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Book, small antique appraiser to be at Giles Festival this year

Don Parrish will also appraise small antiques atGiles Arts and Crafts Festival on October 6, 2007; small fee will be charged
Don Parrish of Bardstown Booksellers will be at the annual Giles Arts and Crafts Festival on October 6 from 9-4 Central Time to appraise books and Small antiques.

Mr. Parrish, an experienced appraiser, offers his skill and knowledge for the convenience of collectors of South Central Kentucky. A fee of $3 per item, which goes to support the work of The Giles Society, will be charged.

The Giles Arts and Crafts Festival is held at Giles House in Knifley, KY.

Directions to Giles House are:

From Campbellsville: Take hwy 70 S to the intersection of Hwy 76, turn right, continue through Knifley on 76 until you reach Spout Springs Road (see Giles historical marker), turn left, go .01 mile.

From Columbia: Take Hwy 55 N to Hwy 551, turn right, continue 6.7 miles until intersection with Hwy 76. Turn right and continue 4.1 miles to Spout Springs Road (see Giles historical marker), turn left, go .01 mile.

From Russell Springs:Take Hwy 127 N about 3 miles to Hwy 76, turn left. Go 5.9 miles to Hwy 206, turn right, follow 206 (76 is running with 206 at this point) 2.8 miles to where 206 crosses Hwy 76 again. Turn left on 76, continue 1.6 miles to Spout Springs Road (see Giles historical marker), turn left, go .01 mile.

The Giles Society is a nonprofit organization whose goals are to protect the rural landscape of the Giles House and its surrounding acres, to preserve the architectural and literary heritage of Janice Holt and Henry Giles, and to offer educational opportunities for all people of all ages.

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This story was posted on 2007-09-26 10:36:52

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