Monday September 24, 2012

The annual Fall Foliage Children’s Parade, with the theme "Toys on Parade," will be held Friday, Sept. 28.

Registration starts at 4 p.m. at the corner of Eagle and Main Street. Children, up to eighth grade, who are participating in the parade, should register by 5:15 p.m.

The parade will start about 5:30 p.m. at Eagle Street and march to the City Hall parking lot where they will be greeted by Mayor Richard Alcombright and other officials.

All participants will receive a ribbon. Small toys will also be given out to all participants at the end of the parade by Cariddi Sales. The top three winners of each category will receive medals. In addition, Persnickety Toys will also provide the winners with gift certificates.

Volunteers are needed to help with judging, registration, and other tasks. To volunteer, contact Kathy Keeser at kathykeeser@gmail.com or (413) 346-7196.