Shriners plan community events this weekend [UPDATED]Published 9:13am Tuesday, May 14, 2013 Updated 11:14am Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Fergus Falls will host the Zuhrah Shrine Center’s Spring Ceremonial May 17 and18, which will include a parade and a community picnic. The ceremonial will honor local member Kirby Norman.
Events planned Friday include a rib dinner at the American Legion, which is open to the public, and from 8 p.m. to midnight, musical entertainment will include the Zuhrah Pipes and drum, and the Zuhrah Drum Corp., playing at various locations in Fergus Falls.
Saturday’s events will open at 9 a.m. with the ceremonial at the Bigwood Event Center. Parade lineup begins at 1 p.m., followed by the parade at 2 p.m. and run from the community center to the VFW Post 612 on Washington Avenue. The post parade picnic begins at 3 p.m.
Anyone interested in joining the parade may meet at the south parking lot of the Community Arena at 1 p.m. for line-up instructions.
There is no fee to participate and is a great opportunity for businesses and service clubs.
Spectators strongly encouraged.
Vestlandslag will be gathering for their stevne June 20-22 at the Bigwood Event Center in Fergus Falls, with pre-stevne tours available at the Otter Tail County Historical Center scheduled Wednesday, June 19.
To register for the stevne, call or e-mail Robert Hanson, 763-441-4463 or email@example.com , or call Ann Romo, president for more information at 507-824-2297 or firstname.lastname@example.org