RIVERDALE CITY NEWSLETTER RIVERDALE CITY Page 1 2009 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS JUNE 30 - JULY 4 SATURDAY, JULY 4 • Riverdale Park Festivities (4300 South Parker Drive) Sports Tournaments • Sunrise Service The Sunrise Service and Flag Rais- Carnival • Co-ed Volleyball Tournament At 11:00 a.m. the booths will be open The tournament is set for the eve- ing Ceremony will be at 7:00 a.m. in Riverdale Park near the flag pole. offering games, food, and fun. Bring nings of June 25th & 26th at the the family and enjoy the day. Community Center for those ages Our speaker will be Ron Mann who 16 and older. Register at the was a special aide to Pres. Reagan. Kids Games Community Center or online. • Lions Club Breakfast Free children’s games for ages 11 Free! The most important meal of the day! and under will be held in the upper From 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. the Lions park area from 11:00 a.m. to noon. • Golf Tournament - On Friday, Club will hold their annual fund- There will be prizes and fun for all! July 3rd will be our annual Golf Tournament held at Schneiter’s raiser breakfast at the Riverdale Park bowery. The cost is $4.00 for Watermelon Eating Contest Riverside Golf Course. This will adults and $2.00 for children under The watermelon eating contest be- be a four person scramble. The 12. All proceeds go to charity. gins at noon. If you would like to par- fee is $36.00 for 18 holes. Re- ticipate you need to pre-register serve your tee time by calling • 5K Run/Walk online or at the Community Center Schneiter’s Golf at 801-399-4636. Get your exercise in early by joining before July 4th. For those age 12 and • 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament the 5K Run/Walk at the Red Church older. Hoop it up on July 4th, 1:00 p.m. parking lot, 1000 West 4400 South. in the Community Center. There Check in begins at 6:30 a.m. with Pie Eating Contest are a variety of categories for the Walk starting at 7:15 a.m. and The pie eating contest will begin at youth, men, and women. Register the Run starting at 7:30 a.m. 1:00 p.m. If you would like to partici- by June 27th. Details and registra- T-shirts given to the first 200 who pate you need to pre-register online tion forms are available online. pre-register. Participants must pre- or at the Community Center before register. Forms are online or at the July 4th. For those age 12 and older. Baby Contest Community Center. No cost for resi- dents, $5 for non-residents. Entertainment JULY 2nd - If you have little ones, Entertainment has been lined up for enter them in our annual Baby Con- • Old Glory Days Parade your enjoyment from 11:30 a.m. to test! There will be two age groups 3:30 p.m. The ‘Pedals & Paws’ Children’s Pa- and judging times - 6 to 13 months, rade will begin at 9:00 a.m. (children 5:00 p.m. & 14 to 24 months, 6:00 Fireworks Extravaganza 8 years and under to be accompa- The perfect way to end a day of cele- p.m. Participation is free. Open to nied by a parent). Those participat- Riverdale children only. Register bration! The city will set the night sky ing can go to the upper Riverdale on fire with our annual fireworks dis- online or at the Community Center. Park area at 6 p.m. the night before play. The show will begin at dusk. to decorate their bikes. Call 801- Come early for a good spot! Pumpers vs. Porkers Softball 621-6084 for details. JULY 3rd - Come and see our Police The Old Glory Days Parade begins For details call 801-621-6084 take on the Firefighters in a fun at 9:30 a.m. The parade route will or visit www.riverdalecity.com game of softball. The game takes run west along 4400 South starting place at the ball diamond next to the at 700 West going to Parker Drive Community Center at 6:00 p.m. and then north to the park. A Special “THANKS” goes to all of those who have worked hard to To register for an event please visit the city website at plan and participate in this years’ www.riverdalecity.com Old Glory Days events! or go to the Community Center, 4360 S. Parker Drive.