Alexander sets bicentennial for Aug. 11

Jun 14, 2012


ALEXANDER — The town of Alexander’s bicentennial celebration will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 11. There will be crafts, displays and demonstrations at the Town Hall on Church Street. The Town Museum will be open throughout the day.



A kiddie parade will be at 11 a.m. starting at the Town Hall parking lot. There will be a slide show presentation from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.




The Alexander Fire Department will serve a chicken barbecue at noon at the Firemen’s truck garage on Route 98. Boy Scout Troop 650 will serve hot dogs, hamburgers and drinks.



At 1 p.m. there will be a program with guest speakers followed by a concert by the Alexander Firemen’s Band at 2 p.m.



The Girl Scouts will have a bake sale and a duck pond. There will also be an old-fashioned costume contest. A booklet, “Alexander: A Retrospective of the First 200 Years” will be on sale. Parking will be available at the High School. Additional events to be announced.



For more information, call Kate at (585) 591-1204.