We had a lot of help making Julia Randall Elementary's fifth annual Spring Fling carnival a success.
Thank you to our booth sponsors -- Chili's, ERA Young Realty, Phil White Ford, Desert Telephone Services, Payson Eye Care, Post Net, Anderson Dental Group, Amon Builders, Energize Transport LLC, Blue Ribbon Auto Sales, Legacy Home Furnishings, Arizona Repertory, Pioneer Title, Wallace Patent Services and Four Seasons Motorsports.
A big thank-you to Chapman Auto Center for the use of their helium tank and Payson Party Plus for the use of the table and chairs. Thank you to the fireman from Station #11 and the police volunteers for giving their time. Thank you to Henry Thomason and Steve Montgomery for getting into our dunk tank. Thank you, Lanelle Hooke and family for coming to our Fry Bread rescue. Thank you to Tom and Carol Piowarsy for answering our call for kitchen help. Thank you to the Knights of Columbus for donating your Weenie Wagon, hot dogs with all the fixin's and your time. Thank you to Pepsi for providing us with sodas. Thank you to Waste Management for the use of the dumpster and the porta potties.
Thank you to Wendell Stevens and his gang for bringing all the critters -- the kids loved them. Thank you to the Payson Roundup for getting the word out for us.
And a special thanks to Mike Wicks for arranging a stage to be delivered while vacationing in Alaska.
Last, but not least, thank you to all the teachers -- present and past -- JRE staff members and the parents. Thank you for giving of your time and effort.
And one last thank you for a different event: JRE wants to thank Jason Douglas for providing our teachers with sandwiches during Teacher Appreciation Week. Your generosity hit the spot.
Susi Carr and Jackie Wallace, JRE PTO, Payson