Merrimack Rotary thanks July 4 sponsors

To the Editor:

The Merrimack Rotary wishes to thank its extraordinary sponsors of this year’s July 4 pancake breakfast and Family Fun Day. The categories of sponsorships range from $1,500 to $25.

"The Merrimack Rotary is very grateful to its sponsors of the July 4 Family Fun Day," said Troy Aarthun, incoming president of the Rotary Club of Merrimack. "It’s clear that businesses and people in town truly value the spirit of community."

The full list of sponsors and levels is below.

The 2016 July 4th Family Fun Day is a day of fun, games, entertainment and food. The day’s schedule has been announced and consists of the following: Sparkler 5K Road Race (start at Merrimack YMCA) at 8 a.m.; Merrimack Rotary Club Pancake Breakfast (Merrimack High School cafeteria) from 8-11 a.m.; parade (Daniel Webster Highway to Baboosic Lake Road, ending at the Merrimack High School) starts at 1 p.m.; Merrimack Rotary Family Fun Day (Mastricola Elementary School grass fields) from noon-9 p.m. with chalk art, rock climbing wall, multiple food vendors, club and service organizations, nonprofit organizations, children’s entertainment, teen entertainment, live stage events, Merrimack Police dunk tank, food contests, business vendors, crafts and gifts, specialty vendors, family entertainment, local bands, live demonstrations and much, much more; fireworks (Merrimack High School field) begin at dusk.

For a full schedule and to contribute, go to and follow "Merrimack4th" on Twitter. If interested in participating and/or to reserve space, please contact Neil Anketell at

Founder Sponsor

Southern New Hampshire Medical Services.

Patriot Sponsor

Professional Firefighters of Merrimack.

Company Commander Sponsors

Cirtech – Circuit Technology Inc., H.M. Motor Works, Dr. Ronald Douville.

Minuteman Sponsors

Advantage Insurance, All Basics Stove Shop, Bailey’s Towing and Auto Body, Balanced Wealth Advisors, Carrier Business Advisory Services Ltd., CEJ Computer Business Systems LLC, Marge Chiafery ,Charlie’s Homestyle Diner, Hanson’s Automotive Services, Hinch-Crowley Realty Associates, IBPO Local 320, Insterstate All Battery Center, Kids’ Creative Cove, Merrimack Flower Shop and Greenhouse, Merrimack Office Properties, Merrimack Rotarians, Merrimack Tax Associates PLLC, Joseph E. Mitchell, Attorney at Law, Maureen Mooney & Mark Derby, Mr. G’s Pizzeria, New Hampshire Hydraulics Inc., Reeds Ferry Lumber, The Roy Family, Tortilla Flat.

Gold Sponsors

Barber’s Tool Shed, Bradish Plumbing Services, H.C. Salon & Day Spa, Paramount Insurance & Financial Services, Tim Goodridge Painting.

Silver Sponsors

Champion Energy – Rye Fuel, St. James United Methodist Church.

Bronze Sponsor

Lobster Boat

Chris Christensen, Merrimack Rotary Club