Henry County Strawberry Festival

The Henry County Historical Society will host its annual Strawberry Festival June 9 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m., in the Merchant Building of the Henry County Fairgrounds. There will be Civil War re-enactors, the River City Rodders, a VMCCA antique car show and other entertainment. The menu includes: sandwiches, shortcake, ice cream, strawberries and beverages, all for a freewill donation. Proceeds from the event will be used for maintenance and upkeep of the log cabin, gazebo and school at the fairgrounds, and the Dr. Bloomfield House. Preparing for the festival are trustees Lois Hanna (left), Laura Lause (second from left) and Peggy Johnson, and Henry County Historical Society president Tom Jenny.

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