Happy September Granite City -
It's back to school time and this month's home page is
dedicated to our schools, students and teachers.
Send us your "first day of school" photographs and
we will be happy to add them to the page.  Check out our
school pictures from days gone by.

Please welcome our newest sponsors,
Lascelle's and Callis Papa & Szewczyk PC, please take
a moment to scroll through their advertisements.

Mark your calendars for the Lincoln Place Heritage Festival
this month, and the many other activities you will find by
looking through the home page.  And remember,
new announcements are always added at the bottom of
the page...check back often to see what's new.
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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
Mr. Padgett's class at Nameoki
School, Class 1967-1968
Congratulations to Officers Autrey and Carney of the
Pontoon Beach Police Department for their promotions
to the rank of Sargent
Alayna & her dad on her first day as a 1st grader
4th Grade at Wilson School 1971-72
6th Grade at Webster School 1968-1969
Maryville School 1970-1971
Luke on his first day as a third grader
at Frohardt School
9 year old twins Chloe & Gabby on their
first day of 4th grade at Frohardt School
Hanna's first day of 6th grade at Grigsby
& Gregg's first day as a Freshman at GCHS
FEATURING ETHNIC CULTURES OF HISTORIC LINCOLN PLACE
Macedonia, Bulgaria, Armenia, Hungary, Mexico, Croatia, Russia,
England, Ireland and Scotland
ETHNIC FOOD AND PASTRIES
ETHNIC FOLK DANCERS . ETHNIC FOLK MUSIC
Face painting, balloon crafts, juggler, magic show, children's book sale
and children's giveaways
LINCOLN PLACE PHOTOS  & HISTORICAL ARTIFACTS
QUILT DISPLAY
COSTUMES OF EASTERN EUROPE DISPLAYS
MACEDONIAN BEADWORK DEMONSTRATION
APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN DULCIMER
CELTIC HARP . COUNTRY FIDDLE
STRONG MAN DEMO AND COMPETITION
PRODUCT VENDORS . CRAFTERS . JEWELRY . OLD FASHIONED CANDY
"MEN OF GRANITE" BOOKS, MEET & GREET THE AUTHOR
LINCOLN PLACE ATHLETIC DISPLAY AND PHOTOS
MEET & GREET GOLDEN GLOVES BOXING & WRESTLING CHAMPS
LINCOLN PLACE ORAL HISTORY INTERVIEWS ON DISPLAY
BOOK ON HUNGARIAN IMMIGRATION, MEET THE AUTHOR
OPEN FOLK DANCING LED BY
UNIVERSITY CITY FOLK DANCE TROUPE
APPLE PIE BAKING CONTEST
AND MORE
FREE ADMISSION . FREE PARKING . OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Family friendly . Culturally enlightning
No pets, alcohol, smoking, coolers, glass containters, outside food or drink permitted in the park
Cierra on her first day as a Sophomore
at Granite City High School
Kiersten's 1st day of Kindergarten
Class of 2029
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A LIST OF LINKS TO ALL
EVENTS!
NHRA AAA Midwest Drag Racing Nationals September 2016 at Gateway Motorsports Park - Photography by Tanks Aerial Photography
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