As the Dogwood Festival weekend approaches plans are being made to attend several events.  One such event not to miss is the Quincy Preserves Spring Home Tour and Garden Party this Saturday.  This year's stop is at 1617 Hampshire in Quincy from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday. Historical information and architectural details about the home will be revealed by tour guides. After your tour you are invited to attend  a backyard garden party with hors d'oeuvres, refreshments and a cash bar. Several flower pots decorating the garden will then be made available for sale

The cost to take the tour is $12 in advance at or $15 on the day of the tour. Advance tickets are also available at Arts Quincy, Adam Florist, Emerald City Jewelers, History Museum, Kirlin’s Hallmark and in Hannibal at Java Jive and Dempsey & Dempsey.

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