Congaree Land Trust presents Fall Celebration

EASTOVER, SC—Join Congaree Land Trust (CLT) for its annual Fall Celebration, an afternoon dedicated to honoring the natural splendor and beauty of central South Carolina. Hosted at Wavering Place on November 10th from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., this event promises fun for the entire family.

CLT’s Fall Celebration will bring friends of the land trust together to experience the benefits of conserving our natural places. Enjoy live music from local band The Blue Iguanas and a lowcountry boil lunch while partaking in outdoor recreation and fun activities for all ages.

Activities will include:
• Falconry demonstrations from Tyler Wright
• Nature hikes led by CLT’s land protection director Mary Crockett, and naturalist John Cely and Wavering Place owner Weston Adams (bring appropriate shoes)
• Face painting
• Programs from Carolina Wildlife Center, Camp Discovery, and Palmetto Gun Dogs
• Vendor booth by Old Swamp Apiary
• Bring Your Own Bike, explore parts of Wavering Place on your own (helmets and signed waiver required)

An annual event, the Fall Celebration is a homecoming for those in the Midlands and beyond who are dedicated to preserving lands of scenic and working value in the area.

Join CLT in aiding our mission to preserve the natural heritage of central SC at Fall Celebration. Register for tickets by visiting our website www.congareelt.org OR our Eventbrite bit.ly/clt-FallCelebration18

Buy tickets by Oct. 22nd and you will be entered into our raffle to win a prize from Mast General Store, River Runner, Half-Moon Outfitters, OR Motor Supply Co. Bistro.

About Congaree Land Trust: The Congaree Land Trust (CLT) was founded in 1992 by seven individuals committed to conserving the natural and scenic lands in central South Carolina. Since CLT’s inception, they have conserved over 74,000 acres, representing 159 individual properties of priority conservation land in 13 counties. Conservation easements help protect the natural areas that fuel our state’s natural resource-based economy and define our way of life.

About Wavering Place: Situated near Congaree National Swamp, Wavering Place is a beautiful property of lush woodlands and working value. Purchased by the Adams Family in the 18th century, the sprawling homestead was protected by a conservation easement in December 2006. The family-owned property is listed on the national register of historic places. The easement, held by CLT, ensures the preservation of the Adams’ family place forever. Learn more at www.waveringplace.com