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An Old Vermont 4th

04 Jul

To celebrate the 4th of July, Carol and I headed north to Woodstock, VT, where we visited the Billings Farm & Museum, a working dairy farm that dates back to the 1890’s. They had a special program for the day, An Old Vermont 4th. The program included speeches by Nathan Hale, a reading of the Declaration of Independence by a local Boy Scout troop, making strawberry ice cream (yummy), and tours of the farmhouse and grounds.

On the way home, we stopped by the Taftsville Covered Bridge and dam.

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We ended our excursion with an early dinner at Bear’s Smokehouse Barbecue in Windsor, CT. It was an enjoyable, educational day.

 
 

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