Labor Day Festival: Sunday Highlights
Another busy day at Greenbelt’s Labor Day Festival.
12:32 p.m. Greg May leads a circus show on stage.
1:09 p.m. City Councilmember Rodney Roberts (left) and Tom Stutzman visit Greenbelt Museum’s new exhibit “Greenbelt: The First 75 Years 1937-2012” in the Community Center.
1:23 p.m. Randi Boule pushes her 3-month-old grandson Wolfgang Stone through the Labor Day Festival Photo Show in the Community Center.
1:47 p.m. Abbie and Ryley, both 8 and both in third grade, enjoy their sno cones.
1:57 p.m. At the Retro Town Fair, Lynne Chandler (right) and Kim Rush Lynch (center) judge vegetables as fair coordinator Sheila Maffay-Tuthill looks on.
2:34 p.m. Hannah (left) draws a portrait of Cecile in front of Lovin’ Life Ministries’ booth. A member of the organization tells me that they belong to Rev. Moon’s Unification Church, and Rev. Moon passed away minutes ago. They have just said a prayer for him.
3:03 p.m. Isaiah Lemons plays in the Talent Show on the festival stage. He is a 9th grader.
3:20 p.m. Sylvia Lewis (left) and Janet Jacobs Parker, two volunteers at the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Democratic Club’s booth, pose in front of the Old Glory.
3:50 p.m. Jackson Tuthill (7)’s cucumber wins the Best of the Show ribbon in the vegetable category.
4:23 p.m. Jake Transgrud (second from left) and Jan Knutson (third from left) of the RPG band pose with a group of friends after the band’s performance in the “Greenbelt Rising Stars” show in the Community Center gym.
4:53 p.m. Contestants for the Miss Greenbelt Pageant make their first appearance of the day outside the Aquatic and Fitness Center.
4:56 p.m. Little Miss Greenbelt and Junior Miss Greenbelt contestants
6:53 p.m. Two hours after the program started, Ashley Wickline is crowned Little Miss Greenbelt 2012.
7:00 p.m. Caroline Casey (left) is Junior Miss Greenbelt 2012.
7:11 p.m. Veronica Handunge is Miss Greenbelt 2012.
7:33 p.m. A view of the fairground from the top of the Ferris wheel
7:42 p.m. She has just won $219.50 at St. Hugh’s bingo.
8:51 p.m. Typhoon
8:58 p.m. Despite rain, Wicked Jezabel, an all-female party band, plays on the festival stage.