ALBION — The Albion Field Day Committee recently announced the Albion Volunteer Rescue will be honored for 20 years of service at the Albion Field Day, according to a press release from the committee. Albion Field Day will be held Saturday beside the Fire Station.

Field day events will kicked off with the Annual Princess/Queen Contest and Doll Carriage Parade at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Albion Elementary School. Cost is $3 per person, or $10 per family of four, at the door. Light refreshments will be available for sale.

Field Day begins with the Albion Lion’s Club Fun Run at 9 a.m. Saturday, behind the elementary school. The parade begins at 10:30 a.m. on the Hussey Road and will proceed down Main Street, lead by the available founding members of the Albion Rescue. The field opens behind the Besse Building and beside the fire station following the parade at approximately 11 a.m.

Activities will consist of the Albion Fire/Rescue Department cash raffle, chicken barbecue, hot dogs, fries and more.

The Lions Club will host an auction, beano, white elephant tables and whoopie pies. Albion Parent Teachers Association has planned children’s games, swings, a bounce house, and RC cars.

The Historical Society will sell dough boys. The Odd Fellows will have a fudge table. The library will conduct a book sale. The Field Day Committee will have a baked bean sale and contest and freeze pops sales.

Other participants will include Delta Ambulance, the Kennebec Sheriff’s Department, the K-9 unit and more. The proceeds raised will benefit participating Albion non-profit groups.

For more information call 437-2696 or [email protected]

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