Upcoming Events

Creek Crawl - Salem Creek in history and today 3/16/2014
Start Date/Time:
Sunday, March 16, 2014 2:00 AM
Recurring Event:
One time event

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Meet at the tennis court parking lot adjacent to the Salem Avenue round-about.

Since the Moravians settled Salem in 1766  through today, Salem Creek has been an important resource for food, water, power, and recreation. Tour the sites where the Moravians used the creek to sustain their lives, and then see how the creek is faring today. Led by archaeologist M. O. Hartley, Ph.D. & researcher/planner Martha Hartley of Old Salem Museums & Gardens and Cornelia Barr of the Gateway Environmental Initiative. (Shoes for soggy ground and uneven terrain suggested.).

To register, contact Cornelia Barr at (336) 722-5493 or gatewaynaturecenter@gmail.com

For more information about events during Forsyth Creek Week, please visit www.forsythcreekweek.org