Claysburg-Kimmel plans homecoming

CLAYSBURG — Sept. 21 and 22 will be the 49th anniversary of the Claysburg-Kimmel Alumni Homecoming celebration.

On Sept. 21, the doors open at 6:30 p.m. for the Claysburg-Kimmel Homecoming Dance at the CK Gymnasium. There is a $6 admission charge.

The Claysburg-Kimmel Homecoming Dance begins at 7 p.m. The adult and student dance is from 7 to 9 p.m.

Claysburg-Kimmel students in grades nine through 12 are permitted to attend this dance.

At 8:45 p.m., there will be the announcement of the crowning of homecoming king and queen and alumni king and queen. Immediately after the announcement, adults will leave the dance and from 9 to 10:30 p.m., there will be a student dance.

On Sept. 22 starting at 1:30 p.m., the parade line-up will occur at the Claysburg Little League Field at the north end of town.

At 2 p.m., the Claysburg-Kimmel Homecoming Parade will proceed through town south to the Claysburg-Kimmel High School. The alumni group needs alumni band members, cheerleaders, majorettes and flag carriers to march in the parade. People and groups are also encouraged to enter floats, cars, etc.

At 6 p.m., the alumni band members and flag carriers meet near the greenhouse behind the school at the north end of the high school building to march on to the field. They will step off at 6:15 p.m.

At 6:30 p.m., the Alumni Pre-game Show and Presentation of Homecoming Court will be done on the Claysburg-Kimmel football field.

Then at 7 p.m., the Claysburg-Kimmel football game vs. Glendale will begin.