Fallsmead@50 Fun Facts
This Week in Fallsmead: End-of-Summer Fun
Posted on August 28, 2018 3:21 PM by Melani Miller Harig
Fallsmead held a tennis tournament and Family Day at the pool on August 30 and 31, 1969, to celebrate the end of the first season of Fallsmead's pool and tennis courts.  The tennis tournament on August 30th was for kids ages 18 and under. The Family Day on August 31st included water polo, kids and adult swimming races, running races, a bubble gum blowing contest, newspaper races (whatever that was), a marshmallow contest, adult Dixie cup races, and an adult egg toss contest.
Fallsmead pool house in 1970 (above, courtesy of Jim Morgan) and 2018 (below, courtesy of Melani Harig). Photos from the Fallsmead Then and Now photo album. Source August 1969 Fallsmead Forum.
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We hope that you enjoyed reading these Fallsmead@50 Weekly Fun Facts about Fallsmead's history and important events in Fallsmead's past as much as we enjoyed writing them! Although they ended at the conclusion of our 50th anniversary year in 2018, you can continue to access them here. They are still open for comments, so please feel free to share your thoughts and memories!