Forsyth County Genealogical Society (Lecture)
Location: Reynolda Manor Branch, Forsyth County Library
The Forsyth County Genealogical Society meets Tuesday, February 7, 2017, at the Reynolda Manor Branch of the Forsyth County Public Library, 2839 Fairlawn Dr. in Winston-Salem. A social period begind at 6:30 pm with the program at 7:00 pm. Meetings are free and open to the public and all are welcome to attend.Our topic at this meeting will be, “Five Row: The Lost Village of Reynolda,” presented by Phillip Archer and Bari Helms with the Reynolda House Museum of Art. Five Row was a community within a community where African-American farm employees lived with their families, some of whom also worked as domestics in Reynolda House. Our speakers will educate us on this significant, yet lost, part of our city’s history.If the WS/FC Public Schools are canceled or dismissed early due to weather, the FCGS meeting that evening will be canceled as well.