RUMFORD — The officers and members of Le Paresseux Club invite snowshoers to attend their annual St. Patrick’s Outing on March 15 and 16 at their club, 227 Waldo St.

On Saturday, March 15, events include the club opening at 1 p.m. and the Fraternal Union Meeting at 2 p.m.

A corned beef and ham supper will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. Meal includes potatoes, cabbage, carrots, turnip, and more. Cost is $8 per person, $4 for 12 and under.

From 7 to 11 p.m., dance to the music by the Ledgens Band.

On Sunday, March 16, at 9 a.m. the parade will line up in front of Thibeault Funeral Home on Penobscot Street.

Members who cannot march may ride in a car with the club name on the side of the car. Cars will follow behind the marching units.

At 9:10  a.m. the parade will depart for Mass, which will be held at 9:30 at Parish of The Holy Savior (St. Athanasius-St. John) Church

The parade will reassemble at 10:20 to go to the club, where a meat loaf dinner will be held at noon. The cost is $4 per person, $2 for 12 years and under.

Awards for parade will be given at 2 p.m.

All King, Queen, Prince and Princess from the 2013 International Snowshoe Championship held in Manchester, N.H. are welcome to take part in the parade and will be escorted as a group into the church.

Awards will be given for drum corps, color guard and most numerous from the United States and Canada.


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