On Sunday, June 24 at 2 p.m., the Henry County Heritage Trust is hosting a free pottery presentation at the Fellowship Cup.
Jeremy McLaughlin, President of Iowa Stoneware Collectors Society, will talk about the history of Henry and Des Moines County potteries by highlighting the Melcher and Beck potteries.
McLaughlin has an extensive collection and will display samples of stoneware produced in this region.
Display tables will be available and attendees are encouraged to bring and display their personal collections of SE Iowa stoneware.
Editors note: A previous publication stated the event was hosted by the Fellowship Cup. The News apoligizes for the error.