|The loudspeaker system was set up in front of Smith Maple
|You can see one section of the crowds here in front of the Shrewsbury Church.
|That's Ann Vanneman marching for the Historical Society
on the right.
|Next came our Veterans. That's Gerry Martin in the middle.
|The local farms were represented by a wonderful Cornocopia
float and pulled by, of course, a John Deere Tractor.
|Many of our farmers were represented on board.
|Most everyone was there from the Shrewsbury Elementary
|The kids carried their animal sculptures.
|Alana and Lavinia represented Pierce's Store,
established in 1865!
|The Shrewsbury Bocce Club featured a working Bocce court.
|The Shriners retinue included a drum corps and...
|a CAMEL. The kids loved this float!!
|Next was our award-winning Volunteer Fire Department.
|Along with a variety of fire engines, came this vintage
winter "passenger van"
|Michael Wells sported a top hat.
|Heather is joined by 4 students from her 2019 Cooking Class: Sharon, Linda, Carol and Jo
|All the kids stood in line for the face painting
|There were games of all kinds
|Here's a view from the back of the church
|Picnic tables provided space for the great BBQ
|There was a big line to get lunch
|Inside the Town meeting room were local artisans displaying
their wares. Here are Chryl and Gerry with their wooden bowls
with Jolly looking on.
|Meg Mellor spun wool for a rapt group of kids.
|The Shrewsbury Singers performed as well.
|And then the band continued playing all afternoon.