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Spring open house at Henke-Buck Farm
May 12, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 19, 2019
The Henke-Buck Ancestral Farm Spring Open House takes place this and next Sunday, May 12 and May 19, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 3373 Ahne Road near Waterloo.
View five historic wedding dresses dating from 1896, samples of vintage wedding bouquets and a vintage trousseau. Heirloom flowers will be for sale.
A gun collection includes Civil War-era and earlier rifles, a World War I bolt action rifle, a 1920 shotgun, a 1940 pump-action .22 rifle and others.
Old-fashioned wedding cake, coffee and punch will be served, with music from records dating from 1930 and vintage floral bridal bouquets plus a history of wedding dresses from black to white.
Reservations are preferred by calling 618-977-8194 or 939-8194.
Donations of $2 for adults or $5 per carload are suggested. Take $1 off with a nonperishable food item for Hope Food Pantry.
This is a fragile environment not suitable for very young children.