If These Graves Could Speak .... Stories of Notable Residents of the Pee Dee Cemetery - Sunday, October 16, 2022 at 2pm

The event is open to the public and free! 
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Gold Mining in the Southern Piedmont - Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at 7pm

Lane Peeler - Wesley Chapel member & event host

Rev. Kris Mares - Wesley Chapel Minister

Kay Cosgrove Introducing the Speaker

Aaron Kepley, Speaker & Rowan County Historian

Above Ground Mining

Aaron Kepley, Speaker & Joyce Lambert, Historical Society Board Member

Pictures courtesy of Rich Cosgrove

Health Heroes of Prior Decades: Part II - Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Click on the videos below to watch the program.

VIDEO - Health Heroes of Prior Decades: Part II (March 29, 2022)


VIDEO - Health Heroes of Prior Decades: Part I (August 27, 2019)


EVENT PHOTOS FROM PART II - March 29, 2022
Dr. Eric Johnsen and Dr. Stephen Seltzer

Sign from Dr. Eric Johnsen's office

Dr. Robert Gaither and Donna Gaither
Dr. Gaither was one of the doctors mentioned in the presentation

Naval Stores and the Real Tar Heels - A story about our Long Leaf Pines - SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 27

Billy McRae and Earl Ijames with Long Leaf Pine and Palm Tree
Pat Bramlett, Wayne Sasser, Earl Ijames
Chris Whitley, Earl Ijames, Kay  Cosgrove
Earl Ijames with young attendee
Titus & Brenda Stanback
Miriam Cranford & Ruth Cotton
Group
Planting
Planting completed

Pictures Courtesy of:
Roger Eudy, Bill McRae, and Brian Jones

SECOND SUNDAY AT THE SNUGGS HOUSE - February 13 from 2pm to 5pm

Come and tour the historic houses owned and operated by the Stanly County Historical Society. Our guest artisan, Certified Aromatherapy Specialist Shannon Thompson will provide a recipe and demonstration for homemade body scrub at 2:30 & 3:30. Valentine theme products will be available for purchase from Brave Acre Micro-Farmstead.