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Artisans, Crafts & Music at Historic Bethania’s Black Walnut Festival

Posted by on Jul 18, 2018 in Uncategorized

Artisans, Crafts & Music at Historic Bethania’s Black Walnut Festival

  Drinking a cold beer on a warm September afternoon — good. Drinking a cold beer on a warm September afternoon while enjoying live music — better. Drinking a cold beer on a warm September afternoon while enjoying live music, hot dogs, and shopping for handmade crafts at the Black Walnut Festival in Historic Bethania, NC — the best. That’s what the Black Walnut Festival is all about — providing the best of things folks really enjoy — a day of celebration with local artisans and makers, live music, free parking and fun for the whole family. This year’s festival will be held from 10 am to 4 pm...

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Time to Share Your Passion for Historic Bethania

Posted by on Apr 25, 2018 in Uncategorized

Time to Share Your Passion for Historic Bethania

Hiking shoes – check. Water bottle – check.  Sunscreen – check. Camera – check. Now you’re ready to visit Historic Bethania. Those of us who love Bethania will have a chance to let everyone know why in May. The National Trust for Historic Preservation has selected May as “National Preservation Month.”  Their campaign “This Place Matters” is designed to encourage local communities to share photos and stories highlighting the places they love. To encourage folks in the Piedmont to participate in this national project, Forsyth Preservation, a non-profit group dedicated...

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Trail Walks

Posted by on Apr 9, 2016 in Uncategorized

Explore the nature trails of beautiful Historic Bethania  Bethania’s conservancy-protected lands include four hiking trails through verdant forests and preserved farmlands. The Black Walnut Bottoms Trail is a 1.4 mile trail that begins beside Alpha Chapel and extends through Black Walnut Bottoms forest and farmlands areas.  The 0.7 mile Graveyard Trail begins in the Mill Shoppes parking lot and loops behind God’s Acre. The 0.8 mile Orchard Trail begins at Bethania-Rural Hall Rd. and loops through the Old Orchards preserved lands. Reuter Trail, at 1.42 miles, includes a forest walk, and a...

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Get Involved! Volunteer

Posted by on Mar 10, 2016 in Uncategorized

Historic Bethania could not fulfill its mission without the help of our wonderful volunteers. Are you looking for a fun and unique volunteer experience? Want to get involved in your community? Have a passion for history? Consider joining our volunteer program. Our volunteer program has something for everyone. There are many jobs in which volunteers can make a real difference. Volunteers willing to take on just about any task are regularly needed at Historic Bethania. To get involved in helping around Bethania please submit a completed Volunteer Application . What are the benefits of...

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