Cheerleaders at the 2011 Solano Stroll. Photo: Nancy Rubin

The mood was mellow as well as celebratory at the 2011 Solano Stroll, as the community came out to enjoy themselves while at the same time remembering the events of 10 years ago on 9/11. Captured here, by citizen reporters Nancy Rubin and Bill Chapman, are some of the day’s special moments.

For more photos of the Stroll by Nancy Rubin, visit her online Stroll album, and check out Berkeleyside’s Flickr pool for still more taken by readers.

Young dancers watch Mexican dancers perform. Photo: Nancy Rubin
The Berkeley Historical Society and League of Women Voters march to celebrate California suffrage 1911-2011. Photo: Bill Chapman
The Berkeleyside team: (l to r) Lance Knobel, Tracey Taylor, Frances Dinkelspiel, Wendy Cohen. Photo: Nancy Rubin
Two young strollers enjoy the company of a snake. Photo: Nancy Rubin
The vertiginous tower ride at the 2011 Solano Stroll. Photo: Nancy Rubin
Young gymnasts perform at the Stroll. Photo: Nancy Rubin
Women League of Voters and Berkeley Historical Society mark 100 years of votes for women in California. Photo: Bill Chapman
Strollers taking an ice cream break with three service dogs. Photo: Nancy Rubin
Mexican dancers performing at the Stroll. Photo: Nancy Rubin
Poney rides proved popular. Photo: Nancy Rubin
The Ferris Wheel provided birds' eye views of the Stroll. Photo: Nancy Rubin

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Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside, the nonprofit parent to Berkeleyside and The Oaklandside. Before launching Berkeleyside, Tracey wrote for...