Borger Summer Celebration set for Thursday
This year’s Borger Summer Celebration is set for this Thursday!The event, sponsored by the Borger Chamber of Commerce, is scheduled to take place from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 14, 2011, at Huber Park. A variety of booths will be on hand for people to enjoy during the celebration.•Scentsy Wickless – Wickless Candles•Frank Phillips College – Mobile Classroom (Information Booths for Various Career and Technical Programs, Popcorn and Water)•Downtown Merchants – Bouncy House•Central Baptist Church – Water and Face Painting•Unity Lodge #1242 – Hot Dogs, Pickles, Cokes, and Chips•Mami’s Boutique – Hair bows, Headbands, and Tutus•Hutchinson County Republican Women – Water, Pop, and Information•Elks Drug Awareness – Water, Soda, Barbecue Sandwiches, Fruit Cups, Nachos, and Information•Silpada/Mary Kay – Silpada Jewelry, Information, and Mary Kay•Crime Stoppers – Information•Hedley Senior Citizens – Raffle for Guided Hunt, Stay at Dude Ranch, and Rifle•Big State Remodeling – Windows, Siding, and Insulation•Busy Bee’s Cleaning Service – Information, T-Shirts, and Drawing•Images by Rice – Photo Booth•Jackson’s Journey to D.C. - Cross Walk•Grandma Schroeder’s Rugs – Hand Crafted Crotched Rugs•Agrium – Cotton Candy and Information•4-H County Council – Turkey Legs, Sausage Wraps, and Water•Cash Store – Information•Borger FFA Booster Club – Water Slide and Drinks•Cookie Lee Jewelry – Jewelry•Troop 507 Boy Scouts of America – Information, Camping, and Cooking Demo•Chuck Fite – Roasted Corn and Drinks•Mobile Spa Girl – Instant Manicure•Hutchinson County Youth Soccer Association – Snow cones and Water•CnC Matchstix – Matchstick Art, Lemonade, and Tea•Hutchinson County Youth Child Welfare Board – Can Drinks and Information•Calvary Baptist Church – Information•Minton-Chatwell Funeral Directors – Snow cones•Kidd Stuff – Airbrush, Temporary Tattoos, and Hair painting•Lions’ Club – Membership Drive•Cable One – Bingo and TV Giveaway•Sugar Rush Old Fashioned Candy – Candy, Popcorn, and Paperwork on IT WORKS•Borger Kiwanis – Children’s Activities•First Church of the Nazarene/Twenty Cent Ministries – Tot Roller Coaster, Make Your Own Tie-Dye T-Shirts, Children’s Chairs, and Dunk Booth•Bethel Baptist Church – Popcorn, Pickles, and Drinks•Dave’s Air Brush – Air Brush Shirts•Florence Stevenson – Toys and Novelties•Borger Rotary Club – Ice Cream and Basketball•Hutchinson County Cares, Inc. - Brochures, Nutterville T-Shirts, and Raffle Tickets for Homemade Saddle•Greyhound Adoption League of Texas – Information and Greyhounds•AJ’s Artistic Creations – Craft Items – Wooden Block Stackers, and Decorative Ceramic Tiles•iRims, etc. - Silicone Bracelets and Drawing for Prizes•Pastry Pantry – Baked Goods•Western Finance – InformationBeverly Benton, CEO of the Borger Chamber of Commerce, said booths may begin setting up at any time after 12 p.m. Thursday.She also encourages local citizens to bring out their yard chairs and enjoy the music of the Prairie Dogs who will be playing in the gazebo area.“There will be varied music of all kinds that is sure to keep the toes tapping,” Benton said. “Come and visit with your neighbors and friends and enjoy the fun and activities.”In addition to the Borger Chamber of Commerce, the Summer Celebration is being sponsored by Chevron Phillips, ConocoPhillips, Borger Bank, Borger Federal Credit Union, United Supermarket, Agrium, and McDonalds.To find out more about the Summer Celebration, call the Borger Chamber of Commerce at 274-2211.