Boat tour scheduled

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Holgate Avenue Associations Walk Through History, an Ohio Bicentennial event, is slated for 1-5 p.m. Sunday in Defiance. The community is invited to attend the free garden tour and river walk along the citys historic Holgate Avenue. Narrated boat tours by River Runners and Friends will also be available to shuttle guests along the Maumee River. A $10 donation will be accepted for the boat tour. For reservations, call Defiance Area Tourism Visitors Bureau at 419-782-0864 or 800-686-4382. Among those participating are Defiance historians Louis (left) and Francis Simonis (center) and Randy Buchman.