WUMC celebrates freedom with fun

Photos By Christina Denys/ Kern Valley Sun
On Wednesday, July 4, the Weldon United Methodist Church hosted an Independence Day Celebration to beat the heat and have some fun with hand-churned ice cream, popcorn, a watermelon eating contest, carnival style games and a piñata.

Photos By Christina Denys/ Kern Valley Sun
Participants Taeza Henry (left) and Franky Yost (right) competed for bragging rights as they ate their fill of watermelon during the Watermelon Eating Contest at the Weldon United Methodist Church Independence Day Celebration on Wednesday, July 4.