Memorial Day Parade Float


St. Mary’s will be going with a Dr. Seuss theme this year for our float.
St. Mary Parishioners and St. Mary students welcome!!

Decorating Day #1 May 23rd after school
Pompom makers needed!
Poster makers needed!
Builders needed to swing hammers and wield staple guns!
Artists with vision needed ☺

Decorating Day #2 May 25th after the 9:30 and 11:00 Masses
Help us add the finishing touches before the big day!

Float riders and marchers needed May 26th
Line up 9:00 AM (location TBD).

Supplies that we will need (please leave in school office or parish office):

  • Green tissue paper (made into pompoms if you feel industrious)
  • Life size cut outs of Cat In The Hat and Things 1 & 2, or someone willing to make them.
  • Balloons – Red, White and Blue to decorate the truck/Blue, Green, Red and Yellow for the arch
  • Green plastic tablecloths or plastic sheeting
  • Green Pipe Cleaners
  • Poster board
  • Stapler guns and lots of staples for them
  • Green fringe or skirting for bottom of float
  • Paints and markers and other poster decorating supplies for posters
  • Kids willing to make posters and parents willing to help them ☺
  • Pipe cleaner and yarn to make the pompoms (blue, pink, orange, yellow or other bright colors)
  • Kids willing to make pompoms
  • Bungee cord and nails
  • Tons of Candy
  • Cases of water and ice
  • Duct tape
  • Ribbon or string in bright colors