Reading blossoms

St. John’s Anglican Church in Waupoos recently presented money raised from its Apple Blossom Festival to the County Kids Read program. From left: County Kids Read chair Anne Preston, receives the donation from Rev. Ada Clifton, one of the event’s organizers Brenda Hellyer, and event host Jenifer Dean of the County Cider Company. (Peggy de Witt/For The Gazette)