Sabrina Chester had the winning raffle ticket at the Friends Fest Picnic on Sunday, August 28th! She won a Tarpon 100 sit-on-top kayak which is a perfect kayak for paddling the Middle River. Katrina purchased her ticket at The Blacksmith Shop in Harrisonburg.
Other raffle items and the winners included:
Fly Fishing Adventure with Justin Fischbach – Bill Sullivan
$50 Gift Certificate to Wilderness Adventure – Spencer Eavers
All Weather Rain Gauge – Rick Chittum
Friends of the Middle River T-shirts – Ryan Bugas, Scott Miller, and Libby Caisler
Thank you to Carolyn Ford, Mark Battin, Roger Robinson, Neil Tucker, Ann Cline, David Fuller, Cindy Fuller, Liz McCue, Pete Cooper, Joe Thompson, Joe McCue and especially Shirley & Stuart Webster, our hosts, for planning and organizing this year’s barbecue picnic.
The site of the picnic is an absolutely beautiful spot on Middle River in Verona, owned by Shirley and Stuart. Their hospitality and enthusiasm for hosting this event was evident, and the 116 grown-ups and kids who came to the picnic had a great time Sunday afternoon!