Green Lake Celebrates 175 Anniversary

(Green Lake) Green Lake kicks off its 175th Anniversary with a celebration Sunday at Deacon Mills Park from 11am to 3pm. Things will get started at 11 am with the National Anthem followed by a welcome from Mayor Ray Radis and State Representative Alex Dallman. The High School Band will perform. There will be other activities including secret tours of the Thrasher Opera House, an open house at the Dartford Historical Society, Horse Drawn Wagon Rides, a picnic lunch, a Kids corner and much more. Evelyn Galster, one of the organizers, says Green Lake actually started out as Dartford in 1847 changing its name to Green Lake 60 years later. A more complete list of activities for the celebration is available on the Visit Green website.