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The McClure Sesquicentennial Celebration Committee would like to extend an invitation to join the committee and volunteer to help make the celebration a huge success. The celebration will be held during the McClure Pot Pie Festival from July 20 to July 23, 2017 at Cold Springs Grove (Bean Soup Grounds). The town of McClure was founded in 1867 and the borough of McClure was established in1967. It is great that as a town we get to have two celebrations at once. The committee was formed in August of 2011. Currently the committee is working on a history book about McClure Borough and West Beaver Township. The history book is near completion (in the editing stage) and the committee is taking pre-orders of $45 for the history book dedicated to McClure and West Beaver Township. If you have any photos or facts about

anything …

please contact Andrew Benner at:

McClure_1867@ymail.com or

(570) 658-7033

McClure’s Website:

www.mcclure150.org

Sesquicentennial Celebration Facebook Page:

https://www.facebook.com/McClure1867

McClure Sesquicentennial Celebration 1891 – 2016 & McClure Kettle Drop

In addition to the Sesquicentennial celebration the committee has a fun fundraiser at the McClure Fire Hall on West Specht Street; the McClure Kettle Drop. It starts at 10:00 p.m. and goes to 12:15 a.m. There will be food, games, prizes, raffles, modified chinese auction, beard contest and much more. The MC for the night will be A.W. Entertainment. Kettle Drop T-shirts are $15 and Sweatshirts are $30. They are available by ordering one from the committee members.

Check it out on Facebook:

Kettle Drop:  https://www.facebook.com/KettleDrop1

Hope to see everyone at the McClure Kettle Drop, please come out and support the McClure Sesquicentennial Celebration Committee!

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