The Nativity of Our Lord Parish hosted its annual Summer Picnic on the Parish Picnic Grounds at Sacred Heart. The three-day event featured bands including Sperazza Band, John Stevens’ Polka Band and Flaxy Morgan, a flea market, cash raffle and raffle baskets games, traditional carnival food and more.
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