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Maplewood to Celebrate Olympic Bronze Medalist Ibtihaj Muhammad With Parade Sept 10

Mayor DeLuca with Ibtihaj Muhammad in April 2016 (Joy Yagid)
Mayor DeLuca with Ibtihaj Muhammad in April 2016 (Joy Yagid)

The Township of Maplewood is holding a celebration on Saturday, September 10 for Olympic Bronze Medal Winner Ibtihaj Muhammad, a Maplewood native and Columbia High School graduate.

According to Maplewood Mayor Vic DeLuca, the celebration will include a motorcade along Springfield Avenue and a parade through Maplewood Village. The events begin at 10:30 a.m. at the NJ Fencing Alliance on Burnett Avenue and end at noon.

“The parade will end at the Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts where Ibtihaj will sign autographs,” said DeLuca.

Find more information in the flyer below:

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