The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, July 14, 2006


Old Home Day 2006 builds memories for Carlisleans of all ages

Left to right, Jason Walsh, Elizabeth Walsh, Kasey Fitzpatrick and Gabriella Walsh start the festive day at the Congregational Church's Pancake Breakfast.

(Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)


Liz and Steve Loutrel with their award-winning float, "Adelie," an arctic boat with wheels. Loutrel made the boat in his basement. (Photo by Ellen Huber)


A stylish array of hats and their owners wait at the Town Common for the parade to begin.

(Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)


Libby Herzog and Cole Wagner share popcorn at the Old Home Day Picnic on Sunday afternoon. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho) Missy Scavongelli, age 4, and "Best in Show" winner Rayne, an Italian greyhound. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)


Firefighter Bryan Sorrows sprays the secret sauce on the chicken halves which makes them soooo delicious for the barbecue supper. (Photo by Lois d'Annunzio)

Verna Gilbert buys honey from Ernie Huber at the Middlesex County Beekeepers booth. (Photo by Ellen Huber)


After a rainy spring and early summer, the weather couldn't have been better for the Country Fair at Carlisle's annual Old Home Day. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)


Sarah Brophy of the Carlisle Historical Society leads a tour of the Green Cemetery. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)


Keziah Wilde gets lost in a book at the Gleason Public Library Book Sale. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)


Ray Pichulo (left) and OHD chairman Dave Reed help keep the Old Home Day festivities humming along on the Town Green. (Photo by Ellen Huber)


DUNKING FOR A GOOD CAUSE. Patrolman Bill Ahern (left) gets ready to add ice to the water in the dunking tank, as Chief Sullivan prepares to be dunked on Old Home Day. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)


BEST SEAT IN THE HOUSE. One-year-old Megan Fairbank gets a good view of Old Home Day doings from her father Greg's shoulders.

DECKED OUT FOR THE DAY. Lady Liberty displays her best party attire for the long holiday weekend.


IN FULL FLAG. Ferns joins the Old Home Day and July fourth celebrations. (Photo by Ellen Huber)


PLAY BALL! David Lee connects at the adult pick-up softball game last week. Games are at Banta-Davis Field Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)


Carlisle dancer/choreographer Chiao Bin Huang (left) and Elissa Abruzzo, chair of the Carlisle Cultural Council, proudly display the Gold Star Award from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. (Courtesy photo)


KNIT ONE PURL ONE. Lauren (left) and Linda Meyers-Tierney volunteer a summer evening to knit winter scarves for the homeless. (Photo by Mollie McPhee Ho)









2006 The Carlisle Mosquito