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Historic Parkersburg home opens doors to visitors


The Wood County Historical and Preservation Society and the Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library teamed up once again to reconnect Parkersburg to its roots with a fun-filled day of activities at the Phelps-Tavenner House, the oldest residence in the county on an original site.
While the Historical and Preservation Society offered tours of the grounds, the library set up a storybook walk, interactive storytime, crafts and other fun activities for kids to enjoy. The bookmobile was also in attendance for people to check out.
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