Vale group wants to help you kick off summer with Friday event

Jennifer Tolman, the secretary for the Vale Community Coalition, said Friday's summer kick-off event will be a good place to have some fun and learn about a community effort to spruce up the town. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell).

VALE – Strawberry lemonade, tacos, hot dogs and chorizos will be on the menu Friday at the Summer Kick-off Celebration at Wadleigh Park.

The event, sponsored by the Vale Community Coalition, will also feature live music from Mahogany Roots, Thump Wagon and Jim Stewart.

The Vale High School volleyball and basketball teams will have booths at the park as will the Vale City Pool and the Emma Humphrey Library.

“I think it will be a good time,” said Zach Knapp, coalition president.

Knapp – who teaches social studies at Vale High School - said the . . .