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Beach 10:00 am


For info or Pre-register: 636-2314 Sponsors: Parkway

Breakfast: 8:00 am - 10:00 am Erickson Rec Centre

Ham, Scrambled Toast Potatoes,


Adult: 84.00; Child (12 & under]: 52.00 Proceedsto l-terHageCcmminee • Log ManseResloralKm

Sponsors_ Erickson Credu Union

Slow Pitch Toumament 10:00am Sports Grounds

Entry by Team

10 -4 per

Fee - $20.00 per team

ScOIl Gray(636-773J) Or Narval Lee (636-2290)

Registration 8:30 am 10:30 am Sale of He Supper & Dance Tickets He Souvenirs

He Quilt Raffle Tickets Erickson Reo Centre

Decade Days Display. 2:00 pm 4:00 pm Erickson Collegiate


Golf Tournament (Day 1) Hills Golf Course - Onanole Entry by Foursome

Sponsors Park Pharmacy
Pizza 4:00 pm 7:00 pm Rec Centre
Pizza Caesar
Adult (12 &

Pre-schoolers: Free

Sponsors_ Heather's
Par 3 Golf Tournament 10:00 am 4:00 pm

Bob's Bunker

Golf Fee: Adult: $5.00; Junior 2-person Best Ball; Prizes Sponsors




Rattler" Pedal Tractor Pull


Breakfast 8:00 am 10:00

Erickson R« Centre

Adult: 54.00; Child (12 & under): S2.00

Sponsors_ Heritage Co-op

Registration 8:30 am 10:30 am Sale of HC Supper & Dance Tickets HC Souvenirs

HC Quilt Raffle Tickets Erickson Rec Centre

Legion Br #143 Open House

1:00 5:00 pm H~I
Traditional Paw-Wow. 1 :00 pm 5:00 pm

Fairgrounds Area

Pick-A-Day Golf Tournament Day)

Lakewood Hills Golf Course

Entry by Foursome

Native Feast: 5:00 pm Erickson Rec Centre Everybody Welcome!

Sponsors_ Rollmg River Nouon


Park Pharmacy


Decade Concert: 7:30 pm



Music & Dancing from the Decades of the 20th Century with "The Millennium Minstrels" & Special Guests


Linda Squance, Viola Burkett, Joan Lee, Ivy Carter, Abe and Wilma Braun, Gordon Turner, Carole Bergeson Marge Gregorash began the task of organizing the

bration, Homecoming 2000.

The beautiful logo, designed by Leslie Woloshen, depicted three scenes, the Rolling River Reserve, the Town of Erickson, and the Rural Municipality of Clanwilliam.

Friday, July 7 was Welcome Day. At the campground, III the evening, there was music, visiting and a wiener


Each morning breakfast was served at the Recreation Centre. This proved to the 'THE gathering place' where welcoming folks back home was as enjoyable as the visit­ ing that took place. Here IS where daily registration took place, raffle tickets were sold on the Homecoming Quilt and souvemrs could be purchased. Many folks could be

seen proudly wearing Homecoming shirts.

Saturday, July 8, consisted of sidewalk sales, flea

markets, western parade, opening ceremonies, music

and cele-




Legion Color Party Parade: 11 :00 am

Erickson legion Hall to Airport

Sponsors: Legion & Ladles

Arrival "Cornell" Aircraft from Commonwealth

Air Training Plan Museum, Brandon 11 :00 am

Erickson Airport

&: Erickson Flying Club

Static Display of Aircraft 11 :00 am - 4:00 pm

Erickson Airport

Sponsors' Legion

Registration: 8:30 em- 10:30 am Sate of He Supper & Dance Tickets He Souvenirs

He Quilt Raffle Tickets Erickson Rec Centre

Following Events at Erickson Rec Centre:

Veteran Display: 12:00 pm- 3:00 pm
Tournament 1:30

Fee: 53.00 - Cash

300 pm

Pick-A-Day Golf Toumament (Day 5) Lakewood Hills oorrcocrsc- Onaoole Enuy by Founome

MmmJom Pork Phomtot-oy

Millennium Minstrels 3:30 -4:30 pm


Westmount School

10:00 am-

Picnic LWlch, 12,00 pm (636-2495) Or E



Homecoming Buffet
Supper 5:00 7:00 pm


Erickson Rec Centre

Roast Beef, Fried Chicken. Salads,

Pickle Fruit Tray,



Registration 8:30 am 10:30 am

Sale of HC Supper & Dance Tickets HC Souvenirs

He Quilt Raffle Tickets Erickson Rec Centre

Homecoming Dance: 8:00 pm • 1 :00 am

Advance Tickets

Erickson Rec Centre

Adult: $10 00

GOlf Tournament - Tee Times: 8;00 am 10:00

Lakewood Hills Golf Course - Onanole Entry by Foursome

Sponsors: Pork Pharmacy


Erickson Schools 2:00 - 4:00 pm Erickson

Hosts_ EI5ie Butler, Lomo Rose, Aime Gobin

Homecoming Decorating & Lighting Contest
Winners Announced
Decade 4:00 pm
Homecoming Quilt Raffle

Winner -Announced


jamboree, street dance and the climax of the day was the fireworks display.

Sunday, July 9, was designated as 'Sports were golf tournaments, Slow Pitch Tournament,

Volleyball. The evening featured the Shevchenko Ukrainian Dance Concert.

Day'. There and Beach

Monday, July 10, was Pioneer Day. A delightful after­ noon was held at Parkland Home at the Birthday Tea.

Tuesday, July I I, was labeled Country Fair Day. The Mini-Fair sponsored by the Keith Johnston family was enjoyed. There were also many school reunions, horseshoe tournaments and the evening featured the Lions Casino Night.

Wednesday, July 12, was Youth Day, which every­ one young-at-heart enjoyed. There was a Soap Box Derby, Creative Bubbling Show, Face Painting and a Teen Dance.

Thursday, July 13, Veteran's Day, consisted of the Legion Colour Party Parade and the arrival of the 'Cornell' Aircraft from Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum