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When: Wednesday, July 1 from 4-9pm RAIN OR SHINE!  Room for everyone in shelter!

Twin Cities 9th Annual Canadian PicnicMoir Park, 104th Street at Morgan Avenue South, Bloomington, MN.  Directions via I-35W (about 2 miles south of I-494):
• Take the W 106th St Exit traveling either north or southbound on I-35W. 
• Head west on W 106th St.
• Drive 4 blocks WEST to Morgan Ave.  Head North for two blocks
• At 104th St W, head WEST for 1/2 a block.  Picnic grounds, and parking lot will be on the north side of 104th St. W
• Look for that Maple Leaf signs on major roads
Tentative Schedule:
Registration Opens:      4:00pm
Grills Ready:            4:30pm
Water Balloon Toss:      6:00pm
Singing Oh Canada:       6:45pm
Canada Day Cake:         7:00pm
Picnic Over:             9:00pm
What:   To Bring - Your own food (burgers, dogs, buns, other meats if desired, or sandwiches), drinks (pop, beer, etc).  2 grills will be hot and ready by 5pm.  Also, bring bug spray, softball glove, and Canadian T-Shirts and Flags!  Bloomington Parks rules only permit 3.2% beer, and are known to CHECK this.  In CANS only! What: NOT to Bring - You don't need to bring a BBQ - we will have two large grills hot and ready.  You DON'T need to bring ANY condiments. (ketchup, relish, mustard, plastic utensils  napkins, and paper plates will ALL be available).  We are even roasting up some fresh cut onions on the grill!  Cake will be served later. Costs:  When registering at our picnic site, $2.00 per adult, and $1.00 per child to cover shelter and BBQ costs.  The shelter can accommodate two hundred people! Help: At the picnic site:
Neil's Cell at 612-804-9566,
Brenda's Cell at 612-804-8883

Before the Picnic Date
Daytime Questions: 952-486-8736 - Ask for Neil
Evening Questions: 952-975-2940 - Ask for Neil

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