The Ladies Aid Association will have breakfast available Saturday. They will offer the meal to the people who are setting up for Upton Fun Day and for the general public as well. The Ladies will sell crafts, goodies and raffle tickets for their quilt .They plan to have a singing group in the school Saturday afternoon and have other things available throughout the day including Krystal's Carnival for the children.
The Upton Historical Society has a variety of events planned for the Day. They will show some films in the school in the morning. One of the films is of the National White Water Championship held on Rapid River in Sept., 1940. They plan to have a dramatic reading of a series of letters between a civil war soldier and his wife. The reading is scheduled to take place in the church in the afternoon. The upstairs of the school will be open to view their collection of historical artifacts. Deborah will have some new displays set up. The Society will have T-shirts for sale. They will raffle a handmade coffee table. The table was made by Bob and Laurie Brown. It features a wood-burned forest scene. The Society will also sell fried chicken dinners.
The Letter B Notch Riders will sell burgers and hotdogs. They will have a booth with membership applications and maps available. They also will have T-shirts to sell.
There will be a parade starting a 9 a.m. The theme is Farming of Yesteryear.
Come join us for a "Fun Day" this Saturday, Aug. 17.
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