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Blount-Bridgers Spring Garden Symposium

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Name: Blount-Bridgers Spring Garden Symposium
Date: June 1, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
Event Description:

 

Biennial event featuing "all things garden" including lectures, garden vendors, tours of private and public gardens, and a true southern lunch served in the historic Calvary Episcopal Churchyard (listed on the National Register of Historic Places).
Featured Symposium speakers will be Brie Arthur (sustainable vegetable gardening) and Andrea Sprott (restorating and maintaining historic gardens).

Location:
Calvary Episcopal Church (registration in Clark Hall)
411 East Church Street, Tarboro
 
Date/Time Information:

Saturday, June 1, 2019
8:30 am registration followed by lectures, luncheon catered by Myrtle Grove Plantation, and garden tours including The Barracks and Norfleet House (both under new ownership and open for the first time to Symposium guests).
Garden vendors (unique plants, birdhouses, garden decor, etc.) will be located outside the west wall (St. David Street) of Calvary Churchyard and are open to the public for shopping.

Contact Information:
Patti Opacinch (252-326-9334) or Candis Owens (252-823-5770)
Fees/Admission:
on-line ticket purchases through eventbrite.com
$70 for full day ($80 purchased at door)
$45 for half day ($50 purchased at door)
tickets may be purchased at Tarboro-Edgecombe Chamber of Commerce (252-823-7241) and Edgecombe County Memorial Library (252-823-1141)