The committee is also looking into the possibility of having representatives from their sister city, Showa, Japan as Honorary Grand Marshals.
Also as part of the Centennial celebration, the fireworks committee has increased the size of the display, which means more money is needed to support the event. There will be several displays just because it is the Centennial. Donations can be sent to the Eagle Point Community Assoc. attn Fireworks, P.O. Box 659, Eagle Point, OR 97524 or call Chairperson Rick Tree at 541-826-8889. Help is needed at the fun run and make contacts for donations to the fireworks gala.
This year Parade entry will be by donation. To enter or for parade information, contact Suzi Collins, 541-324-0099. For booth information and reservation the contact is Joni Parsons at 541-826-7151. For general volunteer information, contact Sharon Coupe at 541-830-3131 or 541-944-5142. And for the Fun Run, the contact is Bunny Lincoln, 541-944-2446.
By Nancy Leonard
Of the Independent