FGG News

The Fearrington Genealogy Group shares interests such as personal and area histories, general research techniques, and advances in technology. We cordially invite newcomers to join us at our monthly meetings, 3-5 p.m., on the second Tuesday, September through May, at the Gathering Place and on occasional research trips.


Tuesday, May 10, 2022, 3:00 p.m. at the Gathering Place

Topic: Illustrated presentation by Club Member Marci Ver Ploeg titled Rediscovering Edna Lewis

R.B. and Jenny Fitch recruited 66 year old African American Chef and author Edna Lewis from New York City to the Fearrington House Restauranrt as a guest Chef in 1983. Her famed chocolate soufflé remains on the dessert menu to the present day. Marci, a semi-retired culinary professional, will reveal some of the secrets she’s unraveled about this legendary and enigmatic Grande Dame of Southern Cooking.

Newcomers welcome

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WORKSHOPS are temporarily cancelled.