Ten local businesses showcased their products for the Friends of the Buckeye Lake Library first ever Taste of Buckeye Lake. Librar y supporters paid $40 each for what turned out to be more of a full meal starting with appetizers through dessert. No one left hungry or thirsty.
The event raised more than $2,000 toward the library’s occupancy expenses. T he Friends have committed to pay those expenses which total about $18,000 to $20,000 a year.
Some guests were surprised at the quality and diversity of the food and drink available at local businesses. The Friends encourage residents to stop in soon at these businesses for a drink, meal, treat or special order for an event.