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Nordic Walk & Cat Ski in Cherry Royale Parade

Mon, Jun  27, 2005 - By Bob Frye

You and your friends & families are officially invited to participate along with Cross Country Ski Headquarters and the Great Lakes Nordic Ski Council in the DTE ENERGY Cherry Royale Parade on Saturday, July 9 2005.

The mission is to promote awareness of Cross Country Skiing by Nordic Ski Walking and Cat Skiing in the Cherry Festival’s Cherry Royal Parade. Nordic Ski Walking Poles and Cat Skis will be provided. Unless you are carrying a banner or playing an instrument (the theme song is: When The Saints go Marching In) you must either Nordic Ski Walk or Cat Ski !

There will be sandwiches, refreshments, Nordic Ski Walking and Cat Skiing Demos after the Parade at the WEST END BEACH (west of the beach volleyball courts) after the parade.

Meet on Roger Putman’s front yard: 314 Railroad Ave at 9:45 AM. We are line up # 103

This is granddaddy of the Festival parade series! Parade Marshall is 182 Tran! sportation Company of the US Army...honoring all American Soldiers. All three Festival parades are broadcast live on the Festival Parade Network, WGTU/WGTQ, ABC 29&8

Please email Bob Frye names of participants you will have and what they would prefer to d Nordic Ski Walk, Cat Ski, Play an Instrument (the theme song is: When The Saints go Marching In), Carry a banner or carry a poster.

Parade rules do not allow for handing out or throwing of brochures, candy, CDs or anything else!