A new cemetery committee has been formed by the WWHF.
We are very concerned about preserving and protecting our treasured Wilkes County cemeteries. If you are aware of any unknown cemeteries, or would just like to join our endeavor, please contact the foundation at 706-678-5001 or 706-678-2105.
You are cordially invited to attend the Dedication of the "Washington Square" interpretive marker
(a part of the Jefferson DAvis Heritage Trail)
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Wilkes County Courthouse Lawn
Speakers include Steve Longcrier (Civil War Heritage Trails)
A luncheon will be held at 12 noon at the Washington Woman's
Club, 18 N. Alexander Avenue.
Save the Date!
December 8th & 9th
Join us Friday evening for a Cocktail Party and Candlelight Dinner, then tour Antebellum, Victorian, and early 20th century homes on Saturday. The Christmas Tour of Homes is proudly presented by The Washington-Wilkes Historical Foundation.