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$13,000 raised for Dr. S.E. McDowell School at annual Spring Fair

Koltyn Nguyen went for a rip on the scooter course during the McDowell Spring Fair on June 7.
The Shawville-Clarendon Fire Department put together an obstacle course for the youngsters at the McDowell Spring Fair on Thursday evening. Pictured, Carter Gauthier goes for a run with the hose.
Peighton Whitehorne tries to land her water balloon in the hula-hoop targets on the ground, a trickier task than it appears.
Hundreds of people gathered at Dr. S.E. McDowell Elementary School on June 7 for the annual spring fair. The online auction, run by McDowell Home and School member Lisa Cartman, saw about 155 items bring in over $10,000 between May 8 and June 5. From left: Brayleigh Barr, Cartman and Bree Barr.

CALEB NICKERSON
SHAWVILLE June 7, 2018
On June 7, hundreds of people turned out to the playground at Dr. S.E. McDowell Elementary School in Shawville for the 6th annual Spring Fair.
Organized by the Home and School Committee, the event offered a host of different entertainment and activities for the youngsters, including pony rides by GELAM Stables, cow patty bingo and a mini-firefighter course by the Shawville-Clarendon Fire Department.
The Shawville Lions Club assumed their perennial position as grill masters, doling out hamburgers and hotdogs to the mobs of people milling about the schoolyard.

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