Breaking out the blankets at the Technical Division picnic

The Technical Division held its annual picnic at Kuhn Barn on Thursday. Raffle prizes were given away, and people enjoyed their food on custom picnic blankets, courtesy of the Technical Division.

Julie Kurnat (right) and other picnickers listen to the announcements of the raffle winners. Photo: Tom Nicol, TD

Julie Kurnat (right) and other picnickers listen to the announcements of the raffle winners. Photo: Tom Nicol, TD

From left: Mike Jeeninga, Brent Sylvester, Darrell Frye and Armando Barboza (all of TD) cook meat on the grill for their colleagues. Photo: Tom Nicol, TD

From left: Mike Jeeninga, Brent Sylvester, Darrell Frye and Armando Barboza (all of TD) cook meat on the grill for their colleagues. Photo: Tom Nicol, TD

It's not a picnic until you spread a blanket on the grass. Sergey Antipov, Paola Buitrago, Anu Ghosh and Gerald Quiroz share a Technical Division blanket (notice the label on the blanket's front right corner). Photo: Tom Nicol, TD

It’s not a picnic until you spread a blanket on the grass. Sergey Antipov, Paola Buitrago, Anu Ghosh and Gerald Quiroz share a Technical Division blanket (notice the label on the blanket’s front right corner). Photo: Tom Nicol, TD

Yuenian Huang, TD, was one of this year's raffle winners. He won a four-piece pliers set. Photo: Tom Nicol, TD

Yuenian Huang, TD, was one of this year’s raffle winners. He won a four-piece pliers set. Photo: Tom Nicol, TD