The Lower Columbia Preservation Society’s 11th annual garden tour will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2011. The self-guided tour is from 10am to 3pm. A reception will be held from 3-4:30 p.m. The tickets can be purchased on the day of the tour at 690 17th Street in Astoria, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Raffle tickets can also be purchased at this time: $1 each or 15 for $10.00. Winners need not be present to win. Admission is $15.00 for nonmembers and $10.00 for LCPS members. For information call 503-325-8024.