Going Home to the Fair

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Today I posted over at Canadian Writers Who Are Christian as I do once a month.

Going Home to the Fair

On Saturday, the 10th of September, my husband and I followed a tradition, returning to our home community for the annual fall fair. It always runs the first weekend after Labour Day. A time of anticipation after children have gone back to school. Sometimes we wore wearing jeans and sweaters for cool weather and other times shorts and t-shirts as people wore this time, when it's hot and humid. We prepared for rain outdoors, but the parade went on.
As a young school child, I remember walking in the parade with our teacher. Two students carried the school banner. Much later the parade changed from students walking in groups to costumed walkers and bikers and tractors.And the old firetruck tooting its horn... Read more here.
10686985_339808289525971_474219349921645985_n.jpgphoto from a past Fall Fair