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Arts & Entertainment Glenville Historical Society History Tour July 20

The Glenville Area Historical Society’s third annual History Tour is planned for the Glenville area’s prominent Big Ridge Community on Saturday, July 20. Buy tickets, pick up the brochure and hear a basic overview at the Big Ridge Baptist Church to the final stop at Sims Valley.

Included are almost every type of historical site from original and restored homesteads, farms and cabins to community buildings with a past.

The approximately two-and-a-half-hour tour is self-guided via the tour brochure that includes the basic story of each site, a map and photos. The tour opens at 10 a.m. and tickets will be sold until 2 p.m. Plenty of directional signage will be placed on the main roads leading to Glenville and Big Ridge.

For more information call the Glenville Area Historical Society at (828)743-1658 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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