The Gilmanton Year Round Library Board of Directors extends hearty thanks to all who participated in the Summer Fling Fundraiser on June 29.
The events on the grounds of the Library included local vendors selling many different kinds of items on the lawn and inside the library, a collection of antique cars, face painting, sand art, games, a petting zoo provided by Tiny Tails Farms, Fire Department equipment provided by the Canterbury Fire Department, which also brought Smokey The Bear, and an ambulance staffed by the Gilmanton Fire Department.
There was a book sale and a plant sale with plants provided by Cole Gardens. Music during the lunch of hamburgers, hotdogs, chips and soda was provided by the Burdett Brothers Band with Don Guarino on drums.
Raffle items were donated by Phil Eisenmann, The Home Depot, Aaron's , Cole Gardens, Whoop It Up Whoopie Pies, Lisa's Dragonfly Garden Center, the Gosselin children, Subway, and Scentsy Candles.
Congratulations to the winners of the raffles: Dodie Smithers, Jordyn McElroy, Ellen Courtemanche, Baldi, John O'Malley , Gertie, Marge Durkee, and Carol Welch.
Other sponsors include BJ's Wholesale Club, Fiddlehead Farms, Walmart, Rolling Out The Dough, Meetinghouse Soda and Byron's Septic Service.
We appreciate all our many volunteers who planned and accomplished the events of the day. Thanks so much for all of your enthusiasm to support the Library. We now have funding to continue operations through January, 2014.
Board of Trustees
Gilmanton Year Round Library