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Discover Axtell Day Celebration Schedule Set For August 9th

“Discover Axtell Day”

COED SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT
$100 per team. All proceeds go to breast cancer research. Contact Pam Buessing @ 785-799-5481 or 785-736-2303.

5K RUN/ WALK
(Contact Angie Talbot with questions 785-736-2725) Registration @ Axtell City Park begins at 7:00 am. Race starts at 7:30 am. Registration fee of $15.00. All proceeds go to Axtell Ball Association for equipment.

BREAKFAST
Breakfast burritos & cinnamon rolls served at firehouse @ 8:00 am by St. Michael’s CYO group.

BICYCLE FUN RUN FOR KIDS
Registration @ gazebo by bank begins at 9:00 am. Run starts at 9:30 am. All proceeds go to Axtell Pride.

CLAY PIGEON SHOOT
(9:00 am – 4:00 pm) Come and go. Located south of Axtell 1/4 mile. $20.00 per shoot. Discount for multiple shoots. Contact Jake @ 785-736-2259 with questions. Throwing by Robert Christener. Plaques given. All proceeds go to Axtell Pride.

KIDS GAMES/ ACTIVITIES
(10:00 am-1:00 pm) Fun assortment of activities and games. We will have a bounce house, photo booth, face painting, train rides, and several other fun activities. (Some will be pay per activity and some will be included in the purchase of a wristband.) All proceeds go to Axtell Pride.

FRISBEE GOLF
(10:00 am – 12:00 pm) – Holes sponsored by local businesses. Sign-up @ gazebo. Contact Bill Buessing with questions @ 785-336-1853 or 785-736-2390

ANTIQUE TRACTOR PULL
(1:00 pm) – Registration from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. Registration fee of $10.00/hook. Contact Kieran Holthaus @ 785-410-0777 or Junior Holthaus @ 785-799-5305

HORSE & BUGGY RIDES
(1:00 pm – 3:00 pm) Kids pedal tractor pull (register @ 12:30/ starts @ 1:00pm.) Location: 1 block west of fire house (2nd & Maple)

HANDCRAFTED BINGO
(1:00 pm – 3:00 pm) Axtell American Legion – $5.00 a card. All proceeds go to a local cancer benefit. Contact Amy Smith @ 785-736-2970.

TRACTOR COUNTRY CRUISIN’
(2:00 pm) Sign-up at Axtell High School. Registration fee of $15.00. All proceeds go to a local cancer benefit. Contact Gary Ronnebaum @ 785-799-7459 or Rollie Peschel @ 785-294-0113.

FIREMAN’S BBQ & METHODIST CHURCH ICE CREAM
(5:00 pm) Axtell American Legion. All proceeds go to Axtell Fire Department & United Methodist Church.

TIM STRATHMAN BAND
(9:00 pm – Midnight) Band is sponsored by: Axtell Truss, Moonlight Restoration, H&R Construction, Midwest Metal Supply, B&D Buildings, & Dave’s Hardware.

Street dance will be located on Main Street. Be sure to bring your lawn chairs. Rock paper scissors contest: At first break during dance (9:45-10:00). Sponsored by Almark Auto Repair.

Parents: There will not be any bicycles allowed during the dance for the safety of everyone dancing. Thank you for your cooperation.

Concession stands: Ball field (Axtell Football Team) and at the firehouse (St. Michael’s CYO)

Restrooms: Behind firehouse, City Park, Legion

General Contact Information: Pride – Nikki Ronnebaum @ 785-294-0183 or [email protected] AEDC – Deb Ronnebaum @ 785-799-5512 or [email protected]

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