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Celebrate summer with an evening of fun at Pearson Metropark Wednesday July 9 from 6 to 8 p.m.  Enjoy crafts, walking tours, games, face painting and entertainment. Activities will be centered at the Packer-Hammersmith Center. There will also be half-price pedal boat rentals. Ice cream and cake will be available for a nominal charge to benefit Pearson.

Summer Fest is co-sponsored with Friends of Pearson. In the event of inclement weather, a rain date has been set for July 10.

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Just ducky! - that’s what locals and visitors from near and far – as far away as China, as a matter of fact  – are saying about the eye-catching yellow pedal boats available for rent in the cove at International Park next to The Docks. 

The boat rental is operated by Oregon native Robert “Fun Bob” Russ, who is back in the area after working in various aspects of the entertainment industry in Los Angeles.

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“Get Smart” – (Warner Bros – 110 min – PG-13).Would you believe I thought this would be another TV to big screen flop?
 
Would you believe Steve Carell is perfect in the role made famous by the late Don Adams?
 
Would you believe this is a laugh riot filled with great special effects?

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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