|April 27 , 2014|
Memorial Sevice - Dr. Ann A. Hertzler
|May 03 , 2014|
Operation Bumble Bee - David Stallman
|May 07 , 2014|
Book Talk - Michael Thorton - Fire in the Carolinas
|May 17 , 2014|
Tea and flower arranging presentation
Location : Latimer House & Wilmington Historic Districts
Contact : 910-762-0492
All structures on the tour are in the three hundred block area that composes the Historic District of Wilmington, North Carolina, as listed on the National Register of Historic Places. A different grouping of homes and sites are selected every year.
The 2012 Candlelight Tour features 16 houses in Wilmington's Historic Downtown and Carolina Heights Districts, spanning from the early to mid-nineteenth centuries to the mid-twentieth century. Buildings on the 2012 tour include: homes that belonged to well-known Wilmington artist Elizabeth Chant, and historian Louis T. Moore; three historic churches; and two businesses dating to the early 1900s.
Buy Early & Save! Tickets $25, or $30 after November 16
Candlelight Tour Raffle Tickets On Sale Now! Click the link for more information.
Local History Book Sale on-going in the Latimer House Kitchen during the Candlelight Tour! New books - gift-wrapped and ready! Also choice used books by local authors or on local history as low as $1 for hardbacks and $.50 for paperbacks - fiction and non-fiction. Other local history momentos on sale - Latimer House ornaments, sweatshirts, and t-shirts!
For more information, contact the Historical Society at 910-762-0492 or order online by following this link!
Tickets may also be purchased on location at the following sites:
The Sterling House