June 10, 2008
Kempton Country Fair is the first fair of the season in the entire Commonwealth and is the first of four major agricultural fairs in Berks County.
Commissioner Mark Scott, back row, third from left, joins the members of the Kempton Fair Board on opening night, June 10th. Also on hand for the ceremony was Pennsylvania Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Cheryl Cook, back row, second from left, and PDA's Regional Director William Zollers, back row, second from right. Pictured with the government officials were Diana Heffner, Kempton Country Fair president, front row, far right and other members of the Kempton Fair Board.
Kempton Fair volunteers, front row, left to right - Carolyn Wasser, junior board member; Amy Hamm, entertainment director; Gail Heintzelman, treasurer; Heather Riegel, vice president; Diana Heffner, president. Back row, left to right - Ronald Heintzelman, director; Julie Fenstermaker, director; Wayne Heffner, president of the Kempton Community Recreation Center; and Tim Wasser, livestock superintendent.