Gaineswood Day is SaturdayBy Jason Cannon Published 4:02pm Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Gaineswood Day will be held this Saturday, May 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Admission is $20 per person. Children under 6 years old are free.
The admission fee covers registration, presentations, and meal during the four hour event.
The schedule for the day is as follows:
10 a.m.: Registration and Welcome
10:30 a.m.: Unveiling of Portraits by artist Nathan Glick of Nathan Bryan Whitfield and George Strother Gaines
10:45 a.m.: Special Speaker – author Rufus Ward
The Tombigbee Steamboats Book Signing
11:30 a.m.: BBQ Lunch Served and Tours Available
1 p.m.: Special Speaker – Joyce Lamont – Archives and Preservation
1:45 p.m.: Refreshments