Museum celebrates the 50th with Old-Time Picnic
May 9, 2017 - Picnic Time
BRISTOL BOROUGH The open is invited to applaud a Grundy Museum’s Golden Anniversary by bringing a cruise lunch, sweeping or chair and spending an afternoon on a banks of a scenic Delaware River.
A giveaway and family-friendly Old-Time Picnic on a Delaware takes place on Saturday, May 20 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., sleet or shine, on a Grundy Campus located during 610-680 Radcliffe Street.
Throughout a day, picnickers will suffer song played by a Gin Canaries, dancing by a Old City Sweethearts and make-it-take-it activities for all ages.
Everybody’s invited to suffer a cut of birthday cake with ice cream and marvel during a big-wheel bicycles ridden by The Wheelmen; float a pony, play a grass game, or snap a print with jazz-era props as a giveaway souvenir.
The Community Mosaic Art Project featuring a Grundy Clock Tower will be introduced during a cruise and a public’s assistance is indispensable to emanate it.
Closing out a day’s events is a Picnic Basket Drawing during 3 p.m. An oversized cruise basket done by U.S. manufacturer Peterboro Basket Company and filled with cruise reserve will be a esteem for one propitious attendee.
Hailing from Mt. Airy, a Gin Canaries is a four-member rope with a favorite song to play entrance from a jazz epoch of 1920s-1940s. Composed of vocalist Christa Hackenberg, pianist and accordion actor David Graves, Clarinet and saxophone actor Paul Salter, and guitarist Louis Marchesani, these “Canaries” adore to have fun with their audiences (www.gincanaries.com).
The Old City Sweethearts are a selected dance unit featuring dance choreographies of carol lines from a Roaring 20s, a 1940s Big Band Swing era, a time of Classic Hollywood Glamour, and some-more (www.oldcitysweethearts.com).
With internal roving enthusiasts participating, “The Wheelmen is a national, non-profit classification dedicated to gripping alive a birthright of American cycling, compelling a replacement and roving of early cycles made before to 1918, and enlivening cycling as partial of complicated living” (www.thewheelmen.org).