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Bullard Park hosts Community Action’s carnival for kids

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 10 July 2015 at 12:00 am

Photos by Tom Rivers

ALBION – Emily, age 4, heads down a slide from a bounce house at Bullard Park today.

Community Action of Orleans & Genesee organized the carnival with help from other local agencies and the park supervisors in the village park program.

There were many stations with games, activities, food and prizes. The carnival started at 10 a.m. and ended at 2 p.m.

“Mr. Scribbles” – Michael Sparling of Perry – was a popular spot, letting kids scribble on a paper and then he added cartoons of animals with a friendly message.

Mr. Scribbles made this artwork for Brianne.

Nicholas Martino plays the washerboard toss game. His friend Cole London waits for his turn.

Andrea Severson, a volunteer for the carnival, makes some cotton candy for the children at the park.

Jean Shervin, right, is a volunteer with Community Action and she is serving hot dogs at the carnival. Dave Andrews, left, is a member of the Masonic Lodge in Albion. He is manning the grill.