Guardians of Our Troubled Waters
The River Heroes of the South
Thursday, November 7 – 7:00 PM- CORAL GABLES CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, Coral Gables, FL
The Center’s newest documentary film focuses on three communities- South Florida, Western North Carolina, and East Tennessee and their historical connection to their rivers and streams, how that changed during the industrial age and the early heroes who rose to unite the community to stand up for their waterways. Featured heroes include Marjory Stoneman Douglas and her fight to reclaim the Everglades from efforts to develop and pollute it, Wilma Dykeman, the savior of the French Broad River in Western North Carolina, and the Dead Pigeon River Council who fought against Champion Paper’s destruction of the Pigeon River. This is a general admission event. All tickets are $15. This is a ticket-less event. Your name will be at the reservations table at the door at the time of the event. ALL SALES ARE FINAL.
The program will begin with music at 6:30 pm featuring Florida native JRobert Houghtaling.
Buy the DVD in advance with your reservation and get $5 off the DVD price.
Register now before this show is sold out!
Donation: $15 per person
For more information, contact us at (828) 692-8062.