Rene Quintana guides Michelle Larson to the piñata during the first annual Disability Pride Day. Del Norte Triplicate / Bryant Anderson
DN, Humboldt locals celebrate all abilities at barbecue
Dennis Mendes and Matthew Bailey live on opposite sides of the region. Bailey is a Del Norter and Mendes is from Redway in southern Humboldt.
Both went head-to-head in a game of horseshoes at the Disability Pride Day barbecue at Florence Keller Park on Friday. With attendance near 200 people, the first-ever event brought those with disabilities and those who care for them together with folks lucky enough not to have a disability.
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