April 24, 2015
Honoring the Early Leaders and Looking Towards the Future
Historic Hope Foundation will celebrate its 50th Anniversary with a Gala Event on Friday, April 24th.
The event will recognize the Board members, officers, and others that were instrumental during Hope’s first 5 years in saving the mansion and establishing the Foundation. The Gala Event will begin at 6:30 pm with cocktails followed by dinner and a short program.
6:30 – 7:30 pm
Champage & Shrimp at the Hope Mansion
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Cocktails & Jazz at the
Roanoke Chowan Heritage Center
Dinner in the John E Tyler Room
Black Tie Optional
Please check back for additional information or call 252-794-3140.
May 16, 2015
Hold the date of Saturday, May 16th.
For more information contact: Bobby Williams
Historic Hope Foundation
Proceeds go to the “Hope for Tomorrow” Capital Campaign
Any items you would like to donate would be greatly appreciated.
June 26, 2015 – June 27, 2015
The 5th annual Family History and Genealogy Fair “The Diverse Origins of Families in Bertie County” will be held on June 26th and 27th at the Roanoke Chowan Heritage Center at Historic Hope Plantation. This year’s program will focus on the Bunch and Capehart families and will feature a tour of historic homes related to the Bunch family.
Please check back for additional information regarding this event.
November 7, 2015
This event is not open to the public. There will be a continental breakfast at 9:30 and following by the meeting at 10:00 am. More details to follow.
December 6, 2015
Hold the date for the Historic Hope Foundation Christmas Open House.
Hope Plantation mansion and King Bazemore house will be decorated with period decorations.
Join us for live holiday music, refreshments, and horse wagon / carriage rides. Performers in period costumes will be dancing and playing games of the era.
There is no charge for this event, but donations are greatly appreciated.