Tuesday, March 18, 2008

RIDE INTO THE PAST: GWINNETT’S HISTORIC BUS TOUR

From Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation:

Interested in fascinating and exciting inside information about Gwinnett’s past? If so, register for Gwinnett’s Historic Bus Tour, March 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., to learn all you want to know about Gwinnett County’s history.

Visit some of Gwinnett’s oldest and most unique buildings, tour McDaniel Farm Park and the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse and enjoy lunch at the restaurant of your choice in historic downtown Norcross.

“The Bus Tour is a great opportunity to learn things about Gwinnett that you probably have never heard before,” says Elaine Powell of the Gwinnett History Museum. “[The tour] is going to be really fun.”

The tour will depart from Rhodes Jordan Park Community Recreation Center, located at 100 East Crogan St. in Lawrenceville, and costs $15 per person, plus the cost of lunch. The registration deadline is March 19. For more information or to register, call 770-822-5178. Sponsored by Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation and the Gwinnett History Museum, located at 455 S. Perry St. in Lawrenceville.

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