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John Young

John Young is a freelance photographer for the Lawrence Journal-World.

Recent photos

Eight-year-old Olivia Cole, right, and Kara Birdshead, 7, light sparklers along the south bank of the Kansas River as they wait for the fireworks begin during the Party in the Parks event Saturday evening in Watson Park.

Local band Pink Royal performs during the Party in the Parks event Saturday evening in Watson Park.

Seven-year-old Caleb Bowen, of Lawrence, helps paint a flag colored art board in a booth by Pinot's Palette during the Party in the Parks event Saturday evening in Watson Park.

Eight-year-old Celeste Stinson, of Lawrence, blows bubbles during the Party in the Parks event Saturday evening in Watson Park.

Decked out in red, white and blue, eight-year-old Zana Kennedy, of Lawrence, throws a Frisbee as she passes time until the fireworks start during the Party in the Parks event Saturday evening in Watson Park.

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