Hey, gang. It’s a Sock Hop!
The decorations were all done by Connie Webb. They look just like they used to when we were kids. Do you remember that??
Our Soda Fountain Jerks: Front: Mary Hazlett and Elinor Kroll, Cashier. Back: Mary Jane Jensen, Kay Wilburn, Ron Jensen and Steve Petersen, Grill Master
Mary Jane Jensen
Welcome to the cafe
Putting in their food orders: Carolyn Sommers, Donna and Rod McKee and Ginni Westby
On the menu today:
Root Beer Floats
Ice Cream Sundaes
Elinor Kroll, the Cashier.
Doin’ the Hand Jive!
Kathy Doddridge, Marlene Miska, Ruth King, Carol Ritchie and Linda Thompson Doin’ The Hand Jive.
Lots of Dancin’ Goin’ On
Reliving the 50s in music and dance.
Betty and Rex Humke rocking and rolling
Dick and Ruth King Dancing to the music of Carlos Canas.
Jerry Nieland and Joann Sullivan showing us how it’s done.
Butch and Pam Jensen and Jerry Nieland and Joann Sullivan taking advantage of the music.
Dancing at the Sock Hop (Most of us left our shoes on).
Theresa Corwin and Jeff Spencer, Activity Game Assistants for the Sock Hop!
Carlos Canas is joined by Art Selhorn, short-term resident of the park for an Everly Brothers duet.
All I Have To Do Is Dream
Judie Anzivino tries her hand at the hula hoop
Jerry Nieland finds that around the wrist is easier!
Kathy Doddridge trying unsuccessfully to hula hoop while Theresa Corwin watches
Joann Sullivan trying the hula hoop.
Some of the crowd.
Lee Benfield tries the hoop.
Dick King has more luck rolling the hoop!
Holy Cow! He can do it!
Kathy Doddridge trying again.
And, by George, she’s got it!
Jim Blawat, Ruth King and Josie Fehring.
More of the crowd.
Lunch for two.
It’s Limbo time!
Rex Humke does the Limbo.
Mervin Graaf goes under the Limbo pole.
Dick King is next.
Carol Ritchie going under the Limbo pole.
Jean Snyder stooping under the Limbo pole
Merlin goes a little lower
Judy Good going under the Limbo pole.
Dick King trying to go under the pole forward.
Joann Sullivan is next.
Betty and Rex Humke dance to another rock and roll classic.
Ruth and Dick King getting into the spirit of the Hop
More of the crowd.
A pretty full house.
Time for the Stroll. Bob French and Joann Sullivan start it off.
Art Selhorn and Carole Carmack strolling down the line.
Marsha Bender and Kathy Doddridge doing the Stroll.
JoAnn Sullivan and Bob French strolling!
Josie Fehring showing off her cute outfit!
It was a fun event and we have one more of these scheduled this season!
Mary and Lee Benfield, Activity Directors – We hope you had a great time at the Sock Hop!