Library will host ramp dinner

The Upshur County Public Library and the 88 Restaurant and Lounge are teaming up to host a Ramp dinner from 5-8 p.m. on May 2 at the library.

In order to prepare for the dinner, the library will not be open for services on May 2.

The menu will consist of stir fried ramps, ramp chowder, ramp quiche, mixed green salad with a bacon/ramp vinaigrette dressing, tavern ham, red roasted potatoes, corn bread, dinner rolls, apple dumplings and peach-blueberry cobbler, providing items for those who are and those who are not ramp lovers. Coffee, iced tea and water will be


Tickets are $18 for adults and $9 for children ages 6-12. Children ages 5 and under will be admitted free. Advance reservations are encouraged and will be accepted through April 29 in person at the library circulation desk or by phoning the library at 304-473-4219, extension 14 during regular library hours. All proceeds benefit the Upshur County Public Library.

This is the 20th year for this event.