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Scrapbook 1986: Mechanicville’s Family Day at Talmadge Park

John Wood, left, and Charlie Dyer swing a rack of chicken over the fire during Mechanicville's Family Day on Sunday, July 6, 1986.
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John Wood, left, and Charlie Dyer swing a rack of chicken over the fire during Mechanicville's Family Day on Sunday, July 6, 1986.

MECHANICVILLE – Mechanicville’s Family Day at Talmadge Park in 1986 drew crowds that enjoyed food and visited arts and crafts booths.

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Photos are from the July 6, 1986 event. This year’s Family Day was cancelled in April.

Gazette file photos by our Marc Schultz.

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Bocci players watch one of their friends prepare a roll during Mechanicville’s 1986 Family Day in Talmadge Park.

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A bocci player hopes his aim is true in Mechanville’s Talmadge Park on July 6, 1986.

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Young shoppers look for bargains at Mechanicville’s 1986 Family Day.

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People found plenty to see and buy in Talmadge Park on July 6, 1986 — Mechanicville’s Family Day.

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Arts and crafts were two big attractions at Mechanicville’s Family Day in 1986.

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Vendors talk shop and sales in Talmadge Park in Mechanicville on July 6, 1986.

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John Wood, left, and Charlie Dyer swing a rack of chicken over the fire during Mechanicville’s Family Day

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Mickey Eaton of Latham carves an owl during the Family Day gathering in Mechanicville on July 6, 1986. Eaton was one of the many crafters in Talmadge Park for the party.

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