Forsyth County Genealogical Society meets at Forsyth County Public Library-Reynolda Manor Branch auditorium, 2839 Fairlawn Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27106 on June 2, 2015.  Social at 6:30 PM; program at 7:00.  Free and open to the public.

Our speaker will be Frank McMahon, who is the Historical Interpreter at Fort Dobbs State Historical Site, located in Statesville, NC.  He has previously been an interpretive ranger at Valley Forge National Historical Park and  has an interest in historical gardening and agriculture.  He began researching the gardens at Bethabara while gathering information for development of a historical, garrison garden at Fort Dobbs.  He is the author of the article, “The Gardens of Bethabara- Salad…the King of the Wild Frontier?” which appeared in Volume 33, No 2 edition of The Journal of the Forsyth County Genealogical Society.

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