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August being packed with end of summer activities


August 19, 2021

The ice cream social tradition which was started in the first years of Brodstone Memorial Hospital, was continued Sunday afternoon in Superiorʼs City Park. Before the hospital grew to cover the entire block, the social was held beneath the Three Sisters Oak Tree located on the lawn in front of the original hospital building. Participants had the choice of homemade chocolate or vanilla ice cream and a choice of cakes and desserts. Children pictured eating ice cream are Ruby Flores, Kenna and Teagan Kenny while Erica Kenny and Donna Lovewell visit in the background. Sundayʼs weather conditions added to the dayʼs enjoyable setting.

Thus far August has been packed with special events. Here in Superior the chamber of commerce sponsored on the first Saturday, the Sidewalk Bazaar, an event started more than 60 years ago. That was followed on the second Saturday by the city-wide garage sale. This week it is Homegrown party and bazaar and the Flights of Honor display. Sunday the annual Lady Vestey Ice Cream Social was held in City Park.

To the north of Superior the 50th anniversary of Dick's Place was combined with Lawrence Community Club to make for a fun day on Aug. 7. This past weekend the annual Deweese Demolition Derb...

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