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June 13, 2013

Many pitching in to build pavilion for Mannington Senior Center: VIDEO AND PHOTOS

MANNINGTON — Senior citizens of Mannington will soon be able to enjoy the outdoors with a shady area to relax under.

Several volunteers have put many hours and hundreds of days into building a pavilion for the Mannington Senior Center. In fact, most of the volunteers are senior citizens themselves.

Larry Hayes, project manager, said from day one many senior citizens from the area have put hard work into providing a pavilion for the senior center.

“There’s been almost 300 man days put into this project,” he said. “The ones that are here have been coming practically every day since we started. They are great workers and are doing a wonderful job.”

The project started in May 2012.

 

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