Sweet Treats at Ice Cream Social

Barkhamsted Historical Society members Harriet Winchenbaugh, Mike Delinsky, Noreen Watson, Georgia Nash and Paul Cundari served ice cream at the Barkhamsted Historical Society’s first Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social on Saturday, July 19. Photo By Matthew Lamson

BARKHAMSTED — The Barkhamsted Historical Society held an Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social at Squires Tavern, located at 100 East River Road on Saturday, July 19.

“This is our first time doing this event,” Barkhamsted Historical Society Vice-President Noreen Watson said. “We were brainstorming ideas for events, and decided we really wanted to do something with an old-fashioned theme.”

Several members of the Barkhamsted Historical Society wore old-fashioned dresses, hats and bonnets while guests were encouraged to dress-up in old fashioned clothing.

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