2019 Youth Expo proves a big hit in Brook­field

Truro Daily News - - COLCHESTER COUNTY -

TRURO, N. S. – Hun­dreds of chil­dren and families flocked to Brook­field for the 2019 Youth Expo Satur­day.

Young­sters and par­ents en­joyed ev­ery­thing from a gi­ant in­flat­able whale to try­ing their hand at cir­cus ac­ro­bat­ics.

Oth­ers prac­tised their archery and shooting, and a march­ing band com­posed of lo­cal cadets as well as a dance troupe per­for­mance added to the fun.

The all-day event was held at the Don Henderson Me­mo­rial Sport­splex.

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Pene­lope Hoyt-koszegi from Dart­mouth stands tall and proud with a lit­tle help from the Truro All­stars Cheer and Tum­ble crew, at the 2019 Youth Expo in Brook­field.

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In­struc­tor Michel Val­court helps Han­nah John­ston prac­tise her archery, lin­ing up a shot on the small range set up at the 2019 Youth Expo.

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Aiyana Graham from At­lantic Cirque helps lit­tle Ben John­ston ro­tate in an ac­ro­batic har­ness, used in cir­cus train­ing.

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Kloey Newby from the Truro All­stars Cheer and Tum­ble crew soars up to the ceil­ing, with a lit­tle help from her col­leagues.

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Aaron Elser and his son Oliver, from Val­ley, emerge from the mouth of a gi­ant in­flat­able whale set up in Brook­field’s Don Henderson Me­mo­rial Sport­splex.

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This scissor lift was set up by Creek Con­struc­tion at the 2019 Youth Expo in Brook­field – and proved to be a big hit with chil­dren, in­clud­ing Austin Maxwell, left, and Hud­son Dins­dale.

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Mem­bers of the Lim­it­less Dance Com­pany per­form their mu­si­cal rou­tine dur­ing the Youth Expo.

Lu­cas Kelly rides a mock rodeo bull set up as a ‘buck­ing bronco’ ride. He fell off sec­onds later.

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Curl­ing sea­son may be over, but Jay­den Young, left, and Chase Weatherby still en­joyed a chance to test their met­tle.

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