Did You Know...
that two Granite City gals were in the Miss
America Pagent?
In 1950 Catherine Kleinschmidt and
1965 Kathleen Marie Oros
Catherine
Kleinschmidt
Kathleen Marie
Oros
Granite City Park District Independence Day Celebration
“PROUD TO BE AN AMERICAN”
THE PATRIOTS IN THE PARK ARE SPONSORING A CONTEST FOR THE JULY 4TH CELEBRATION.  DECORATE YOUR HOME,
BUSINESS OR NEIGHBORHOOD.  

THE THEME FOR THIS YEAR IS “PROUD TO BE AN AMERICAN”.
Registration forms will be available in the newspapers, at the park office or by clicking here.

JUDGING WILL BE ON SUNDAY, JUNE 29, 2008
STARTING TIME -1:00 P.M..   
THE NAMES OF THE CONTEST WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT
THE JULY 4TH CELEBRATION
Click here for additional information     Click here for past winners
"Im Bored...send me to
HORSE CAMP"

Gateway Stables & Riding Academy
Beginner Horse Camp
Wednesday's
9:00 am to 4:00 pm with riding!

June, July & August
Call today for details!
Everyone enjoys a warm, sunny and wet day at the Wilson Park Swimming Pool!
SKATERS 4 CHRIST

Thursdays
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
At the MILL SKATEPARK
Free Skating & Biking!
$2.00 Helmet Rental
or bring your own!
Bring your friends and
have
a blast with us!

1735 Grand Avenue
Granite City
www.gcmill.org
2008 Patriots in the Park
at Wilson Park announces the
1st annual PATRIOT PAWS
A new costumed dog contest!

Enter your dog in our new patriotic
costume contest
Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places
Entry fee is 1 can of dog food to
benefit the Granite City APA
Registration at 12:00pm
at Centennial Pavilion
Contest at 1:00pm  
For more information call the Park
Office at 877-3059
FREE ROTTED MANURE FOR YOUR GARDEN OR
HOUSEPLANTS--
U LOAD, BRING YOUR OWN SHOVEL!!!
Clean and organic, quality loam
Gateway Stables  .  3514 Lake Drive   .  931-3527

All Nations Deliverance Ministries
This is the place where miracles happen every day

$150 Computer Program
For Qualifying Families
Click here for additional information
Click here to view the latest addition to the Eddleman Kite
Collection!
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WELCOME HOME CHELSEA
Click here for updates on Chelsea & her family
The NEW
Rivers of Life
Christian School

3237 West Chain of Rocks
Granite City
797-7933

Click Here for Details
Makenzie E. of Granite City
Catches her
very first fish while visiting her
aunt in
New Orleans.  She is the great
granddaughter of...
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Congratulations to
Adam Zimmer & Lindsey Arnold
on their upcoming wedding June 21
www.arnold-zimmer.com
Yard Sales Are Back!
Click here to check out all
local yard sales and to use
our printer friendly list option!
Rachel Roy
Winner of the 2008
Patriots In The Park High School Essay Contest
Congratulations to Rachel Roy
This year's winner of the
Patriots In the Park  High School
Essay Contest

Rachel's essay will be read at
this year's 4th of July Patriots In the Park
Festivities.

Great job Rachel!
Click here for Rachel's bio
Click here to read the contest winning
essay
Patriots In The Park 2008 Schedule of Events
Wednesday, July 2
Carnival and Vendors                           6pm to 11 pm
Thursday, July 3
Carnival and Vendors                           1pm to 11 pm
Evening Matinee (All rides $1.25)        6 pm to 10 pm
Carriage Rides & Pony Rides                 4pm to 8 pm
Patriot Idol Contest at Centennial Pavilion  6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Click Here for Complete Schedule