Over the Mountain
Independent Presbyterian Church Holiday House Tour
Four homes in Redmont Park and one in Mountain Brook will be open for this year’s Independent Presbyterian Church’s Holiday House Tour. The annual event is set for Dec. 14 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Dec. 15 from 1-5 p.m. On the tour are the homes of Louise and John Beard, 2820 Stratford Road; Maggie and Will Brooke, 2500 Lanark Road; Rita and James Dixon, 11 Clarendon Road; Vicki and Marvin Perry, 1621 Lanark Place, and Staci and Ben Thompson, 2701 Argyle Road. The church at 3100 Highland Avenue also will be open, and Christmas tea will be served in the Great Hall on both days of the tour. Tickets are $20 and go on sale Dec. 1. To buy tickets, call the church at 933-1830, visit www.ipc-usa.org or stop by the church reception desk during business hours. Tickets may also be purchased at the homes and the church during tour hours. Shuttle parking for the homes in the English Village area will be available at the Junior League of Birmingham building, 2212 20th Ave. South.