Family fun on the Fourth

Members of the Barkhamsted Historical Society marched in the town’s annual Independence Day Parade on Tuesday, July 4. Photo by Erica Taylor

BARKHAMSTED —  Families clad in red, white and blue lined up on West River Road as they waited to view the annual Barkhamsted Lions Club’s annual Independence Day parade on Tuesday, July 4.

Local organizations such as the Barkhamsted Historical Society, Northwestern Regional High School Robotics Club and the Barkhamsted Volunteer Fire Department paraded through Pleasant Valley, throwing beads and candy to spectators along the way.

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