Tea and cake celebration
Somers - posted Jul, 01 2013
SOMERS - The Somers Historical Society, Inc. will honor long-time member Jeanne K. DeBell on Sunday, July 21, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. This event will take place on Somers Common, 11 Battle St., Somers. For more than 45 years, DeBell has been working in the Somers Historical Society, Inc. She has been past president, vice president and is presently the curator. DeBell is resigning her current position as curator, and moving west to be near her daughter in Washington. During her time in Somers, DeBell has been involved with many of the major historic events in town. She has co-authored two books on Somers History. In 1984, she was one of the organizers of the 250th anniversary of the town of Somers. You are invited to come to the museum for tea and cake to celebrate. The museum will be open with displays from the Somersville Woolen Mill, Civil War, Indian Museum and the Four Town Fair. Everyone is welcome.