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Protecting & Preserving the Blue Ridge Parkway – Tuesday, November 19 at 9:30 am

We hope you will join
The Garden Club of Weaverville
for Our November Meeting

Program: Protecting & Preserving the Blue Ridge Parkway 

Tuesday, November 19 at 9:30 am

In the Weaverville Town Hall Community Room
[30 South Main Street]

Carolyn Ward, CEO of the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation (https://www.brpfoundation.org) will share information about Foundation projects and programs to help ensure the Blue Ridge Parkway is protected now and into the future.

Carolyn’s distinguished career has spanned three decades from field interpreter at Hungry Mother State Park to CEO of the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation. She was born in the Blue Ridge Mountains in Southwestern Virginia, graduated from Emory and Henry College, and received her Master’s degree and Ph.D. from Virginia Tech in Forestry. She is a decorated professor, award-winning researcher and author whose life’s work has been dedicated to building bridges and making connections.

The Garden Club of Weaverville is a co-ed, non-profit organization open to everyone. For more information on what we do, becoming a member or supporting the club visit our website.