The From the Ground Up group will plant flower beds in the park in
the afternoon, beginning at 3:30. The tulips for these beds have
been donated by Ward 1 Alderwomen Melody Anderson and Stacy Bacon.
At 5:30, Lincoln D.A.R.E. will start serving grilled hot dogs, chips
and soda, all free of charge.
Everyone is invited to come out and visit with Mayor Keith Snyder
and Anderson during the evening.
In addition the Lincoln Fire Department and Police Department
will have a fire truck and squad car for kids and adults to inspect
firsthand. There are also plans for the street department to bring
out one of their big dump trucks.
Parents are invited to bring their cameras for a shot of their
children as future firefighters, policemen or superintendent of
Lincoln streets and alleys. Bring lawn chairs and blankets and
prepare to stay awhile, relaxing and visiting with friends and
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