If you’ve ever been lucky enough to tour Locust Grove, attend an event, drop off books for the book sale, browse in our gift shop, or stroll through our gardens, chances are you’ve come in contact with a Locust Grove volunteer. Our volunteers are passionate, tireless individuals who care deeply about Locust Grove and its … Continue reading Volunteers make Locust Grove go ’round: Meet Mary Beth Williams
Bob Pilkington & Fred Atkinson, in costume Tomorrow, April 12, is once again our “Volunteer Appreciation” party, an annual rite of formally thanking our volunteers, all 100+ of them, for their service during the year. We count up the hours, issue certificates, offer recognition pins to those who pass certain milestones. In some years we … Continue reading Appreciating Volunteers
At the close of 2020, our outgoing Program Director, Brian Cushing, took a position as the Executive Director of the Shelby County Historical Society. We wish him all the best with his endeavors, and are grateful for his many contributions to Locust Grove! We’ll see you at the distillery, Brian! *** It has been quite … Continue reading Good-Bye for Now, Brian!