Mum Festival Honors Hometown Hero!

September 20, 2016

This year’s Hometown Hero is David Peplau! The Mum Squad is excited to honor such a wonderful and brave soul who has not only served our Country and represented Bristol so wonderfully, but also demonstrates the heart to be involved in the community to such great lengths!

Please join us at this year’s Hometown Hero Breakfast Sunday, September 25th at American Legion Post II at 22 Hooker Court, Bristol, Connecticut at 9 am.

Also join us for the big Mum Festival weekend on Saturday September 24th where Dave will be honored at 4:40 pm on the stage and presented special awards of this recognition! Without further ado, here is Mr. Peplau’s shining resume and also a road map for all to admire and strive for in being an outstanding citizen, volunteer, and person. Congrats DAve!

BIO:

  • DOB 2/10/44, Bristol native all of his life. Graduated BE.
  • Military Service: US Army, Vietnam ’66 – ’67
  • Organizations: Bristol Fish & Game, Jacklin Rod & Gun, Bristol Military Museum, Korean War Veterans Assoc.
  • Employment: E. Ingrams, Atwood Chevrolet, retired from New Departure.
  • Volunteerism: Zionsville Lutheran Soup Kitchen,  Member American Legion Post #2, Post 2 Honor Guard (provides military honors at Veterans Burials), Post 2 Exec.Board, Asst. Chaplain, extremely active with Immanuel Lutheran Church: usher,Board of Elders. Assists with Senior High Schools “Young at Heart Club.”

“Dave is the consummate volunteer, unassuming, quietly efficient and genuinely nice guy,” said fellow veteran Tim Gamache.

 

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Mon 16th

April Vacation - Animal Fun!

April 16 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The New England Carousel Museum
Tue 17th

Morning Jolt - Presented by PYVOT & the Central CT Chamber of Commerce

April 17 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
DoubleTree by Hilton

Take Care Tuesdays - Zumba with Marisa

April 17 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
The New England Carousel Museum
Wed 18th

April Vacation - Animal Fun!

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The New England Carousel Museum

Book Bites: Miss Kopp's Midnight Confessions

April 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bristol Public Library
Thu 19th

April Vacation - Animal Fun!

April 19 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
The New England Carousel Museum

The Bristol Garden Club

April 19 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bristol Public Library
Fri 20th

Application Assistance

April 20 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wheeler Health & Wellness Center

Playful Learners Playgroup at Imagine Nation

April 20 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center
Sat 21st

Gozadera Fridays

April 20 @ 9:30 pm - April 21 @ 1:00 am
T Salon Cafe House

67th Annual Perry J. Spinelli Fishing Derby

April 21 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Page Park Lagoon
Sun 22nd

Bristol Soapbox Derby Spring Rally Race

April 22 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Chippens Hill Middle School

Mum Festival Spring Fling Craft Show

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bristol Polish American Citizens Club
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