Ron Johnson (right photo) of Belton, Mo., owner of ?Scrunchies Galore,? was one of 135 vendors at this year?s Art in the Park Saturday in Marion?s Central Park. Volunteering to have a twisty wrap was Connie Whitcomb (seated) of Elmdale. Attendance information were unavailable at press time,but Judy Christian?sen, chair for the event, said Friday that Art in the Park and the Arts & Crafts Fair in Hillsboro are both economic investments, helping each other grow. ?It is events like these that show our ability to cooperate and work together for a common bond,? she said.
Free Press photo by Patty Decker