Flag Pole Dedication to kick of Wild West Weekend 2008
Flag Dedication, lead by the American Legion while it rain like cats & dogs.
6th Annual Ride In at Dexter Health Care
All dressed up for the Friday Ride In
Diane Chabot & Eclipse ( a mini horse) visiting with residents
All dressed for Wild West Weekend with the rest of the town...
“Jack” made an appearance at Dexter Health Care
June and staff helping the residents visit with Wild West people....
June & Diane & Eclipse talking with friends
Who can resists patting a horse?
Eclipse loves visiting each person “in person”
What a great hat!
Eclipse brings lots of smiles :)
Everyone loves the visiting despite the fact it was raining when we arrived at Dexter Health Care~
Hazel going for a ride with Princess Tired Eyes to check out all the goings on....
“Jack” & Princess Tired Eyes: photo by Carmen Stevens who said, “these are from Dexter Health Care. Thank you so much for coming up in that rain the residents sure had a good time!! You folks are the best!!!“
Emploees with a resident at Dexter Health Care: Photo Submitted by Carmen Stevens
Toot's Deli Musical Bales during the Dragon's Den Stick Pony Rodeo
Getting ready for the Kiddie Parade: Leading the parade is Kim Derosier with her new team of Haflingers
Galloping Stick Pony
What Cuties coming to Stick Pony Rodeo on Friday
A girl and her horse...
How kewl is he???
Getting tips over the fence for the bull riding competiton
Bull Riding Competition
What a rider, complete with his side arm
The Bull (notice the ears) is giving his rider a hard time even before leaving the gate. Suppose he has been watching rodeos on tv?
Keepin' those reins tight to keep his bull in check!
another great rider even in great boots!!!
The girls are bull riding too!
Number 6 is off to a great start!!!
The audience is more interesting than the race for this little one...
It's the Bullpen ready for the brave riders... for ages 3 to 7 years of age.
Lots of grandparents bring their little “stars” as well as parents and Aunts & Uncles on Friday for the “Little ones Games”
Little Indian participating
Courtney & Tiffany taking a break from the showers, but it was warm!!!
Handcuffing the pony! ??? huh??? Keeping the pony safe I bet!!!
Matt Conner and son selling Duckies for the Dexter Fire Department with DRDC Volunteer Joan Peters looking on...
getting ready to participate in Toot's 1st Annual Cowboy Hat Horseshoes
resting between games
check out the facial expressions; wonder what the are thinking?
No, I don't want to see.... (Love the boots!)
Playing music for Partna' Musical Bales
Crystal Clukey and Diamond
Gun Slinger on Main Street
Wild West Stick Pony Rodeo
Partna' Musical Bales (had to hang on to partna's hand on not let go while going around the haybales)
Finding the empty bale when the music stopped
Partna' Musical Bales
Joan showing off her fisherman...
What a cutie!!! (which one?)
Here she comes!!!!! Dave said she was like a “Rocket”
Lots of cowgirls and cowboys for Dragon's Den Stick Pony Rodeo
Patrick making a run for it!
Boys and Girls competing together in the Obstacle Course
Leaning into the turn!!!!
Look at 'em gooo......
They are traveling at the speed of light on their steeds...
Neck to neck as they speed thru the bales
his feet are literally off the ground!!!
I'm soooo tired....
Rounds the corners and going to the finish line...
They are moving......
Round 2 of the elimination rounds
“Rocket” is at it again with a smile!!!!
Little one is more interested in the crowd than the race.... (not competitive yet, but look out next year!)
Roping the pig
Roping the pig!!
Piggie is handling all the attention: (pig made by Darlene at Dragons Den)
Out of the gate to rope the pig
Wild West Weekend is all about family!!!! .. and what a beautiful family
Putting the bull back in the stall