179) Special event for the Friends of the Tavern - April 20, 2002
A special day for the members of the Friends of the Squires Tavern. Historical Society President Sharon Lynes expresses appreciation for the support of the Friends. The event included live music, refreshments such as Marlborough pudding (a delicacy enjoyed by early settlers) and a display of photographs covering the history of the building and renovation work. Walt Landgraf provided a special tour that brought everyone up to date on restoration progress. State Representative Richard Ferrari was honored for his valuable assistance with lease negotiations and securing grant funds (not in attendance but also honored were State Senator Herlihy and Barkhamsted First Selectman Mike Fox).
Historical Society President Sharon Lynes honors Rep. Richard Ferrari for his valuable support of the Squires Tavern project.
Walt Landgraf keeps Tavern Friends members up to date on the restoration progress.