Town of Sandwich 250th Anniversary event today

SANDWICH — Town of Sandwich Moderator Lee Quimby and his special guests will bring Sandwich history alive this Saturday, October 26 at the Sandwich Central School from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

"Sandwich - The Beginning" will celebrate and highlight the signing of the town charter and some of the town's earliest settlers.The festivities will include an historical vignette, a Congessional Record dedication, a 250th commemorative postal cancellation presentation and music, food and drinks from that time period.

The refreshments will be prepared by the Corner House Inn. There will also be a raffle for a 250th anniversity commemorative chair. There is no charge for this event which is sponsored by the 250th Anniversary Committee.