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DOH-Putnam Promotes Dental Hygiene and a Healthy Holiday

November 19, 2019

Palatka, Fla. - DOH-Putnam and over 100 community organizations ushered in the Holiday Season with the 110th edition of the Annual Christmas Parade. Over 4,000 visitors and residents lined the streets of historic Palatka to watch the procession and join in the festivities.

Colorfully decorated floats, marching bands, antiques cars and even Santa and his reindeer helped make this the largest event in Putnam County. DOH-Putnam participated with a decoratively lit float and team members distributed toothbrushes to youngsters along the parade route

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