Up Close and Personal Spotlights Historian Betty Green

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Up Close and Personal Spotlights Historian Betty Green

November 5, 2011

Up Close and Personal Spotlights Historian Betty Green

Seating is limited for November 5 Yacht Club Evening

St. Marks – The St. Marks Yacht Club will host Wakulla County historian Betty Green as the featured speaker at the Club’s second Up Close and Personal Spotlight  on Saturday, November 5 at 7:30 pm. Green is a Charter Member of the Wakulla County Historical Society, co-founder of the County Historical Museum and a Wakulla Times columnist.

In a conversational-style interview led by Dr. Betty Ann Korzenny, Adjunct Professor, Florida State University, School of Communication, Green will share her own three generational stories of Wakulla County, along with anecdotes from the founding of the county’s historical society and amusing tales about the creation of the Historical Museum. She will discuss what drives her to be a historian, what she believes history is and speak of the first time she felt she “touched history”.

To “keep history real” Korzenny invites everyone to bring a favorite piece of history to display such as old family or business photographs, pottery shards, arrowheads and old glass bottles.  “With the artifacts that are brought and displayed… more Betty Green Spotlight (1)

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Date:
November 5, 2011
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St. Marks Yacht Club
St. Marks, FL United States
Phone:
(850) 210-7058