• Byron Herbert Reece Centennial Festival of Remembrance

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    Name: Byron Herbert Reece Centennial Festival of Remembrance
    Date: September 23, 2017
    Time: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:

    Join us as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Byron Herbert Reece with special speakers, events, and music on Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Reece Farm and Heritage Center

    Highlights will include:

    • Barbeque and fixings from Evie’s Trolley
    • The North Georgia Chamber Symphony Quartet performing Reece favorites …
    • Readers Theatre dramatic reading from a 1979 project at Young Harris College …
    • Remarks by Pastor Jan Devereaux, who knew Reece’s brother …
    • Remarks by John Kay, founding Chairman of the Reece Society …
    • Information on the dedication of the Reece commemorative granite marker at the Reece Park on Blood Mountain

    More coming soon!  Mark your calendars and plan to spend the day enjoying the mountains and honoring the life and talent of this native son.

    Byron Herbert Reece Farm & Heritage Center
    8552 Gainesville Highway
    Blairsville, GA 30512
    Date/Time Information:
    September 23rd
    10am to 4pm
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