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Splashing into summer in Rock Falls

Published: Saturday, July 13, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
"Popcorn. Cotton Candy!" shouts Adalyn Waldshmidt, 7, as she and Madison Corwell (left), and Mady Ferris march through Rock Falls' Summer Splash selling the treats for the girls softball team Friday. The Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce event continues today at the corner of East Second Street and Avenue A. It features the popular exotic meats cookout – alligator brats, and buffalo and elk burgers, along with standard burgers and pork chops.
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Rhadonda Sedgwick of New Hope Church in Rock Falls shows youngsters how to make a gospel cross necklace out of a shoelace and beads Friday afternoon at the Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce Summer Splash Fun Fest.
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Emma (left), 10, and Addy Watts, 6, have lunch Friday afternoon at Summer Splash. The two opted for the less exotic meat of a hot dog.

"Popcorn. Cotton Candy!" shouts Adalyn Waldshmidt, 7, as she and Madison Corwell (left), and Mady Ferris march through Rock Falls' Summer Splash selling the treats for the girls softball team Friday. The Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce event continues today at the corner of East Second Street and Avenue A. It features the popular exotic meats cookout – alligator brats, and buffalo and elk burgers, along with standard burgers and pork chops.

 

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