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The Historical Society of Helotes Presents: A Dedication of Historical Interpretive Signage
February 18 at 11:00 am – 1:00 pm UTC-5
YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO A DEDICATION OF HISTORICAL INTERPRETIVE SIGNAGE IN OUR OLD TOWN DISTRICT SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2023 11:00 AM IN FRONT OF THE HILEMAN-RIGGS HOUSE (TEXAS GROUNDS COFFEE COMPANY), OLD TOWN The interpretive signs, funded by the Helotes Economic Development Corporation, are Phase Two of a two-phase project that started with the Old Town Helotes Historic Walking Tour Map produced in the spring of 2019 by the HSH, in conjunction with the City of Helotes. The buildings, which are at least 50 years old and have historical significance in Helotes history, are: • Hileman-Riggs House (Texas Grounds Coffee Company) • Riggs Grocery Store (Helotes Gallery) • Terry Residence (J Gibson Salon and Spa) • Riggs Gas Station and Garage (Old Town Depot Antiques) • The Cottage (The Cottage Antiques) • Helotes General Store (Cheetahlish) • Ross Barham House (The Cracked Mug Coffee House). Signs for other historic buildings and structures will be forthcoming. The dedication ceremony will be followed by a walking tour of the historic Old Town buildings. Society President Cynthia Leal Massey will regale attendees with stories about the historic buildings and old Helotes. Cynthia is the author of several books on the history of Helotes. In the event of rain, this event may be postponed. PLEASE RSVP TO: firstname.lastname@example.org