John Lawson Legacy Days
Celebrating Pioneer Heritage On Historic Contentnea Creek Travel Back In Time For A Free, Family-Friendly Event! 437A Creekshore Drive, Grifton, North Carolina 28530
Friday, October 28th & Saturday, October 29th, 2016
Photos from the 2015 John Lawson Legacy Days event are available via this link.
Our thanks to Connor Hanes Brown for taking and sharing the photos and
to the Pitt County ROTC Students for their assistance with the event.
Pre-Order Your John Lawson Legacy Days 2015 DVDs Today!
A Perfect Christmas Gift For All History Buffs!
Your Pre-Paid Orders will be available on Sunday, December 6th, 2015 (1 pm - 5 pm)
Your Pre-Paid Orders Must Be Received by Tue., December 1st, 2015 To Insure Availability.
Only $10 at Museum for Free Pick-Up or You May Have Them Mailed To You at $14 Per DVD.
You May Change The Number of Items When You Check Out.
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DVD-A, John Lawson Trek: A Journey of Rediscovery, Scott Huler
DVD-B, North Carolina Civil War History Center & Stories Project, David Winslow and Leonard Lanier
DVD-C, Have We Found The Lost Colony?: The Latest Evidence, Dr. Charles Ewen
DVD-D, Archaeology At Koon's Landing on Contentnea Creek, Grifton, NC, Paige Ford and Amy Dubis
DVD-E, John Lawson Legacy Days 2015 Event: A Compiliation of Photos and Videos of Scenes, Exhibitors, Demonstrators, & More!
You May Also Pre-Order By Check, By Downloading The DVD Order Form Via This Link.
All Amounts Are Considered As Donations To The Grifton Museum. Thank You!
We Look Forward To Seeing You At The Next John Lawson Event October 28th & 29th, 2016.
Friday, October 23, 2015, 6 pm to 9 pm
Tour The Civil War Encampments, See Nighttime Cannon Firings On Contentnea Creek,
Tour The Grifton Museum and Indian Village Re-Creation & More!
Chili Supper, $5 Per Person
Saturday, October 24, 2015, 9 am to 5 pm
Tour The Civil War Encampments, See Daytime Cannon Firings On Contentnea Creek,
Tour The Grifton Museum and Indian Village Re-Creation, Hear Eastern North Carolina History Presentations, Visit Exhibitors, See Demonstrations,
Take A Boat Ride On Contentnea Creek & More!
10 am, "John Lawson Trek 2015: A Journey of Rediscovery"
by Mr. Scott Huler, LawsonTrek.com
11 am, "North Carolina Civil War Center & Stories Project" by Mr. David Winslow
& Mr. Leonard Lanier, NC Dept. of Cultural Resources, NCCivilWarCenter.org
12 noon, Lunch items available for sale include hot dogs, sausage dogs, and butter beans & sausage
1 pm, "Have We Found The Lost Colony?: The Latest Evidence" by Dr. Charles Ewen,
Professor of Anthropology, East Carolina University, ECU.edu
2 pm, "Archaeology at Koon's Landing on Contentnea Creek, Grifton"
by Ms. Paige Ford & Ms. Amy Dubis, East Carolina University Students, ECU.edu