32nd annual Cottagers House Tour

This classic 1880s Oak Bluffs Carpenter Gothic house at 51 Pequot Avenue, owned by Michael and Marushka Waters, is featured on the tour. — File photo by Michael Cummo

Cottagers Incorporated, a group of professional African-American women formed in 1956, will hold its 32nd annual tour of historic houses in Oak Bluffs from 10 am to 3 pm on Thursday, July 16. The annual tour raises funds for the Cottagers, whose mission is to promote education, a sense of cultural pride, and the value of service to the community. Tickets are available at Cottagers Corner, 65 Pequot Avenue, and at several shops on Circuit Avenue, including C’est la Vie and Cousen Rose Gallery. For additional information, contact info@cotterscornermv.org.