One for the Books

The Midland Area Community Foundation's RIVERDAYS event wrapped up on Sunday with the unforgettable Milk Jug Raft Race. Organized by Esther Seaver of the Midland Volunteers for Recycling, participants were : The Chippewa Nature Center, Dow Gardens, Midland Community Center, Alan David and Mary Geiselman and Backwoods Racing, Inc.,  all built their rafts of recycled materials.  The primary flotations devices were....you guessed it - Milk Jugs.

Seems like everyone in Midland was at the finish line! Seems like everyone in Midland was at the finish line!

Awards were handed out at the end The Fastest Raft Award went to Dow Gardens, Best Engineered went to Alan David and Mary Gieselman, CNC took the Duct Tape Award, and the Midland Community Center took the Milk Dud Award.   For pictures of all the action - please visit our facebook page!