LOIS A. GRIMM/For the Citizens' Voice Piles of instant play tickets lay in a plastic bin at one of the gaming booths. St. John Evangelist Church in Pittston recently held their annual bazaar near its parish on William Street. The event which draws a large crowd every year featured performances and shows by Hillbilly D'lux, Emerald Isle Step Dancers, Sweet Pepper and the Long Hots, Pat Ward Magic Show and Flaxy Morgan. American and ethnic foods were represented at various food booths. The bazaar also had games, baked goods, bingo and a flea market.
Lady, a Jack Russell/Chihuahua mix from Pittston enjoys the sights and smells of the bazaar. She attended the picnic with her owner, John Archibald. At left, Flaxy Morgan plays to a crowd on Church Street.
St. John the Evangelist Parish, Pittston, held its 18th annual bazaar Thursday, Aug. 10, through Saturday, Aug. 12. The event featured live music, magic tricks, food, games, raffles, bingo and a flea market.
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