Historic Everett Home Tour Saturday, September 8th 10am-3pm The tour starts at the Van Valey House, 2130 Colby Avenue Tour seven of Everett’s amazing historic homes! This popular annual event is a great way learn the history of local homes and gain an appreciation for preserving the character of Everett’s neighborhoods. See how each special home has been updated and find out useful tips on renovating and updating your unique place. Tickets available for $20 at: J Matheson’s Gifts, 2615 Colby Ave Brown Paper Tickets to order online Or purchase day of the tour at the Van Valey house The tour starts at the Van Valey House for check-in. Guests will get their guide booklet and map to locate the houses. You may be asked to wear footies or remove your shoes at some homes. Slip on shoes are encouraged. Some rooms or areas may not be accessible. Photos may be taken at the discretion of the homeowner. Express check-in will be available for those that purchase tickets before the event. Call Andrea Tucker at 425-870-6699 to volunteer as a docent for 3 hours and receive FREE TOUR TICKETS. (Volunteer orientation and assignments starts at 9am) Special thanks to Lamoureux Real Estate for their support. Watercolor painting for our tour brochure is by local artist Elizabeth Person. More 2018 Events IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SAVE! Endangered Buildings: Longfellow School The Everett School District is considering demolition of this 1911 building, located at 3715 Oakes Ave. It’s in danger of being replaced by parking spaces. For more on its history and how the public can help preserve its legacy, see Longfellow School. More Endangered Everett Buildings Add the 2018 Calendar to Your Collection Our calendar celebrates the 125th anniversary of Everett’s city charter in 1893. Still available for a reduced price of $5.00! We can also mail it to you, click “Buy Now” below to order.