Bring in your pocket watch for historical evaluation

ADDISON — Do you have a historic clock or pocket watch and want to learn more about it? On Sunday, July 30, from noon to 4 p.m., members of the Green Mountain Timekeepers Society will be in residence on the porch at the Chimney Point State Historic Site in Addison to keep time with the public and tell you about your timepieces.
The public is invited to this “Blast from the Past” afternoon and to bring their old pocket watches and clocks, or photographs of these timepieces. Ask questions about their history, how they work, or how they can be repaired. This blast from the past program is included in the admission to the site, which is $5 for adults, free for children younger than 15).
The Chimney Point State Historic Site is located at 8149 Route 17, at the Vermont foot of the Lake Champlain Bridge.  Call 802-759-2412 for information.  The site is regularly open Wednesdays through Sundays and Monday holidays through Oct. 15, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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