It was an exciting day at Tolland High School on Saturday as residents turned out to celebrate life in Tolland!
Check out the photos above of the art exhibit, booths, desserts and the Color Me Art fun run to benefit Adam's Adventure.
Annd here are the winners from the celebration's various contests:
Apple Pie Contest:
First Place: Marci James
Second Place: Pat Poirier
Third Place: Alyson Gaylord
Apple Dessert Contest:
First Place: apple pie cupcakes, Susan and Annalee Hughes
Second Place: apple cake, Susan and Annalee Hughes
Third Place: apple nut brownies, Frank Kames
First place oil or acrylic: "Trumpet Tlowers" by Heidi Ludwig
First place water media , drawing, pastel, and other media: "Grand Turk Lighthouse" by Kathy Worchester
First place 3-dimensional sculpture: "Canyon River" by Maureen Brady
First place photography: "Navajo Ponies" by Joel Davidson
Sireci's slogan, "The Settlers Still Rock," refers to Settlers Rock on Gehring Road, where Tolland's first residents are believed to have congregated.
Sireci graduated from the high school in 2012 and is now attending Boston University.
Her slogan was selected from more than 60 entries submitted by Tolland students from third to twelfth grade.