Book Fair and Strawberry Festival make for a special day in Amenia

Harlem Valley Chamber of Commerce President Ken Hale shared some ice cream with his 19-month-old grandson, Cooper. Below, Liz O’Connor and John Brimelow, of Sharon, Conn., bought books at the Amenia Free Library’s Book Sale. Photo by Whitney Joseph

AMENIA — The skies remained clear on Saturday, June 9, much to the relief of those attending the Amenia Free Library’s Book Fair and Bake Sale and the Harlem Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Strawberry Festival and Grand Bazaar. As has been the tradition for many years, the two events were held simultaneously, though this year while the Book Fair was at the library the Strawberry Festival and Grand Bazaar were held at Four Brothers Drive-In. 

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