Time Capsule Ceremony – Fruitport History Remembered

Location: Fruitport District Library Grounds, by Pomona Park

capsuleplaqueOn May 31, 1969 the first 50 year time capsule was buried on the Fruitport District Library grounds. On May 4, 2019 the 4 foot tall capsule was unearthed during the Village of Fruitport’s 150th Anniversary Celebration.  Artifacts could be seen at Village Pharmacy of Fruitport until June 14th and on the Fruitport Historical Society website.

On June 22nd another 50 year capsule was buried until 2069.

All those attending the ceremony received wooden and metal centennial coins that were buried in the capsule in 1969.