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​Upcoming Wake County Historical Society Events

March 6, 2023

March Book Signing sponsored by the Wake County Historical Society

The post-Civil War “New South” reflected the nation at large as wealth and power shifted from a landed aristocracy to families in business and finance. “Yet for all the advantages that new wealth and social position might bring to those in high places, it would not exempt them from life’s ‘slings and arrows,’ in some cases the result of outrages of their own making.”

April 17, 2023

April Book Signing sponsored by the Wake County Historical Society

"The Book of Ruth, Taming Ghosts, Saving History" is an engaging reflection on the life of a girl born into a traditional Southern family.

May 8, 2023

May Book Signing sponsored by the Wake County Historical Society

Author Terry Henderson speaks and is available to sign his book "Hayes Barton@100", a collection of stories about the neighborhood.

May 13, 2023

Trip to Wendell Museum

Please register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trip-to-wendell-museum-registration-526037220487  to join a trip to the Wendell Museum.  There will be no charge for the tour, but donations to the museum would be welcomed. 

The tour will begin at noon.  There will be an optional, Dutch treat lunch afterwards at Peedie's Grill on Main Street, a soda fountain grill with good sandwiches, burgers and hot dogs.