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300 Rubber Ducks Race to the Finish Line Sept. 17, 2011

East Machias -

EAST MACHIAS, Maine –  The Washington Academy’s Homecoming weekend, Class of 2013, will hold the Raider Rubber Duck Race at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17,  300 “adopted,” rubber ducks will race down the East Machias River to the finish line to benefit Project Graduation activities.

Each adopted duck will be numbered and entered into the Duck Race. The intrepid little rubber duckies will be tossed into the East Machias River and race down the rapids to the finish line by the bridge at the base of Academy Hill. The three ducks that cross the finish line first will win CASH prizes for their sponsors! The Raider Rubber Duck Race first prize is $100. The second prize is $50 and the third prize is $25.

People who are interested in supporting the Raider Rubber Duck Race can “adopt” a duck for $5 by contacting a W.A. 2013 class member or by calling W.A. at 255-8301. Duck sponsors do not need to be present to win.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Washington Academy

Telephone Number: (207)255-8301


Email: rplaisted@tds.net