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Our programs will resume in September and are open to the public. They are held at Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE), 3381 Hunting Country Road, Tryon, NC 28782, Tryon, NC.

For directions, visit www.fence.org

Our programs are currently held at FENCE. (*FENCE:  Foothills Equestrian Nature Center, 3381 Hunting Country Road, Tryon, NC 28782.) at 2:00 on the third Wednesday and are open to the public.  The Tryon Garden Club owns and maintains Pearson's Falls,  www.pearsonsfalls.org


September 18, 2019 

Dustin Smith

Curator – Reptiles, Amphibians, Fish, & Invertebrates, NC Zoo 

 “Protecting Hellbenders”  (NC Zoo features Hellbender sculpture by Tryon sculptor Dale Weiler)


October 16, 2019

Eleanor Owen and Matt Jones

“Hardscape in the Garden with Pottery of Matt Jones”


January 15, 2020

David Campbell

“An Inventory of the Significant Natural Areas of Polk County” 


February 19, 2020 

Steve Bennett 

“Wetlands, Long Leaf Pines”


March 18, 2020

Rick Huffman, Founder of SC Native Plant Society

Pearson’s Falls - A Beautiful Place

This video is made possible by a grant from the Tryon International Equestrian Center's 2016 Great Charity Challenge with support from the Tryon Garden Club. Written and produced by Kathy Wright and narrated by Patrick McMillan, PhD. Video production by Erik Olsen.

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