September

September events in Edenton, North Carolina, and Chowan County.

The events are listed chronologically by the last day the event will be held. Please make sure to look at the whole list to see if an event is going on during the time you plan to visit.

 

Saturday, September 7, 2019

Good Night James Iredell - Colonial After Dark

Visit with James Iredell as he remembers Edenton and the after Dark Colonial Practices from his home. 

10 am - 5 pm

James Iredell House

252-482-2637

natalie.harrison@ncdcr.gov

 

Saturday, September 14, 2019

Harriet Jacobs Tour

The Harriet Jacobs Tour begins at the Historic Edenton State Historic Site, Visitor Center with a brief orientation. The tour continues to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, then to the corner of S. Granville and W. Eden Streets where the home of Dr. Norcom is interpreted; to West King Street, Wessington House lot near Beverly Hall where on this location once stood the home of Samuel Tredwell Sawyer. The tour continues to the lot where once stood the home of Harriet's grandmother, Molly Horniblow followed by the location of Dr. Norcom's medical office and then the location of Horniblow's Tavern.

The tour continues with the 1767 Chowan County Courthouse and Chowan County Jail followed by the Edenton Waterfront, with interpretation on the Market House, Snaky Swamp, the home of Martha Blount and ending at the Harriet Jacobs Historical Highway Marker

3:00 pm

Historic Edenton Visitor Center

$2.50

252-482-2637

natalie.harrison@ncdcr.gov

 

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Cupola House Membership Association

Join the Cupola House Association for their Membership Appreciation Brunch. Membership information can be found on www.cupolahouse.org.

12:30 pm

Cupola House Gardens

khstage@yahoo.com

cupolahouse.org

 

Monday, September 30, 2019

Cupola House Speakers Series - Kroghie Andersen North Carolina Decoys

Mr. Andersen owns and operates Andersen Advisory, LLC a decoy appraisal and buying/selling advisory firm based in Charlotte, NC.  In conjunction with his life-long interest in waterfowl hunting, Mr. Andersen started collecting old working decoys in 1970.  Shorebird Decoys of North Carolina is a 209-page book Mr. Andersen, Philip Harvey and other collectors authored.

    5:00-5:30 pm Refreshments/5:30 pm Lecture
     Shepard-Pruden Library
     Free and Open to the Public
     252-482-4112