2012-06-14 / Community News

Parade kicks off Saco’s 250th



Saco kicked off its 250th birthday with a parade June 9 with more than 100 groups participating. The celebration will last through next month. Turn to the Courier each week for updates on what’s going on. See page 4 of this week’s paper for an update written by Camille Smalley, program and education manager for Dyer Library/Saco Museum. See more photos from the parade at the Courier’s Facebook page: Biddeford - Saco - OOB Courier. (Molly Lovell-Keely photos) Saco kicked off its 250th birthday with a parade June 9 with more than 100 groups participating. The celebration will last through next month. Turn to the Courier each week for updates on what’s going on. See page 4 of this week’s paper for an update written by Camille Smalley, program and education manager for Dyer Library/Saco Museum. See more photos from the parade at the Courier’s Facebook page: Biddeford - Saco - OOB Courier. (Molly Lovell-Keely photos)

Above, Tom Merryman of Deering Lumber and his two Boston terriers, Tucker and Smiley, drove the Courier’s float. Left, Steve Mercier from Saco Fire Department enjoyed the parade that passed through Main Street. Above, Tom Merryman of Deering Lumber and his two Boston terriers, Tucker and Smiley, drove the Courier’s float. Left, Steve Mercier from Saco Fire Department enjoyed the parade that passed through Main Street.

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