2010-07-24 / News

BLACA Tour of Homes returns August 8

BUCKEYE LAKE – The Buckeye Lake Area Civic Association’s annual Tour of Homes returns for its 25th Anniversary Edition on Sunday, August 8.

The first boat will leave the Lieb’s Island Boat ramp at noon and the last boat embarking on the tour will depart at 3 p.m. This year’s tour features lakeside homes on the south side of the lake.

It takes more than 100 volunteers to host some 800-1,000 guests on a Sunday afternoon, according to tour chair Janet Bartholow. New volunteers are needed every year. Please contact the appropriate chair to volunteer: Home hostees- call Maria Spring at 614-266-2624; dock workers who help boats dock and assist passengers-call Lou Maresca at 740-928-9527; and pontoon captains and first mates-call Dave Adams at 740- 467-2051.

This year’s major corporate sponsors include Joyce and Kyle Thorp of ReMax Realty Centre; Coconis Furniture and Floor Covering; Compass Point; and the Buckeye Lake Region Chamber of Commerce.

There are additional sponsorship or support opportunities for local businesses. Please call Janet Bartholow at 740-928- 6874.

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