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Wakefield's annual picnic fills Eddy Park

WAKEFIELD - Despite the threat of thunderstorms, a community picnic in honor of July 4 went off without a hitch on Sunday, drawing a large crowd of people who enjoyed the entirety of Eddy Park.

There was plenty of delicious picnic fare, as well as organized activities ranging from kiddy fun to bingo to live music by several bands or musicians. The Wakefield Volunteer Fire Department also offered a display.

In the John Siira pavilion, Dave and Bobbi Sue Daignault of Coon Rapids, Minnesota, and the Zeltinger family of West Fargo, North Dakota, were dancing up a storm to live music by Flashback....