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Volunteer docents needed as tour guides at the historical Burroughs Home and Gardens
Seeking personable people who are passionate about history, architecture and/or storytelling
Seasonal property tours of the Burroughs Home and Gardens are now being offered by reservation only on weekdays from 11:00 a.m. to noon. Reserved tours followed by a catered lunch are $30/adult. Tours without lunch are $12/adult and $10/senior. Free parking is available across the street at 2500 First Street. For advance tour reservations, call (239) 337-9505.
The elegant Burroughs Home and Gardens is also available for weddings, receptions, private parties, and family gatherings with its new, open air Gale McBride Pavilion for up to 300 guests.
The 2½ story, 6,000 square foot, turn-of-the-
Volunteers are vital to the Uncommon Friends Foundation, as with most nonprofit organizations. From management assistance, to the cleaning crew, Holiday House helpers and docents, volunteers make it possible to keep the beautiful Burroughs Home and Gardens maintained, open and available for the enjoyment of the public.
The Uncommon Friends Foundation, a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization established in 1993, manages the historic Burroughs Home and Gardens and is dedicated to lifelong character building among today’s youth and business leaders. For information, visit www.uncommonfriends.org or contact Executive Director Angela Melvin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Page Updated Last on: Jan 13, 2016