Take a tour of Heritage Park Sunday

Take a tour of Heritage Park Sunday

CUMBERLAND - On Sunday Aug. 25, join a walking tour of the Valley Falls Heritage Park sponsored by the Blackstone Valley Tourism Council. The free tour starts at 4 p.m. at the Central Falls Boat Landing, 45 Madeira Ave., Central Falls, just off Broad Street and just across the river from Valley Falls.

Tour participants will walk across the stone bridge and through the park, an urban archeology site of the former Valley Falls Company, and hear about the people who worked the mill.

Conducting the tour will be Steven Todaro, former history teacher with vast knowledge of the Industrial Revolution.

For more information, call Dianne Mailloux at 401-724-2200 or email keep.bv.beautiful@gmail.com.