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Savour Summer at the Strawberry Social

Adventure #51: Savour a Slice of Summer at the Strawberry Social

One summer day in 1976, the staff and volunteers at Joseph Brant Museum held their first Strawberry Social on the museum grounds as a way to bring the community together while raising funds. That day, more than 500 people turned out for ice cream and berries. Now, the tradition lives on over 35 years later.

The annual Strawberry Social has become a Canada Day tradition for our family. After all, what better symbol of Canada is there than sweet, red, juicy berries draped over cold, indulgent white vanilla ice cream?

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