Category Archives: Merry Melrose

Discussion and comments about the Merry Melrose Parade and Festival

Parade Winners Announced!

Congratulations to everyone on a great Merry Melrose Christmas Parade and a beautiful day to share it. We had a record number of parade entries and a great crowd to cheer them on. Here are the winners of the four … Continue reading

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Video of the Merry Melrose Parade!

Merry Melrose Parade – Melrose, Florida 12/10/2011 Thank you for the excellent footage, Dave! And, also thanks to all who came to see our parade, to all who entered, plus all those who worked to make it happen. It was … Continue reading

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Big Time in Melrose this week

December 3rd to 10th – Silent Art Auction: Shake Rag Artists are donating pieces of their work for a Silent Auction!  How does that work?  You come in and fall in love with some art work and write your bid on … Continue reading

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Saturday, December 3rd: At ShakeRag

Saturday, December 3rd: At ShakeRag 3 Great Events!  We are celebrating the Grand Opening of our Gift Shop!  Come in and do some holiday shopping!  What could be better than shopping local, getting the perfect creative gift, and visiting Shake Rag?!! … Continue reading

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ShakeRag Art & Culture Center brings art to a new level in Melrose

Melrose Art is gaining new supporters. The Grand Opening of ShakeRag Art & Culture Center brings Melrose art to a whole new level. The opening show on November 13th features John Rutan, a North Georgia artist who has been doing … Continue reading

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Humans make mistakes, sometimes!

I recall hearing that the person who never makes a mistake, never does anything. Recently, I was reminded of the old parlor game called “gossip.” At least, that’s what I recall being its name. Anyway, the person starting it off … Continue reading

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What a weekend – Parade, Festival, etc.

Well, we finished the weekend of activities and have finally caught my breath. The Merry Melrose Christmas Parade is always interesting. It has its own special flavor unique to Melrose. And, the overall appearance of Melrose on Merry Melrose Day, … Continue reading

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More about the “Merry Melrose Holiday Open House.”

Apparently, Melrose Bay Gallery really wants Melrose citizens to buy Paul’s book as Paul feels a special attachment to Melrose. Here’s his comments about the book: “I am presenting a unique colorful booklet both in hardbound and soft cover that … Continue reading

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Wow! It’s almost here!

We thought we were busy before. But, you ain’t seen nothing, YET! Here’s this week’s line-up: Wednesday, December 9th: COFFEETALK at ShakeRag Artists’ Collective 10:00am to 12:00 pm Friday, December 11th: Melrose Community Farmers’ Market, Heritage Park, 3:00 to 6:00 … Continue reading

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Wanted – Merry Melrose Christmas Parade ideas

Today, the Melrose Business and Community Association (MBCA) held its July meeting. Wow, only 3 more monthly meetings left in 2009! You had better plan now to attend them. See the “Events Calendar” at http://melrosefl.com/calendar.html for meeting times, dates and … Continue reading

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