Sesquicentennial

Click on the links below to review photos from the many events that were held over a period of three years leading up to and during the 150 year celebration on July 27th - 31st , 2005 in Girard, Illinois.

Sesquicentennial Kick Off Dinner

Kick Off Dinner
Feb 12, 2005

Sesquicentennial Circus

Circus Fundraiser
Sep 29, 2004

Sesquicentennial Parade

Parade

Sesquicentennial Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony & Citizen of Year

Sesquicentennial All Around the Festival

All Around The Festival

Sesquicentennial Miss Girard Pageant

Miss Girard Pageant

Sesquicentennial Pleasant Hill Village

Pleasant Hill Village

Sesquicentennial Little Miss Mr.

Little Miss & Mr. Pageant

Sesquicentennial Kids Races

Kids Races

Sesquicentennial Talent Contest

Talent Contest

Sesquicentennial Pioneer Games

Kids Pioneer Games

Sesquicentennial Period Fashion Show

Period Fashion Show

Sesquicentennial Dog Costume Contest

Dog Costume Contest

Sesquicentennial Bed Turning & Quilts

Bed Turning and Quilts

Sesquicentennial Contests & Games

Contests and Games

Sesquicentennial Historical Museum

Historical Museum

Sesquicentennial Cardboard Boat Regatta

Cardboard Boat Regatta

Special thanks to those who submitted photos:

Candy Woodruff, Tony Kmiecek, Nathan Jones, Janice Smith, Debra Burnett, Becky Bishop and the numerous Sesquicentennial committee members, friends and family who snapped photos during the five day celebration.

Terry Allen

Becky Barnes

Scott Boehler

Mary Jo Brown

Dawn Cherry

Bob Deck

Gayle Fickas

Betty Garbin

Pamela Hawkins

JD Hudson

Taurie Jones

Tracy Kessler

Tonya Lancaster

Pat Mount

Josh Powell

Dan Reels

Shirley Sigley

Thelma Dean Stewart

Pam Wallace


Jean & Karl Ball

Carolynn Bettis

Jeff Boston

Don Burgess

Linda Coker

John & Jeanette Earley

Maggie Filson

George & Lorraine Hart

Kathy Hopkins

Stu Hunt

Tim & Lynn Jones

Linda & Tony Kmiecik

Joyce Matuska

Vicky Ploskonka

Deb Proctor

Emil & Vicki Rose

Dave Smith

John & Debbie Talbert

Joyce Atteberry


Amanda Barnes

Allen Boehler

John Boston

Sherry Case

Bill Deck

Kim Eldridge

Marilyn Galvan

Tausha & Bill Hart

Travis Hopkins

Barb & Darrell Jessen

Ken Kelnhofer

Carol Kruse

Paulette Miller

Jarrod Powell

John Prose

Juanita Rule

Tami Snyder

Adam Wallace

Ralph Drake


Committees

Committees

Committee Chairman
Bill Prose

Committee Treasurer
Debra Burnett

Sesquicentennial Committee

Jeff Boston, Chairman

Shirley Sigley, Treasurer


Carolynn Bettis, Robert "Bob" Deck, Wyman "Bill" Deck, Marilyn Galvan, Kathy Hopkins

History Committee

Kathy Hopkins , Chairman


Terry Allen, Becky Barnes, Mary Jo Brown, Dawn Cherry, Pamela Hawkins, Stu Hunt Pat Mount, Viki Rose, Dave Smith, Tami Snyder, Debbie Talbert

Decorating Committee

Barbara Jessen, Co-Chairman

Gayle Fickas, Co-Chairman


Amanda Barnes, Allen Boehler, Linda Coker, Bill Deck, Betty Garbin, Tracy Kessler Carol Kruse, Vicky Ploskonka, Jarrod Powell, Josh Powell, Deb Proctor, Dan Reels, Pam Wallace

Parade Committee


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