Sunday, October 7, 2018
“Equalled by Few; Excelled by None:” Virginia Women in History
Mary Ferrari presents “Mary Draper Ingles: Her Long Walk Home and Her Even Longer Impact”
Join Radford University historian Mary Ferrari as she recounts the incredible journey of Mary Draper Ingles, who was captured by Shawnee Indians in 1755 but escaped back to Virginia with a perilous 400-mile trek that made her a legend.
Book signing, wine and cheese reception with author immediately follow the presentation.
All proceeds benefit preservation and education programs at Historic Christ Church & Museum.
Location: Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems, Virginia 22576
Fee: Tickets are $90.00 for the four-part series or $25.00 for each individual presentation. Tickets are non-refundable and do not include book purchases. CLICK HERE to purchase tickets online. Please call HCC&M at 804-438-2441 to purchase tickets by check or credit card.