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A grand day, with grand results

Leah Colby visited her grandfather, Bill Smith, at The Fountains at Millbrook for Grandparents Day. They checked out some wood carvings by several residents, this one of Noah’s Ark. Photo by Judith O’Hara Balfe

MILLBROOK — Sunday, Sept. 8, was Grandparents Day, and The Fountains at Millbrook held a celebration with all things fall, such as pumpkin doughnuts, hot and cold apple cider and music. 

Thomas Hooker Hanford played the harmonica and guitar, singing songs most of the residents knew, from as far back as 1926 and through the ‘60s. There were many singing along, tapping feet and clapping hands. 

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