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Come celebrate Burlington tonight.

Just a reminder: don’t miss the gala tonight, here at the library, from 6:30-7:30, to mark Burlington’s 110th birthday.

Presenters include Edie Edmundson as Master of Ceremonies, Mayor Steve Sexton, and Margie Wilson offering a Living History performance, as well as a display of old photographs and a timeline.  The focus of the evening is a panel of long-time residents, including Don Mapes and Jim Neff, sharing their stories and memories.

In case you don’t know, Burlington has a lot of surprisingly raucous stories in its past.  This will be a fun evening!  Birthday cake will be served.

The event is free to the public, and families are welcome.

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A Burlington Birthday Bash: mark your calendar!

Do you know Burlington is 110 this June?  I know, it doesn’t look a day over 90, but it’s true.  We’re celebrating, and you’re invited.

The final in a series of events marking the anniversary is Monday, June 25, at the Burlington Public Library, from 6:30-7:30.

Presenters include Edie Edmundson as Master of Ceremonies, Mayor Steve Sexton, and Margie Wilson offering a Living History performance, as well as a display of old photographs and a timeline.  The focus of the evening is a panel of long-time residents, including Don Mapes and Jim Neff, sharing their stories and memories.

In case you don’t know, Burlington has a lot of surprisingly raucous stories in its past.  This will be a fun evening!  Birthday cake will be served.

The event is free to the public, and families are welcome.

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