Picnic in the Park held in Hughestown July 18

For Sunday Dispatch | July 23rd, 2015 4:43 pm

HUGHESTOWN — The Seventh Annual Picnic in the Park was held Saturday, July 18 at the Robert Yaple Memorial Park on Center Street. The event featured face painting, a DJ, pony rides, the Pittston City educational smoke house and Young’s Funny Farm therapy animals. Children’s games included an egg toss, a water balloon toss, the limbo and tug o’ war. Foods such as hamburgers, hot dogs, salads, desserts and drinks were served.

There were plenty of children’s games at Picnic at the Park in Hughestown. Jaden Lanutl, 12, left, Bryan Dunbar, 12, center, and Emmanuel Lewis, 10, try their hand at the sack races.
http://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_PicnicinPark-11.jpgThere were plenty of children’s games at Picnic at the Park in Hughestown. Jaden Lanutl, 12, left, Bryan Dunbar, 12, center, and Emmanuel Lewis, 10, try their hand at the sack races. Tony Callaio | For Sunday Dispatch
Four-year old Marley Sampson gets tattooed from Jessica Budzak at the Wyoming Valley Drug and Alcohol stand.
http://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Picnicinpark-21.jpgFour-year old Marley Sampson gets tattooed from Jessica Budzak at the Wyoming Valley Drug and Alcohol stand. Tony Callaio | For Sunday Dispatch
Liliana Hintze, 7, left, Bianca Fortini, 10, center, and Cassie Hintze, 10, feed the mules at the picnic.
http://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Picnicinpark-31.jpgLiliana Hintze, 7, left, Bianca Fortini, 10, center, and Cassie Hintze, 10, feed the mules at the picnic. Tony Callaio | For Sunday Dispatch
‘I got it!’ Ben Thomas, 3 1/2, awaits the water balloon tossed by his grandfather, Louie Lucarella.
http://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Picnicinpark-41.jpg‘I got it!’ Ben Thomas, 3 1/2, awaits the water balloon tossed by his grandfather, Louie Lucarella. Tony Callaio | For Sunday Dispatch
Future cowboy Jaxun Hoban, 10 months, gets his first experience in the saddle.
http://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/web1_Picnicinpark-51.jpgFuture cowboy Jaxun Hoban, 10 months, gets his first experience in the saddle. Tony Callaio | For Sunday Dispatch

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Information provided by Hughestown Borough.


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