.


Area Transportation Services

The Area Transportation Service(ATS) buses will run special routes and times during Olde Glory Days. Anyone wanting to attend the festivities on the Square, but not wanting to search for parking, can call ATS for a ride to the Square. The return trip home can be made by catching the bus at the Southeast Corner of the Downtown Square, in front of the Depot.

Buses will run from 4:30 pm to 10:00 pm on Thursday and Friday, June 29 and June 30, and from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm on Saturday, July 1.The bus will deliver during the day on an on-call basis with no charge to the Downtown Square/ Arrangements for a bus ride to the Square can be made by calling the ATS number, 660-885-3114.


For a look at other Olde Glory Days, check out the pages from:
1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013


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