The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

Opinion

August 30, 2013

Reader: Church block party was enjoyable event

I attended my first church block party on Sunday, Aug. 25. It was so enjoyable that I already plan on returning next year.

Thanks to the 10 churches who participated. It was so well-organized and moved along very smoothly. The food was good and plentiful — lots of homemade cookies.

Thanks also to the River City Municipal Band. The music added so much to the festivities. They are truly becoming Clinton’s Goodwill Ambassadors.

This was their last concert for the year. Next year will be their 25th Jubilee and they are planning many activities to celebrate this occasion.

Thank you all for a most pleasant afternoon.

Phyllis Adair,

Clinton

 

 

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