The town will be filled with well-dressed gentleman and elegant young ladies this coming weekend, as the Monroe City R-1 Junior class hosts prom on Saturday, April 24. This year’s prom theme is “Midnight in the Garden.” Coronation candidates for prom royalty are Logan Buhlig, Clara Minor, Connor Pfaff, Alaina Gottman, Logan Lucas and Hannah Wheeler.
The evening will include a promenade at 7:30 p.m. in the Dan Mudd gymnasium, located in the Middle School. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. High School doors will open at 4 p.m. for pictures. Following promenade the dance will begin at 9 p.m. and last until 12 a.m.
At 11 p.m. coronation will take place, where the 2021 Prom King and Queen will be crowned. Parents and family are invited to come during coronation, with doors opening at 10:45 p.m.
Following the dance, an after-prom party will be held at the Hannibal YMCA from 1-5 a.m.