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Fun Run, 5K and 10K

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Oakwood Sister City chocolate tasting

Be in the parade !

Schedule of Events

That Day in May, this year being held on Saturday, May 16, packs a number of activities into one day of fun and celebration. Now in its 34th year, this special “day” has become a signature celebration sponsored by both the City of Oakwood and the Oakwood Rotary Club.

As always, That Day in May is heralded by a music concert in the Oakwood High School Stadium, sponsored by the Oakwood Fraternal Order of Police. For tickets or ticket information call 284-8212. In case of rain the concert will be held in the high school auditorium.

Saturday’s schedule, a full day of activities, is listed below:

Pancake Breakfast
8 - 11:30 a.m.
OHS Cafeteria - Tickets on sale at the OCC, Advance sale = $5/Adult, $3/Children (11 & Under), Price day of event = $6/Adult

Silent Auction
8 a.m. - 12:00 noon
OHS Cafeteria Area

Fun Run
8:30 a.m.
OHS Stadium

5K & 10K Runs
9 a.m.
OHS Stadium

Community Parade
12 Noon
On Shafor Boulevard - Parade begins at Dorothy Lane Market to Oakwood High School Stadium

Games & Rides
12 Noon - 4 p.m.
OHS Stadium Area

Displays & Refreshments
12 Noon - 4 p.m.
Green Space - OHS Stadium



Proceeds benefit...

The Oakwood Rotary Foundation,
which in turn supports:

• College Student Scholarships
• Local Civic Projects
• International Humanitarian Programs
• Polio Eradication Campaign
• Foreign Exchange Students



Rotary silent auction at TDIM

Don’t miss out. “That Day In May” Rotary Silent Auction will take place Saturday, May 16, 2009 along with the rest of the day’s activities. The silent auction will take place in the hallway near the Oakwood High School Cafeteria and will run from 8 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

There are a lot of items to bid on which include lots of gift baskets, Dayton Dragon tickets, Box at Dayton Dragons on August 2, lunch for 2 at Culp’s Café, private pilates classes, 90 minute massage, 2 rounds of golf at NCR plus lunch, gift certificates from the Oakwood Club and Pine Club as well as other local businesses, University of Michigan football tickets, I Phone (value - $600), tickets to the Opera and Human Race, handyman services, Doggie Day Care Retreat for one week, 4 rounds of golf at DCC, cash and carry items and lots, lots more.






May 12, 2009
Volume 18, No. 19

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