Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Old Salem Presents Preservation Month Lunch & Learn Series

As part of National Historic Preservation Month, which takes place in May, Old Salem Museums & Gardens is hosting three Wednesday noon lectures on May 9, May 16 and May 30, 2012.  Topics for the “Lunch and Learn” lectures are related to the theme of landscapes. The lectures take place from noon until 1 p.m. and attendees are invited to bring a bag lunch to enjoy during the talk. All lectures take place in the James A. Gray, Jr. Auditorium in the Old Salem Visitor Center at 900 Old Salem Road.

Lunch & Learn Schedule:

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
The Wachovia Landscape
By Dr. Mo Hartley, Director of Archaeology, Old Salem Museums & Gardens

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
From St. Philips to Happy Hill: The African American Landscape of Salem
By Cheryl Harry, Director of African American Programming, Old Salem Museums & Gardens

Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Forsyth County’s Agricultural Heritage
By Heather Fearnbach, Historic Preservation Consultant

No advance reservations are required. For more information, please contact David Bergstone (336-721-7341, dbergstone@oldsalem.org)

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