JANUARY 27, 2013- The
Perry 200 Commemoration has teamed up with the Erie Bayhawks to bring
basketball fans and the Erie community Perry 200 day.
Students from JoannaConnellElementary School presented a mini-pageant during half-time of the Bayhawks game against the Fort Wayne Mad Ants this afternoon.
The pageant, which is titled one moment in time: Erie's moment of greatness, depicted the building of Oliver Hazard Perry's Great Lakes Fleet here in Erie.
Paper commodore hats were given to the first five-hundred kids in attendance.
The theme was to remind Erie citizens of the cities great history.