Museum Breakfast on Jefferson Day 2016
As part of the celebration
of Jefferson Day the Historical Society hosts a breakfast at the Museum as a
kick off to the day. Originally referred to as the Mayorís Breakfast, the
township mayor now serves as honorary host.
Members of the Jefferson Township Historical Society hosted the annual Museum Breakfast July 10. Dressed in period costume, members prepared and served breakfast treats to invited guests. The breakfast traditionally held in the gardens of the Museum is a kickoff to the Jefferson Day parade.
Ready for the parade.
In the parade.
Jefferson Dayís 2015 Citizen of the Year, Kathy Damerel as Grand Marshall of the Jefferson Day 2016 Parade. Mayor Russ Felter chooses a deserving citizen each year for this honor. Kathy is a volunteer of several organizations in the township and has been since moving here many years ago. She is also Vice President of the Jefferson Township Historical Society and the Museumís gift Shoppe manager. Kathy joins fellow Citizen of the Year recipients Debbie Smead, Richard West, Christine Williams, Clifford Williams, Mary and Larry Parr, and Eileen Grady.