GILMANTON — Mark your calendars for Saturday, August 3, and take a step back into time and tour 10 of Gilmanton's finest old homes. Douglas W. Towle, restorer extraordinaire, is chairing this event for the benefit of the Gilmanton Year Round Library.
Featured on the tour will be a Pilgrim style home, along with Capes, Colonials and Federals.
The price to tour 9 of the homes is $20. As an added treat, for $25 extra, people can tour Douglas Towle's current restoration and enjoy a beer/wine/cheese reception beginning at 5 p.m.
Tour times are from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. and tickets can be bought and/or picked up the day of the tour at the Gilmanton Academy located on Route 107 in Gilmanton Corners beginning at 11:30 a.m.
For more information or to purchase tickets, contact Sue Barr at 267-1905 or 491-3477, stop by the Gilmanton Year Round Library, or visit the library's website: www.gyrla.org and make your purchase under "Donations" via Visa/MC, PayPay, or cash/check.