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​Upcoming Wake County Historical Society Events

March 11, 2018

Chairs, Cots, and Coffins: Joel Brown, Henry J. Brown and the Origins of Raleigh’s Oldest Business

Mark Blake of Brown-Wynne Funeral Home and Anne Powell, descendant of Joel Brown, will discuss “Chairs, Cots, and Coffins: Joel Brown, Henry J. Brown and the Origins of Raleigh’s Oldest Business.”

April 15, 2018

“Historic Oakwood Cemetery” by Bruce Miller and Robin Simonton

​Hear Bruce Miller and Robin Simonton talk about their Arcadia Press book, Historic Oakwood Cemetery.

May 11, 2018

Private Bus Tour to Halifax and Northampton Counties

​Exclusive trip in a private bus to northeastern NC for behind-the-scenes tours and visits to private homes. Seating is limited.

June 7, 2018

Annual Dinner Meeting with BBQ

​Join us for the Annual Dinner Meeting at J.C. Raulston Arboretum, hear a fabulous speaker, eat some great barbecue, and mingle with your old friends and make some new ones.