Upcoming Wake County Historical Society Events
Event Cancelled: Earl Ijames will NOT discuss Monuments in North Carolina.
Local historian, John Ward, will discuss “A History of Wake County as Recorded and Collected by Beth Crabtree and Elizabeth Norris.”
Nicholas Askew will demonstrate the making of his fantastic cotton wreaths, discuss how he came to make a career of cotton, and take orders for his creations.
Join us for the Holiday Cocktail Party 2017!
Lecture on the life of Raleigh’s Lunsford Lane
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.”