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Governor Will Attend 7th Annual Family Day Picnic and Barbecue


June 13, 2007

Ketchikan, Alaska - The 7th Annual Family Day Celebration picnic and barbecue is scheduled to take place Saturday, June 16th from 11:00 am until 4:00 pm at Ward Lake. The event is designed to provide children and families an opportunity to celebrate together in a safe, alcohol and drug free environment. The public is invited to attend.

Governor Sarah Palin's office informed the Ketchikan Family Day Celebration Committee that she and her family plan to attend the event and the Governor plans to present a proclamation. Governor Palin will make a brief presentation at 11:00 am, also attending will be Ketchikan school board members and members of the Coast Guard.

Family Day will also include many games such as sack races, tug-of-war and egg toss for adults and children of all ages. Coast Guard volunteers will be providing canoe rides around Ward Lake for children and for families.


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Source of News & Schedule:

Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Ketchikan Family Day Celebration Committee


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