Around Windham County

Thursday June 27, 2013

In Chester...

TEEN DANCE: Bartonsville Grange No. 481 will host a teen dance for ages 12-17 on Saturday, June 29, from 7 to 10 p.m. Snacks and drinks will be on sale. Admission is $2 each. Proceeds benefit the Bartonsville Grange, located at 116 Upper Bartonsville Road in Chester.

For more information, call Maggie at 802-875-5966.

In Chesterfield, N.H. ...

STRAWBERRY SUPPER: The Asbury Church Suppers will begin Saturday, June 29, with a strawberry supper from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The menu includes baked ham, the church’s "famous" baked beans, a variety of summer salads, dinner roll and iced cold tea or lemonade, followed by strawberry shortcake. The cost is $8 per person, $5 for those under age 6.

From Brattleboro, take Route 9 heading toward Keene. Turn right on Route 63. Follow 63 to the Town Hall. For more information, visit

In Dummerston...

OLD-FASHIONED STRAWBERRY SUPPER: The Dummerston Congregational Church will hold its annual Old-fashioned Strawberry Supper on Saturday, June 29, at the Evening Star Grange Hall in Dummerston Center. The supper is all-you-can-eat, family style, with continuous servings from 5 to 7 p.m. and no reservations are needed. There will be ample parking and is handicapped accessible.

The menu includes ham, baked beans, made-on-the-premises potato salad, tuna-macaroni salad and coleslaw, with homemade breads, and various beverages. This supper features large, old-fashioned, double-layered shortcakes made with fresh local strawberries and topped with real whipped cream.

The cost is adults $10, children 12 and under $5. Take-outs are available by calling the Grange the day of the supper at 802-254-1138. For more information: 802-257-0544,;


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