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Gov. Sununu to attend the event marking the iconic country store’s 150th birthday

BARRINGTON, NH – September 2, 2019 –- Calef’s Country Store’s anniversary celebration this Saturday, Sept. 7 will include New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu, who will take part in a brief program marking the store’s 150th year.

The event -- scheduled from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. – will also include a talk by New Hampshire author and storyteller Rebecca Rule and a performance by bluegrass band Carolyn & Friends. The anniversary program will be emceed by author and well-known radio personality Mike Morin and will also recognize past and present Calef’s employees, including cheese steward Joel Sherburne, who has been on the job a remarkable 62 years.

Vendors, old-fashioned games, raffles, and food stations are planned at the store, located at the intersection of NH Routes 125 and 9.

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