The town is very excited about the heritage celebration
175 years of history and heritage will be celebrated Saturday October 6, 2012. Rodger Engle is a local author and he will be presenting accounts relating to his book, “Stories of a small town’ Rodger will share his experiences in Hedgesville during the years 1948 thru 1964. He will also be signing books and reading excerpts from his book. Rodger said he could not imagine growing up anywhere else other than Hedgesville, WV.
There will also be local civil war authors
Jim Droegemeyer and Steve French presenting stories about the civil war. This will be at the Naylor Library. Mr. French will be presenting at 11 am and Mr. Droegemeyer will be at noon.
There will be 24 artisans displaying hand crafted works. Also, a Love your neighbor giveaway will be at the Hedgesville Presbyterian church.
You will be able to bring a nonperishable item to donate to theBerkeley County Back Pack Program that will help feed more than 180 students.
Michael T., will be performing magic shows.
And there will be guided historic tours of different neighborhoods throughout town and several vendors will have samples of fall favorite foods.
There will be plenty to do and we hope to see you.