The Richmond Register

April 10, 2014

Puppet parade planned Saturday in Berea

Register Staff Report

BEREA — The city of Berea will be celebrating Puppets in the Park on Saturday as part of the National Day of Puppetry.

Craft activities will be hosted from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Memorial Park shelter. Children and adults can participate in a puppet craft, and refreshments and materials will be supplied.

Adults should accompany younger children at the craft stations. A large parade puppet-making station is available for older children and adults.

The Puppet Parade Stroll will commence at noon. Organizers encourage participants to bring the puppet they made or one from home to join the stroll. The parade route will be around Old Town.

In case of bad weather or rain, activities will be at the Russel Acton Folk Center.

The event’s sponsors are Berea Parks and Recreation, Puppets and Such, and Old Town Seamstress.