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July 4th Durango Stars & Stripes Parade
July 4, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Save the Date! July 4th Durango Stars and Stripes Parade Entry- 5:30pm Train Station (Starts at 6pm). Our theme: Celebrating Democracy! Hosted by Indivisible Durango.
july banner.jpg Our entry will have 3 sections:
- Indivisible Durango Banner – followed by individuals holding posters that speak to our mission statement with words like: inclusiveness, respect, fairness, honesty, integrity, peace and hope.
- “Celebrating Democracy” Banner – followed by a group of people holding empty lawn chairs, with a sign on the chairs that say “We’re not sitting this one out!”
- “What Do You Stand For?” Banner- followed by Indivisible members and friends ( all ages!) with posters you’ve made ” I stand for……..(fill in the blank) Example: I Stand for Climate Justice, I Stand For Women’s Rights,I Stand for More Ice Cream! Posters to have a positive messages! We want to bring awareness to our community to the issues that need attention.
We need lots of volunteers to make and bring posters of what you stand for, about 6 volunteers to hold big banners, and about a dozen people to bring empty lawn chairs. Optional: wear patriotic colors and a decorated hat. We suggest coming early and parking near Buckley Park and walking down to the train station for the start. The city will have a street dance after the parade at Buckley Park, so feel free to stay and enjoy. If you want to be a big banner holder, or a empty chair holder, please sign up with Susan at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you.