Monday May 26 2008 comments Sierra Reach Memorial Day Picnic By: Michael Kirby/Auburn Journal -A +A Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalTwo and a half year old Abigail Richardson has a design painted on her arm by Laurel LaShell. Face painting and other children's games highlighted the annual Sierra Reach Ministry's annual picnic and BBQ held at the church in Applegate. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalSinger-songwriter/comedian Riley Armstrong entertained the crowd at the picnic. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalJerry Lindgren and his dog Brandy took some time to relax Monday at the picnic held at the Sierra Reach Ministry in Applegate. The annual event was well attended. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalJeff McCrary (L) and Russ Caldwell (R) deacons at Sierra Reach Ministry helped prepare over 1,000 hot dogs at the annual Memorial Day Picnic held at the church Monday in Applegate. Michael Kirby/Auburn JournalTreacy Maze worked the cotton candy machine at the Sierra Reach Ministry's Memorial Day Picnic Monday. Cotton candy was just one of the treats available to attendees. Music, children games, BBQ hot dogs, and pot luck side dishes were enjoyed by all that attended.